Gibraltar is a British overseas territory occupying a narrow peninsula of Spain’s southern Mediterranean coast.

Gibraltar is also a heavily fortified British air and naval base that guards the Strait of Gibraltar, which is the only entrance to the Mediterranean Sea from the Atlantic Ocean.

Gibraltar has a population of 33,178 people. Its capital is Gibraltar, and the currency is the Gibraltan Pound. The official language spoken is English.

They celebrate many holidays including:

Gibraltar does not have any world heritage sites or national parks, but they do have various tourist attractions.

  1. Gibraltar Nature Reserve
  2. St. Michaels Cave
  3. The Alameda: Gibraltar Botanic Garden 

Want to learn more? Check out Gibraltar’s tourism website.

Also check out the Gibraltar National Museum for additional information.

Fun activities to do

To download the flag and map:
  1. Click on the image
  2. Right-click and select Save Image As…

Also try making a postcard and it’s stamp! Try filling in your suitcase for the trip!