I was looking forward to my visit to Gibraltar ... not really knowing what to expect. I was warned it was a shopping mecca with deals that weren't really deals. I was interested in the monkeys ... and they are monkeys not apes as they are sometimes referred.
They originated from north Africa and are the only monkey species on the continent of Europe. They are protected on Gibraltar and feeding them is forbidden. The total population on Gibraltar varies between 200-250; with approximately six packs inhabiting various parts of this 'rock'.
They make great subjects for photo shoots ... sitting calmly on railings as tourist after tourist snap shot after shot.
Don is a former educator and having worked for a Canadian airline, he enjoys travel that is mildly