Gibraltar, UK! February 18th 2012 Yesterday my program took us on a 2.5 hour bus ride to Gibraltar. Gibraltar is technically a part of the UK, so now I can officially tell people I've been to the UK!
Anyway, I think Gibraltar has been my favorite trip thus far. At the tip of Gibraltar there is a giant rock, and if you drive or climb to the top you get a terrrific view of the Mediterranean Sea, the Atlantic Ocean, and Africa ... read more
Europe » Gibraltar Strategically important, Gibraltar was ceded to Great Britain by Spain in the 1713 Treaty of Utrecht; the British garrison was formally declared a colony in 1830. In referendums held in 1967 and 2002, Gibraltarians ignored Spanish pressure and voted ... ... read more
Hey everyone! My name is Katie. I'm 21 years old and go to college in Wisconsin, U.S.A. at the University of Wisconsin - La Crosse. I am currently studying abroad in Seville, Spain. I will be in Seville until April 20. Once my program ends, I plan on traveling around Europe until May 23 before returning to the U.S. I will try to update my blog as often as possible (hopefully at least a few times a week), or whenever something interesting happens to me! I hope you enjoy!
P.S. I'm on the right in the profile picture. :)
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