Sun-filled skies provide the perfect backdrop to a day’s sight-seeing in Gibraltar, where a stroll through lush botanical gardens followed by a spot of shopping and a leisurely al fresco lunch is just the ticket.
Everything is close at hand here, making it easy to combine a shopping trip with an hour on the beach and a tranquil visit to the famous Alameda Botanical Gardens. Gibraltar’s medieval town centre is easy to navigate. Italianate buildings line Main Street, where traditional shops rub shoulders with designer brands – all with the advantage of sterling currency and VAT-free prices. Restaurants, bars and cafes are plentiful, offering a good range of options for an unforgettable lunch.