Hacienda La Herriza Hotel
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... door onto a back street. I followed him to find that he was trying to beat the other tourists to the where some Barbary Macaques were hanging out along the road. However, we weren't fast enough and the other tourists followed us to where the apes were eating and playing. It wasn't long before some of the tourists were feeding the animals (despite numerous signs warning of attacks and a £4000 fine) and the apes began to get too ...
... I wanted to get off the top of the mountain and away from the killer beasts. I was so afraid that we were going to get bit. Our friend Elena told us that last year two of her friends were in Gibraltar and a monkey got into their car and bit both of them. We were so afraid that they would jump down on us and bite us. We took quick pictures of Africa and got out of there. So scary... I was still shaking all the way down at the bottom.
We ate the rest of ...
We chose to stay in La Linea de la Concepcion for two main reasons - it borders with Gibraltar, and Kevin loved the name. So while it was a little out of our way to come here, we wanted to see if we could get to the Rock of Gibraltar, but first we MUST find money, because we are actually a little in the poo here!
After asking directions at the hotel we walk to the square and spy a Western Union immediately. No, they are the postal side of it. We pass several ATMs, try ...
... help ! No doubt the Security guys were having a great laugh and have probably uploaded the CCTV footage to YouTube by now … who knows? It may be a hit !
We found the kid’s area with colourful play equipment and some golf practice nets then more exercise equipment which Doug had to try out followed by some R&R on the deck chairs. We also discovered another secret retreat area … well secret to us as we had never seen ...
... bigger ones are as big as a small child and they jump on you. So I didn't actually get one to jump on me, though I'm not that bummed since they are known to bite and they are little thieves and will steal your camera, your hat, or even your food in your purse! So once again, they were cute to look at, most of the time, but also a bit dangerous. My roommate had one jump on her and she came running over "take a picture, take a picture, take A ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services