Gibraltar View from the Hill of Gibraltar The St. Michael Cave is quite impressive. The garish lights however stealing some of the atmosphere. Gibralter is famous for their families of apes on the hill They are known as the only free living monkeys in Europe But the monkeys are as dependent on the tourists as the people in Gibraltar itself The monkeys are also known for stealing food and belongings from tourists visiting the hill. Officially Gibraltar still belongs to Great Britain – a fact most of the Spanish people hate. Gibraltar even has its own airport, which feels more like a level crossing which you need to pass to enter the island. Gibralter is an important trading port as it is located at the strait between the mediterran sea and the Atlantic ocean.