Guns and Monkeys

After leaving Moana in Queensway Quay Marina for 5 weeks, we’re back on board in Gibraltar planning the trip northwards along the Spanish Coast to the Balearics. Gib is a boomtown thanks to the tax incentives made available to individuals and business, mainly financial support services. It is strangely reminiscent of the last decade building up to the 1997 handover of Hong Kong. Construction and high end property development all around and scrambling for every inch of waterfront land, reclaimed or otherwise. It’s difficult to get your head around the cocktail of Spanish and Old Style British culture. Vehicles on the right and bilingual locals, yet a Middle England high street and 1970’s styl

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