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Re: Gibraltar Master Thread
« Reply #210 on: September 10, 2015, 01:29:08 PM »
Most people I know who've gone have stayed at a hotel for shabbos (all shuls are within a 15 minute walk of all hotels, most are 5 min or less), and get hosted for meals. Were you looking to stay with someone for shabbos or just eat there?
Eat and sleep.

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Re: Gibraltar Master Thread
« Reply #211 on: September 10, 2015, 01:32:31 PM »
Eat and sleep.
Hmmm, I may be able to help you with eating, but the people we at with didn't offer sleeping accommodations. They recommended the Elliot Hotel which is a 1 minute walk from their house.

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Re: Gibraltar Master Thread
« Reply #212 on: September 10, 2015, 02:07:34 PM »
How long does it take from getting dropped off by a taxi by the border of GIB till I will be in the Jewish community?
Walking should be 20 min driving like 5

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Re: Gibraltar Master Thread
« Reply #213 on: September 10, 2015, 02:29:09 PM »
According to this site it should cost a bit, but it's probably your best option.
i got quoted 120 euro and that site hasnt been updated in 5 years

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Re: Gibraltar Master Thread
« Reply #214 on: September 10, 2015, 02:29:49 PM »
Walking should be 20 min driving like 5
Huh? Are you saying the  line to get in walking should be 4x longer than driving? At least when I drove in there was a 20-30 minute wait whereas I didn't see any line for pedestrians.

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Re: Gibraltar Master Thread
« Reply #215 on: September 10, 2015, 02:31:29 PM »
i got quoted 120 euro and that site hasnt been updated in 5 years
That sounds like a good deal based on that site though. Does that include tolls on the AP-7 or only the toll-free A7 route? We had some time so we took the A7 and it was a great drive. It didn't have any traffic and only took a few minutes longer than the AP-7.

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Re: Gibraltar Master Thread
« Reply #216 on: September 10, 2015, 02:33:43 PM »
That sounds like a good deal based on that site though. Does that include tolls on the AP-7 or only the toll-free A7 route? We had some time so we took the A7 and it was a great drive. It didn't have any traffic and only took a few minutes longer than the AP-7.
Not sure. I would have to call back. Its a Jewish guy that lives in malaga

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Re: Gibraltar Master Thread
« Reply #217 on: September 10, 2015, 02:34:30 PM »
Huh? Are you saying the  line to get in walking should be 4x longer than driving? At least when I drove in there was a 20-30 minute wait whereas I didn't see any line for pedestrians.
Hes probably referring to the actual walk

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Re: Gibraltar Master Thread
« Reply #218 on: September 10, 2015, 02:38:18 PM »
Hes probably referring to the actual walk
That makes more sense.  :-[

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Re: Gibraltar Master Thread
« Reply #219 on: September 10, 2015, 11:01:09 PM »
YMMV on the border. We spent <1 minute driving through.

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Re: Gibraltar Master Thread
« Reply #220 on: September 10, 2015, 11:07:41 PM »
YMMV on the border. We spent <1 minute driving through.
True, but I believe you were the exception not the rule.

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Re: Gibraltar Master Thread
« Reply #221 on: September 11, 2015, 05:09:11 AM »
True, but I believe you were the exception not the rule.
I didn't either encounter any traffic.
Hes probably referring to the actual walk
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Re: Gibraltar Master Thread
« Reply #222 on: September 28, 2015, 05:30:12 PM »
are there Visa/entrance fees  at all when entering GiB from Spain?

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Re: Gibraltar Master Thread
« Reply #223 on: September 28, 2015, 05:32:13 PM »
are there Visa/entrance fees  at all when entering GiB from Spain?
No

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Re: Gibraltar Master Thread
« Reply #224 on: October 09, 2015, 09:56:40 AM »
but they have a cool visa stamp. you have to request one though