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Algeciras Destination Guide

Delve into Algeciras in Spain!

Algeciras in the region of Andalusia with it's 116,209 residents is located in Spain - some 311 mi (or 500 km) South of Madrid, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Algeciras

Current time in Algeciras is now 04:37 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Madrid" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Lisbon, Gibraltar, Catalan Bay, Tarifa, Seville or Guadiaro. While being here, make sure to check out San Roque, Puente Mayorga, Palmones, Los Barrios, Guadarranque and La Ballenera as well. We discovered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

16°C / 61 °F Few clouds
Morning Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Evening Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 91%
Air Pressure 1032.4 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 12% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Tuesday, 11th of December 2018
Light rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 17°C (62 °F)
Night: 15°C (60 °F)
Wednesday, 12th of December 2018
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 16°C (60 °F)
Night: 15°C (59 °F)
Thursday, 13th of December 2018
Moderate rain, fresh breeze, clear sky.
Moderate rain Day: 16°C (61 °F)
Night: 14°C (57 °F)

Videos

237 - Spain Algeciras [HD]

14:41 min ( November 08, 2011 by SZWAGIER106)
Views: 494 - Rating: 5/5

Hiszpania. Algeciras /// GPS - gdziejestem.pl Please rate, comment, and subscribe. Thanks

Algeciras Puerto

02:50 min ( July 23, 2010 by dcdproduccion)
Views: 676 - Rating: 5/5

Algeciras puerto maersk


Algeciras un cruce de caminos

07:06 min ( March 30, 2010 by Fran Ruiz)
Views: 507 - Rating: 5/5

Algeciras es una ciudad situada en la provincia de Cádiz. A través de este video explicativo veremos algunas zonas de esta ciudad costera y los secretos que esconde. Uno nace orgulloso de ser de Alg...

Hotel AC Algeciras

00:49 min ( April 06, 2009 by codyandstacey)
Views: 677 - Rating: 1/5

Our room in Algeciras


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Algeciras during the next days.

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Dec
2018

Supporting Mental Health At Work

Beginning: 12:30 pm (12:30).
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Dec
2018

ISTQB Foundation Exam And Training Course (BCS) - Gibraltar

Beginning: 09:30 am (09:30).
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ISTQB Foundation Exam And Training Course (BCS) - Gibraltar

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Jan
2019

ISTQB Foundation Exam And Training Course (BCS) - Gibraltar

Beginning: 09:30 am (09:30).
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Feb
2019

ISTQB Foundation Exam And Training Course (BCS) - Gibraltar

Beginning: 09:30 am (09:30).
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Mar
2019

ISTQB Foundation Exam And Training Course (BCS) - Gibraltar

Beginning: 09:30 am (09:30).
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2019

ISTQB Foundation Exam And Training Course (BCS) - Gibraltar

Beginning: 09:30 am (09:30).
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2019

ISTQB Foundation Exam And Training Course (BCS) - Gibraltar

Beginning: 09:30 am (09:30).
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2019

ISTQB Foundation Exam And Training Course (BCS) - Gibraltar

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2019

ISTQB Foundation Exam And Training Course (BCS) - Gibraltar

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Interesting facts about this location

Campo de Gibraltar

Campo de Gibraltar ("Gibraltar Countryside") is a comarca (county) in the province of Cádiz, Spain, in the southwestern part of the autonomous community of Andalusia, the southernmost part of mainland Europe. It comprises the municipalities of Algeciras, La Línea de la Concepción, San Roque, Los Barrios, Castellar de la Frontera, Jimena de la Frontera and Tarifa. Its name comes from the municipal term of the town of Gibraltar, now a British Overseas Territory.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.13, -5.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Comarcas of the Province of Cádiz

Chapel of Our Lady of Europe

The Chapel of Our Lady of Europe (Spanish: Capilla de Nuestra Señora de Europa) is a Roman Catholic chapel located in the High Square of Algeciras. The popularly known "Capillita de Europa" (English: Small Chapel of Europe) is considered as the foundational element of the modern city of Algeciras. It was the host of the statue of the Virgin and the Child kept in the Shrine of Our Lady of Europe from the capture of Gibraltar by the Anglo-Dutch fleet in 1704 to 1864.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.13, -5.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Bienes de Interés Cultural, Buildings and structures in Algeciras, Churches in Andalusia

Algeciras Heliport

The Algeciras Heliport (Spanish: Helipuerto de Algeciras) is a public heliport in Algeciras, Cádiz, Spain). It was inaugurated on July 1, 2010 by the Minister of Development, José Blanco. It was the second helipad of the network AENA after Ceuta Heliport. Construction had started in February 2009. It provides transport to Ceuta and other areas in the Campo de Gibraltar. The only airport existing in the area is the one in the neighbouring British Overseas Territory of Gibraltar.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.13, -5.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Andalusia, Heliports in Spain

Italian auxiliary ship Olterra

The auxiliary ship Olterra was a 5,000 tons Italian tanker scuttled by her own crew at Algeciras in the Bay of Gibraltar on 10 June 1940, after the entry of Italy in World War II. She was recovered in 1942 by a special unit of the Decima Flottiglia MAS to be used as an undercover base for manned torpedoes in order to attack Allied shipping at Gibraltar.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.13, -5.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1913 ships, Battle of the Mediterranean, Frogman operations, Gibraltar in World War II, Ships of Italy, Tankers of Italy, Tyne-built ships, World War II merchant ships of Italy, World War II naval ships of Italy, World War II raids

Port of Algeciras

The Port of Algeciras is the port and harbour of Algeciras, a city located in the province of Cádiz in the autonomous community of Andalusia, Spain. It is a commercial, fishing and passenger port. It consists of numerous maritime infrastructures scattered throughout the Bay of Gibraltar. Although only the town of Algeciras and La Linea de la Concepción overlook the bay, there are port facilities in the rest of the bank, also belonging to the municipalities of San Roque and Los Barrios.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.13, -5.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Algeciras, Buildings and structures in Andalusia, Geography of the Province of Cádiz, Ports and harbours of Spain, Transport in Andalusia

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