Ceuta Mini Guide

Author: Hugh George Griffin
Publisher: Savanna Press
Pages: 28
Publication date: February 2010
ISBN: 978-0-9543335-3-9
Price: GB £9.99Add to cart

This practical and informative guide book contains essential advice and recommendations to help you enjoy a visit to Ceuta. With a straightforward style and uncluttered format the guide provides a wealth of information on travel and accommodation, shopping and sightseeing, sports and activities, fiestas, local events and much more. This concise book also contains useful tips and advice to make your stay both enjoyable and memorable.

Ceuta is an exotic fragment of Europe on North Africa's Mediterranean coast. The city sits at the gateway between the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean, links the continents of Europe and Africa and is a meeting point of four cultures and religions. This fascinating city has a lot to offer the visitor from sandy beaches and fine cuisine to cultural events, fiestas and museums.

Table of contents
* Brief History of Ceuta
* Getting There
* Accommodation
* Eating Out
* Shopping
* Sightseeing
* Museums
* Beaches
* Sports and Activities
* Fiestas and Events
* Excursions
* Facts and Figures
* Hints and Tips
* Useful Web Sites

Extracts from the book
"On a clear day, you can see the Rock of Gibraltar, the Trafalgar lighthouse in Tarifa, the Yebel Musa Mountain and the nearby town of Castillejos in Morocco. In spring the setting sun goes down into the sea between the two continents." see page 13

"Go through the pedestrian checkpoint where Spanish customs officials will inspect your passport. You will then find yourself in a no-man's-land between Europe and Africa." see page 24

"Ceuta is widely recognized as an ideal site for underwater exploration and offers a wide variety of diving sites." see page 18

"Bus number 7 will take you to the city centre for less than a euro. The buses are frequent and you should not have to wait more than ten to fifteen minutes." see page 6

"It is an unusual, but not at all unpleasant, experience to eat Chinese food in Spain on the African continent while looking out the window towards the Rock of Gibraltar and the coast of Europe." see page 10

(EAN: 9780954333539 Subjects: [travel] [spain] )