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  1. Algeciras is a port city in the south of Spain, and is the largest city on the Bay of Gibraltar. The Port of Algeciras is one of the largest ports in Europe and in the world in three categories: container, cargo and transhipment. It is situated 20 km north-east of Tarifa on the Río de la Miel, which is the southernmost river of the Iberian peninsula and continental Europe. In 2012, it had a population of 116,917 people.
  2. Algeciras is a town and municipality in the Huila Department, Colombia.

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Google previewStern’s Guide to the Cruise Vacation (2016)

2017 Edition by Stern’s Travel Guides Ltd.

SPAIN Algeciras is a port in southeastern Spain across the bay from Gibraltar. From this town, you can take an overnight boat train to Madrid, a twoandahalfhour ferry ride to Tangier in North Africa, or a several hours' drive to the Costa del Sol ...

Google previewStern's Guide to the Cruise Vacation 2009 (2006)

SPAIN Algeciras is a port in southeastern Spain across the bay from Gibraltar. From this town, you can take an overnight boat train to Madrid, a 21 '.-hour ferry ride to Tangier in North Africa, or a several-hours' drive to the Costa del Sol area ...

Google previewUneasy Relations (2008)

by Aaron J. Elkins

Algeciras is that town right across ...

Google previewThe Note Book of an Oxonian, (1831)

by Edward Mason Crossfield

Algeciras is a pretty little town, nearly opposite to Gibraltar, and contains about five thousand inhabitants. In the centre is a neatly flagged square surrounded by trees, with a fountain in the middle. The only object worthy of remark about the ...

Google previewDictionary of Contemporary Spain (2012)

by Sandra Truscott, Maria Garcia

Algeciras is a centre for international shipping and has a large container port, oil refinery and a major stainless steel plant, ...

Google previewDeath and the Sun (2007)

A Matador's Season in the Heart of Spain by Edward Lewine

Algeciras is a blowy town. It sits at the southern tip of the Iberian Peninsula, where Spain and Morocco pinch within ten miles of each other, forming the Strait of Gibraltar — a stretch of water where the Atlantic and the Mediterranean come ...

Google previewUnited Editors Encyclopedia and Dictionary (1907)

A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...

ALGECIRAS—ALGER. nuch to the science; and so did the Arithmetica Univeraahll of Newton. To these names may be added Maclaurin, Moivre, Taylor, and Fontaine. Among the chief promoters of A., in more recent times, are Euler, Lagrange ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Naval Intelligence (2010)

by Nigel West

The Olterra was a 5,000-ton Italian oil tanker interned and moored in the Bay of Algeciras in the southern end of Iberian Peninsula. It was equipped with underwater hatches that enabled a team of 12 Italian frogmen to conduct underwater ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Contemporary World History (2016)

by Christopher Riches, Jan Palmowski

Algeciras,. Conference. of. (Jan.–Apr. 1906) An international conference to resolve the first *Moroccan crisis of 1905. From the conclusion of the AngloFrench *Entente Cordiale, which had effectively established Morocco as a French sphere of ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica0 (1875)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature. A - Ana. 1

ALGECIRAS, or ALGEZIRAs, a seaport of ...

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