Skywalk of Gibraltar: Stunning Views from a Converted WWII Lookout Station

[ By WebUrbanist in Architecture & Public & Institutional. ]

Cantilevered off the steep edges, near the top of the famous Rock of Gibraltar, it’s hard to believe this peaceful viewing platform once housed anti-aircraft guns, its critical location a strategic lynchpin during World War II.

Developed by Arc Designs, the Skywalk sits in the Upper Rock Nature Reserve on top of a natural stone base, accessed by steel stairs (or a panoramic lift) from below. The base of the...

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