Strait of Gibraltar

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Noun1.Strait of Gibraltar - the strait between Spain and Africa
Pillars of Hercules - the two promontories at the eastern end of the Strait of Gibraltar; according to legend they were formed by Hercules
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A veteran fundraiser, Philip is gearing up to kayak across the Gibraltar Straits in June, to celebrate his 62nd birthday and raise money for North East charity Calvert Trust Kielder.
Instead of turning left to the Gulf of California it turned into the Mediterranean Sea through the Gibraltar Straits and then traveled all the way to the eastern Mediterranean," Scheinin said, ending up as a tourist to Israel.
Europe is currently linked to Africa only through a double, alternative-current line with a capacity of 1,400 megawatts under the sea at the Gibraltar Straits.