Excellent place to relax in summer or any time of year. National Natural Park with birds and exotic wildlife. The Rock has 1m in height for each day of the year, ie 365. The Phoenicians called it Northern Rock to distinguish it from South Rock, Gibraltar. Those were the two most notable promontories in their trading expeditions along the coasts of the Mediterranean. The Arabs named it Ifach, which means North. The salt flats are usually full of rosy flamingos. Sea water is a balmy temperature.