12 December 2017 No Comments

Marsascala was once a sleepy fishing hamlet – practically a remote outpost of the town of Zabbar a couple of miles up the road. Its idyllic location – nestled at the end of a valley and opening on to

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30 November 2017 No Comments

The British Empire colonised Malta at the beginning of the 19th century – soon after the Knights of St. John ceded the islands to Napoleon’s forces in 1798; and which were in turn forced to flee the islands after

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20 November 2017 No Comments

The small seaside village of Kalkara and is all too often overlooked by people who visit the nearby three walled cities of the Cottonera. Lying just outside and on the furthest

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09 October 2017 No Comments

Set discreetly behind a high wall in one of Malta’s loveliest residential streets – Saint Anthony Street in Attard – is one of Malta’s truly ‘hidden ‘gems – Villa Bologna.

Villa Bologna is a privately

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26 September 2017 No Comments

If you’ve ever been to Malta you’ve probably been inside it, or at worst drove or been driven past it. If you have yet to visit Malta you’ve probably heard about it and

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12 September 2017 No Comments

Hidden away between the busy Valletta suburbs of Floriana and Pieta, Sa Maison is a small public garden which is quite unlike any other in Malta. The garden gets its name from

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28 August 2017 No Comments

The two mile stretch of coast from Mgarr Harbour to Qala Point is known for one of Gozo’s  favourite beaches. The tiny cove of Hondoq ir-Rummien is the beach of choice

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20 August 2017 No Comments

It is probably one of the tiniest walled cities in the world but that doesn’t mean Birgu doesn’t make merry in a very big way. Despite its minuscule size Birgu celebrates

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26 July 2017 No Comments

The village of Lija lies more or less in the centre of the island of Malta and has always been closely associated with the two neighbouring villages of Attard and Balzan – collectively

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20 June 2017 2 Comments

Rabat and Mdina contain a wealth of sights and it is quite easy to overlook one of the area’s lesser visited but highly engaging museums – The Wignacourt Collegiate Museum. Located

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