Travel Blogs from Marsalforn
... altars in the side apses are witness to the Ggantijan culture's concern for the dead and the afterlife. Walking through it felt sacred and radiated peacefulness. Seeing very old shards in a museum is one thing; walking through something this old is something else entirely. We were reminded of all of our days at Angkor Wat. (still one of our most amazing memories ever).
... to by Homer in The Odyssey. The nymph Calypso entertained Ulysses for seven years here before he resumed his journey.
The path I was meant to take was covered with water and quite overgrown. Dogs in a makeshift cage were barking at me. I wondered if I was going the right way. I had 1.5 hours in this area though, so I decided to just enjoy the journey, and hope I was going in the right direction. At the top of the hill I was huffing and puffing, ...
... in the back of a car (you can never escape Aus, even on a tiny island like Gozo!). In the Villa Rundle Gardens I saw a contented stray cat sitting next to a contemplative old man and snapped a photo. There were also puppy dogs waiting loyally at the gate of a work yard, with mud on their noses.
We took apart the wardrobe and sanded all the old paint off. There was dust everywhere; on the work bench, on my clothes, through ...
... f'Ghajnsielem, which is a reproduction of Bethlehem from 2000 years ago. It had full-on buildings, carpenter and blacksmith's dwellings, a bakery, markets with fresh produce, a tavern, local crafts and a grotto set out like the barn in which Jesus was born. There was even a family with a new born baby in the crib and lots of live animals! Apparently 150 locals volunteer their time each Christmas season to make the village come alive for visitors. It ...
We really are counting the days now, we only have one more day of work after today since Friday is a public holiday here in Malta which is nice. We will do something on Friday, probably visit Buskett Gardens because it's meant to be very nice and ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Atlantis Lodge Marsalforn
Other places to stay in Marsalforn
Marina Street, Marsalforn | 4 star hotelfrom $89
- Ffriendly Calypso
- Can;t believe the negative comments
- Thank you Trip Advisor!!
Vally Road, Marsalforn | Hotelfrom $92
Xaghra Road , Marsalforn | Hotelfrom $31
Qbajjar Rd, Marsalforn | Hotelfrom $60