Romantica Xlendi Gardens
Travel Blogs from Xlendi
... if we are in a time of winter, it is a time of preparation and is not suited to be a time of harvest. The Lord uses every season of our life to teach us and guide us if we are willing to listen.
It is hard to listen when you are bombarded by the trials of life. I would say it is like trying to talk on the phone while walking down a busy street with lots of construction work going on. You know what it is like when you walk by a jackhammer? Yeah, it's ...
... 700 BC, because of its strategic location on one of the highest points on the island and as far from the sea as possible. When Malta had been under the control of the Roman Empire, the Roman Governor built his palace there. Legend has it that it was here, in around 60 CE, that the Apostle St. Paul lived after his (historical) shipwreck on the islands. Mdina owes its present architecture to the Arab period, from 870 until the Normans conquered ...
... the sea, and smiled at colorful fish in the clear water.
-----Tuffieha Beach was nice. If you'll ever go there, don't buy anything at its restaurant. Just ask the owner for some tap-water.
-----Tuffieha Beach's nature was inspiring. I was also inspired by the "Peace Grove", an olive orchard planted by an environmental organization called the Gaia Foundation. It grew atop one of Tuffieha Beach's headlands. And it was decorated with plaques, ...
... br> The Gozitans proudly claim these to be the oldest human religious structures in the world,( but we have been told that actually they are not; that honour currently is bestowed upon the Gobekli Tepe excavations in southern Turkey with remains carbondated from 7560 B.C. ) In fact one woud expect such antiquity in the
human superhighway that was ancient Anatoli
But here, in ...
We are back! Shortly we will write one entry to cover the last few weeks, but until then we wanted to get back up and running with the entries. We started the day at Pheeb's house in Basingstoke. Luckily her parents helped us out so we could get the 14:00 flight! After a lift to the airport we sat and had some hot drinks in departure before saying our goodbyes. We felt very sad, and because we had enjoyed ...
Other places to stay in Xlendi
Xlendi Bay, Xlendi | 4 star hotelfrom $69
St. Simon Street, Xlendi | 2 star hotelfrom $52
Xlendi Promenade, Xlendi | 3 star hotelfrom $76
- Terrific Hotel
- Dirty and Expensive
- Good Value for Money
Tapu, Thames Coast, North Island | B&Bfrom $45
Gostra Street, Xlendi | 3 star hotelfrom $66