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Maltese Carnival, Older than the Venetian’s.
Filed under: valletta events, Valletta must see, Valletta News, valletta palazzos, valletta places of interest, valletta romantic escape | Tags: casino maltese, malta carnival (3), valletta carnival (8), venetian masks, what to see in Valletta (2) | February 27th, 2012
Carnival in Maltese is actually older than the Venetian carnival. The idea of the masked balls dates back to the Knights of Malta. Above is a recent carnival ball celebrated at the Casino Maltese in Valletta.