Traditional Christmas cakes and beautiful gift ideas in the old baroque city.
Photo: Valletta City and The Valletta Waterfront. ©Maison La Vallette Maltese weather this winter has been very mild with an average temperature of 18ºC; this is due to the warming effect of the surrounding sea. We have had plenty of sunny days that have made Christmas shopping easy and pleasant. Open air coffee shops in […]
Commissioned by the Great Master of the Order of the Knights of Malta, Caravaggio’s Beheading of St John was made in 1608 for the chapel of the Co-Cathedral of St John in Valletta. It is the largest work the artist ever painted (12 feet x 17 feet) and the only one he ever signed. The […]
I have uploaded a few images of Birgu churches and Holy week statues to my Flickr Valletta Events section. More information about Holy Week in Malta can be found at www.holyweekmalta.comThis site provides a map with various Malta locations, highlighting Passion of Christ exhibitions.
Christmas street lights in VallettaValletta is a wonderful gateway to the rest of the island where you can spend a peaceful and relaxed Christmas vacations. Your stay in this wonderful city will make you feel as if you have stepped back in time and you will be able to experience the splendor of the Renaissance […]