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Trotting Horse in Gozo

Trotting horse on open road

Trot races are so popular in the Maltese islands. Even Gozo has a Racecourse located at Ta’ Xhajma. It’s absolutely frequento to meet racehorses trotting on open roads….

Ramla Valley watercourse

Ramla Valley watercourse

Ramla Valley seasonal watercourse, or the watercourse of Il-Wied tar-Ramla l-Hamra depends on rainfall. It’s an ephemeral riverbed that contains water only during the rainy period of the year….

Ramla Valley dams

Ramla Valley dams

If you visited the Ramla Valley in summer, maybe after a day at the nearby famous beach, you may remind dry fields. In winter you would have seen a…

The Sky Over Ramla Bay

The Sky Over Ramla Bay

The Sky Over Ramla Bay in a very cold and windy winter day. Photo taken from the Calypso Cave terrace. I do not remind low temperature like now…

Always a Kinnie in Malta and Gozo

There’s always a Kinnie in Malta and Gozo

Kinnie  is a soft drink from Malta. It has a bittersweet flavour, similar to chinotto but with a local character. Kinnie dispenser looks the only light in a cloudy…

Autumn in Gozo, Ramla Bay in November

Autumn in Gozo, Ramla Bay in November

Autumn is a great season to visit the beautiful Gozo Island. The mild weather allows swimming till well into November. In fact sea water is still 23-24 degrees. Photo taken…

Sunset after rain in Xaghra

Sunset after rain in Xagħra

That particular effect is not rare after rain. Pink light in the sky and clouds forming strange patterns in the background. Nice. Taken from Xagħra.

Ġgantija Temples Xagħra Gozo

Ġgantija Temples, Xagħra

The Ġgantija temples are located at the end of the Xagħra plateau. The Ġgantija temples are the earliest of the Megalithic Temples of Malta and are older than the pyramids…

Xagħra bomb shelter

Xagħra bomb shelter rediscovered

Xagħra bomb shelter rediscovered for few days. I had the chance to take this photo during the renewing of the Xagħra main square pavement. It’s very close to the…

Oleander Restaurant Gozo

Oleander Restaurant in Xagħra, Gozo

Everywhere I go to stay for a long period, I tend to select 2-3 restaurants and then usually I go there most of the times. Especially if you…