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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…

San Anton Abbati

St. Anthony the Abbot in Xagħra

St. Anthony the Abbot in Xagħra  (Sant Anton Abbati in Maltese) is one of the oldest churches in Gozo, reported to have been in existence in 1400. According to…

Cittadella View from Tas-Sellum

Sunset view of Rabat from Tas-Sellum

Sunset view of Rabat and the Cittadella from Tas-Sellum belvedere in Xagħra. Tas-Sellum belvedere has been embellished by the local council with porfido paving, furniture, rails and lighting in 2014….

Winter in Ramla Bay

Colours of Ramla Bay in Winter

Ramla Bay is probably the best beach not just in Gozo but in the whole Malta. It’s large and wide, for a relatively small island. Very popular in…

Converted Farmhouse

Nicely converted farmhouse in Xagħra

Converted farmhouses with pool have always been pretty popular especially for short let during the hot summer months. In the last times long term rent is also becoming more…

Xaghra to Ramla Valley

Take Me Home, Country Roads

A steep old road leads from just outside the village of Xagħra to the Ramla Valley, just few hundreds meters from the the famous red sand beach. Lovely…

Xaghra Cemetery view

A Room with a View. Forever.

The Xagħra cemetery looks a nice place to rest after life. Located just outside the village, at the top of the steep road leading to Rabat. Xagħra is the…

Ramla beach view

Ramla Bay and the abandoned Ulysses Lodge

Ramla Bay as you can see it from the cliff close to the Calypso Cave entrance. The building is the abandoned Ulysses Hotel (or Ulysses Lodge). There are discussions to remove the…

View Marsalfron Valley

Marsalforn Valley

There is a steep old road leading from Xagħra to the Rabat-Marsalforn road and vice versa. It crosses the Marsalforn Valley. It starts from  just before the Giannis’ Restaurant, …