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valletta international baroque festival

Valletta International Baroque Festival

After the great siege of 1565, that’s when the Knights of St John succeeded in defeating the Ottoman Empire, Jean Parisot de Valette laid the foundation stone the new fortified city of Malta, Valletta. […]

Hypogeum

Hal Saflieni Hypogeum

Literally meaning ‘underground’ in Greek, the Hypogeum, a UNESCO world heritage site, is a subterranean structure dating back to the prehistoric period i.e. 4000b.c. – 2500b.c.[…]

mnajdra at winter solstice and hagar qim temples

Mnajdra Temple At Winter Solstice

Winter solstice is an astronomical phenomena that makes the shortest days and the longest nights of the year. The sun has gone as far south as it can, and then starts to move back north.