January 2014

2 articles in January 2014

Qqrendi, a small village in the southwest of Malta, is the place where you can find two “must see” temples: Ħaġar Qim and Mnajdra. Unfortunately, it’s rather far away from Valetta and the buses don’t go often. If you get up early, you might be able to also visit Mdina (the old capital of Malta) and Ta’ Qali shopping village (the souvenir shopping place) in one go. Just remember: everything closes at 5pm!

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Oout of all trips described in this guide, Paola is the closest one to Valetta. It contains the site which I consider most worth seeing: the Ħal Saflieni hypogeum. In combination with a visit to Tarxien temples (and optionally, Kordin III temple) which are within a walking distance from the hypogeum, I think Paola gives you the most worth for your money.

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