Fat Ladies Again

Gozo, Malta Jan 21, Malta Flying in from Tunis, I had barely a day in Malta before returning home and I knew just what I wanted to do. The Gigantija temple called and so a here I was on sparkling blue waters, heading to the island of Gozo on the ferry. Tall church spires, narrow … More Fat Ladies Again

The Giants of Malta

Qrendi, Malta Jan 2, 2019 A long, long time ago, there lived in the island of Gozo, a giantess named Sansuna. For reasons known only to her, she decided to build a temple. She carted massive stone blocks several kilometers to the chosen site – a feat easily accomplished with strength derived from an unvarying … More The Giants of Malta

Many Shades of Malta

Valleta, Malta Dec 30, 2018 Crisp sunshine, sparkling blue seas and brightly painted fishing boats frame the once-weekly fish market in Marsaxlokk, at the south-eastern edge of the main island of Malta. My incurable addiction to bazaars dictated a mandatory wander and off I went. Low-key albeit busy, the crowd is almost all tourists, mostly … More Many Shades of Malta