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Comino malta, property malta, letting malta, real estate malta, simon mamo malta
05/29/14
Comino
Situated between Malta and Gozo, the smaller island of Comino is  a paradise for snorkelers , divers, windsurfers and ramblers. Only 3.5 square kilometers, Comino is car-free and apart from one hotel, is  virtually uninhabited . The island's main attraction is the  Blue Lagoon . In summer, this sheltered inlet of shimmering aquamarine water over white... Read More
Attractions malta, property malta, letting malta, real estate malta, simon mamo malta
05/29/14
Attractions
Malta is packed with attractions and places of interest. The capital city of Valletta host to regular plays and concerts, as well as scores of exhibitions and street events. The Museum of Archaeology in Valletta houses an exceptionally rich collection of prehistoric artefacts. The War Museum at Fort St. Elmo is home to a Sunday military parade in period costumes re-enactment and... Read More
Immerse yourself in the epic fantasy land of Game of Thrones malta, property malta, letting malta, real estate malta, simon mamo malta
05/26/14
Immerse yourself in the epic fantasy land of Game of Thrones
Immerse yourself in the epic fantasy land of 'Game of Thrones,' on a private tour of Malta’s filming locations, designed by the original location manager for the hit HBO series; it’s a full-day Viator Exclusive that can’t be booked elsewhere! Enjoy insider gossip and trivia about the dragons, feuding families and bloody battles that have captivated audiences... Read More
Museums malta, property malta, letting malta, real estate malta, simon mamo malta
05/23/14
Museums
For an island so small Gozo has a remarkable wealth of museums containing some fascinating exhibits. From 5000-year-old statuettes to moon rock; historic graffiti to contemporary art, Gozo’s museums and galleries have something for everyone. There is a cluster of museums in the Citadel in Ir-Rabat (Victoria) while the rest are spread around the villages. Their subjects range... Read More
Night Life malta, property malta, letting malta, real estate malta, simon mamo malta
05/23/14
Night Life
Gozo is a tranquil and peaceful Mediterranean island. The people celebrate and enjoy life but not necessarily in nightclubs and discos.There are plenty of places to drink and chat, however, as well as a few clubs in  Ir-Rabat  and a disco,  La Grotta , near  Ix-Xlendi  which is always buzzing at weekends. There are also regular special events involving... Read More
Churches and Chapels malta, property malta, letting malta, real estate malta, simon mamo malta
05/23/14
Churches and Chapels
The story goes that Malta has enough churches to visit a different one every day of the year. This is very nearly true and the concentration of churches in Gozo is just as dense. Every little village has its own church. They are often huge in comparison with the population they serve, but a good church is a matter of religious pride and Gozo’s villages are traditionally... Read More
Horse Riding malta, property malta, letting malta, real estate malta, simon mamo malta
05/22/14
Horse Riding
Horse riding is an exhilarating, fun and different way to experience the unspoilt countryside of Gozo. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced rider, horse riding stables can provide you with a suitable horse and a beautiful ride. Please visit our selection of Short Let Properties in Gozo http://www.simonmamo.com/en/property-shortlet.htm   Read More
Best diving in the Mediterranean malta, property malta, letting malta, real estate malta, simon mamo malta
05/22/14
Best diving in the Mediterranean
Gozo is home to some of the  best diving in the Mediterranean . There are dive spots suitable for all levels of experience, from beginners to practiced divers looking for a new challenge. The underwater landscape here is spectacular, the visibility excellent. The sea is usually calm and the sea temperature never drops below 13ºC so diving is possible almost all the time.... Read More
Maltese Rambles malta, property malta, letting malta, real estate malta, simon mamo malta
05/20/14
Maltese Rambles
Friendly little Malta and her smaller sister Gozo, offer a particularly pleasant blend of walking and sightseeing. This may at first seem surprising as this tiny country is only about the size of the Isle of Wight in the U.K. yet it has over ten times the population! Despite this there are some very attractive island walking opportunities, and landscapes with some of the most... Read More
St John's Co-Cathedral malta, property malta, letting malta, real estate malta, simon mamo malta
05/20/14
St John's Co-Cathedral
St John's Co-Cathedral, Malta's most impressive church, was designed by the architect Gerolamo Cassar. It was built between 1573 and 1578, taking over from the Church of St Lawrence in Vittoriosa as the place where the Knights would gather for communal worship. It was raised to a status equal to that of St Paul's Cathedral in Mdina – the official seat of the... Read More