Malta – Center

Central area of Malta

Maltese Girna in Mensija Valley (Ref: 110075)

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Maltese Girna in Mensija Valley (Ref: 110075)

  A typical Maltese ‘Girna’ with a dome-shaped roof in Mensija Valley. The Girna (stone hut) was used as a shelter from the harsh Mediterranean sun by farmers. The one in the photo above has since been demolished (through vandalism or natural causes), but has recently been rebuilt again.   Share

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Old and Modern Buildings of Mdina (Ref: pfm110069)

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Old and Modern Buildings of Mdina (Ref: pfm110069)

  A touch of modern contrasts beautifully with the old buildings of the Silent City of Mdina in this picture. Share

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Narrow Streets of Mdina (Ref: pfm110068)

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Narrow Streets of Mdina (Ref: pfm110068)

  The cool and narrow streets of Mdina are a pleasure to walk through even on a hot Summer’s day. Towards the right, one can see one of the gates allowing entry into the ‘Silent City’. Share

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Mdina Ditch and Bastions (Ref: pfm110067)

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Mdina Ditch and Bastions (Ref: pfm110067)

  The dominating bastions of Mdina overlook the ditch which is now used as a parking lot, prior to entering the Silent City. Share

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City of Mdina and its Fortifications (Ref: pfm110066)

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City of Mdina and its Fortifications (Ref: pfm110066)

  This view shows the fortifications of the City of Mdina from a distance, also showing the hill on which the city is built and the surrounding fields.   Share

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Serene Square in Mdina (Ref: pfm110065)

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Serene Square in Mdina  (Ref: pfm110065)

  A serene atmosphere is present in this shot of a piazza (square) in the old city of Mdina, also known as ‘The Silent City’. Shot taken during an idyllic walk on a Sunday morning. Share

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