Mellieha Air Raid Shelter

Mellieha Air Raid Shelter

Malta was under heavy bombardment throughout World War II. These tunnels were dug by hand to shelter the townsfolk of Mellieha from attack. They’re around 500 metres long and 12 metres deep. A visit down here gives you an eerie sense of what the people went through during the war.
The Parish Church of Mellieha

The Parish Church of Mellieha

Mellieha, Malta and Gozo

This 19th century church was built by the town’s devout peasants, who transported all the stone cut from the local quarry by hand. It’s a stunning building, inside and out, in regular use for worship and...

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Bezz Diving Centre

Bezz Diving Centre

Mellieha, Malta and Gozo

This diving school gets rave reviews for its professional service and easy-going attitude. They offer PADI & SSI courses, as well as daily diving trips for certified divers. Being on close reach of Gozo opens...

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Relaxing bars

Relaxing bars

Mellieha, Malta and Gozo

Nightlife in this little town revolves around quiet drinks in its scattering of bars. Charlie’s bar is popular with Brits, and Le Mirage does a nice cocktail. However, if you visit at fiesta time, you’ll...

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