Stare out to Fungus Rock

Stare out to Fungus Rock

The Fungus Rock is a 65-metre high rock 60 metres offshore that is surrounded by water. The name came from a small, rare fungus that was discovered there that was used to treat illnesses. Fungus Rock is a popular deep dive site with dramatic vertical walls and rock fissures covered with sea urchins and starfish.
Dwejra Tower

Dwejra Tower

Malta and Gozo

Dwejra Tower was built in 1652 to defend the coast and was armed with cannons and guns. It was restored in 1999. It is open when the flag is flying and free to enter. The climb up to the tower is fairly steep,...

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San Lawrenz Parish Church

San Lawrenz Parish Church

Malta and Gozo

A visit to San Lawrenz parish church makes a peaceful break. The church, dedicated to Saint Lawrence, took 11 years to build and was completed in 1897. Outside the church is plain but inside it is decorated...

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Tal-Massar Winery

Tal-Massar Winery

Xaghra (Gozo), Malta and Gozo

With its fine wines, breathtaking views and passionate hosts, Xaghra’s Tal-Massar Winery offers the very best in wine tasting. The Mediterranean heat and sea breezes create a unique climate at the vineyard,...

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