Hiking in Gozo, Malta

January 2 – 30, 2018 (Winter) Just a drop in the Mediterranean, Gozo hides in plain sight. It is just 14 km across at its widest and far more rural than Malta – fewer people, fewer buildings, fewer worries. We visited in midwinter, when the temperatures were comfortably cool and…

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Valletta and Zabbar

Maltese Cross, Birgu, Malta

December 30, 2017 – January 2, 2018; January 30 – February 2, 2018 (Winter) Finally out of Christmas markets and no longer thrilled at the idea of wintering in continental Europe, we instead migrated south to Malta. The island’s central location in the temperate Mediterranean made for relatively balmy breezes…

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