Holy Week And Easter In Malta

The celebrations of Holy Week and Easter are of a religious character, taking place in churches where the faithful gather in large numbers to commemorate the passion, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. Holy Week commences on the Friday preceding Good Friday, when the statue of Our Lady of Sorrows is carried in a procession […]

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Malta village festas

If you are visiting the Maltese Islands during the summer months, your visit cannot be complete without experiencing a village festa in full swing.  During the peak summer months, there are a couple of festas in various villages every weekend.  These traditions stretch back to the 16th century, so it is no wonder that they […]

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