Last Updated: Mdina, also known as the "Silent City" or Citta Vecchia was the former capital of Malta until the year 1530. It is a medieval walled city that was fortified by the Phoenicians around 700 BC. It has a population of about 300. It is annexed...read more
Here are pictures from the wedding day of our couple. This is the culmination of years worth of planning. The day that the bride is sent off to her new home and family. You will notice the difference in outfits. The bride's side wears separate colors from the...read more
A traditional West African engagement post that l have been meaning to put this up for a while :-). As usual, life got in the way. These images are from a typical engagement party, an all day affair. This one is a Nigerian one, but l understand that...read more
Malta Carnival: This past weekend was the Malta Carnival, our first one on the island. Though not as big as the Venice or Rio ones, a good time was had by all. This celebration has been ongoing since the 15th century. It was supposedly started by the Knights of St....read more
This is not a sponsored post, just my opinion! Okay, l admit it. I didn't mean for it to happen, it just did. It happened slowly. I have never been a big coffee drinker, no Starbucks for me, certainly not at the prices they charge. We have always made our coffee at...read more
Malta has some lovely sandy beaches in the North and the South, but in the city, there are rocky beaches like the one above. It is very convenient for the city dwellers. There are so many about, and in the summer time, you find families and friends hanging out and...read more
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