Il-Majjistral Barracks Chapel

The photo I’m sharing today, from the same walk in Il-Majjistral last autumn, is a rather unusual one, given that most of my photos in the area show the cliffs or the natural landscape. But of course there isn’t anywhere in Malta that can really be classified as wild or untouched. At the edge of the park (technically, I think, just outside) there’s a number … Continue reading Il-Majjistral Barracks Chapel

Distant Rain

For this week’s throwback photo I’m sharing two very related photos from a walk in Lapsi last autumn. After a few weeks of rather hot weather, just looking at these photos and reliving those moments brings some relief. With rain on the forecast all that weekend, we scrapped any climbing plans and instead headed out for a walk in the afternoon. We started rather late, … Continue reading Distant Rain

Twelid tal-Verġni Marija

A week ago there was a mid-week public holiday in Malta, and I was rather looking forward to this, to unwind a bit before the new semester starts. As it happened, though, both my climbing partners were busy with other plans throughout that week. So instead of my usual climbing outings, I planned other things to do, including a couple walks in the countryside. One … Continue reading Twelid tal-Verġni Marija