Lija Belvedere

I find myself writing this post rather late today, at the end of a long weekend, to share another photo from a recent morning walk in Lija. I have taken many photos of the belvedere over the years, and yet this remains a compelling subject. On this particular morning, as I walked back through the Ċentru Rikreattiv, with the morning sun lighting up the tower, … Continue reading Lija Belvedere

San Pietru

Continuing where I left off last week, the photo I’m sharing today shows another chapel in Lija, dedicated to St Peter. This chapel sits very close to the new parish church (and the old one too, for that matter). The adjacent building, now connected to the chapel, belongs to the Dominican Sisters, who now manage a home for the elderly at the site. The chapel … Continue reading San Pietru

Jupiter-Saturn Conjunction Over Lija Church

Taking a few moments to write a short blog post this morning to share a photo I took yesterday evening. If you haven’t looked up at the evening sky to see the Jupiter-Saturn conjunction don’t wait too long. They can be clearly seen with the naked eye, and if you have a pair of binoculars, the planets are easily identifiable. You also get to see … Continue reading Jupiter-Saturn Conjunction Over Lija Church