Għajn Tuffieħa Tower

A short post, after a rather full day today, to share a photo I made last year on a walk starting from Mġarr. Perhaps the most exciting part of the walk went around the Karraba headland, involving some scrambling among the boulders, and exercising one’s route-finding skills. I vaguely recall taking a very similar photo to this one a long long time ago, with my … Continue reading Għajn Tuffieħa Tower

Mġarr Church and Georgius Rex

Today is a public holiday in Malta – Jum il-Ħelsien, celebrating the withdrawal of British troops from the island in 1979, some years after the islands became independent. Perhaps it’s fitting that today’s throwback photo, from a walk I did almost two years ago, shows one of the many artefacts remaining from British rule in Malta. In this case it’s a marker with the initials … Continue reading Mġarr Church and Georgius Rex

Mġarr

After what seems like forever (though in reality it’s only been about a month) I’m back with some actually recent photography. Last week we had a meeting, organised some time ago, with Heritage Malta, to take some drone photography of one of the sites they manage. This is a work project involving the use of drones for surveying heritage sites. We wanted to start with … Continue reading Mġarr