Mellieha

Where the Wild Things Are: Il-Majjistral Park, Mellieha

Leslie Vella welcomes the creation of Il-Majjistral park in Malta’s unspoilt North, but hopes that it won’t be over-manicured and start sporting too many picnic tables.

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No Smoke without Fire: banning the beach BBQ

The summer BBQ on the beach has been likened to a Maltese cultural pursuit. It’s certainly an institution. But in a few years, it may be a thing of summers past.

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The Legend of the Farmhouse the Devils Built

There’s a strange, abandoned farmhouse on the way to Mellieha Bay. Is it the source of fiction, fact or fantasy? Evarist Bartolo recounts a slice of Malta’s rich, fascinating folklore and myth.

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