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Mgarr from Bingemma Heights. Photo: Leslie Vella

Weather watch: Malta in November

Weather in Malta in November is mild, moist but mostly set fair. You can still swim in warm seas, but you can shiver too!

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Mizieb Valley, Malta, in winter: Photo: Leslie Vella

Weather watch: January in Malta

Weather in Malta in January is mild by European winter norms, but menacing! Stormy one day, warm sun the next.

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Christmas lights, Valletta. Photo: Leslie Vella

Weather watch: Malta in December

Weather in Malta December is cool enough to put us in the frame of mind for Christmas, but it’s far from cold as ‘Up North’ knows it!

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What’s that Weed?

One coloniser has remained behind: the grow-everywhere ‘English Weed’ or Cape Sorrel that gives Malta her fields of gold all winter long.

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Reasons to holiday in Malta in Winter

If the past two winters in Northern Europe are to go by, Malta should see even more winter holidaymakers if snow doesn’t stop air travel. But what do you do when you get here? It’s not all about winter sun…

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A Walk on the Wild Side

Malta treeless? Think again. Because there are some worthwhile pockets of woodland that might just surprise you. Mizieb in the North is one worth exploring.

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Far from the madding crowds

Despite being one of the most crowded places in Europe, Malta still offers many places with space and natural beauty in winter.

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Bella Vista: top panoramas in Malta

Winter is ideal for making the most of the Maltese Islands’ spectacular views. This is a reminder of places to point a camera lens, catch sunsets, or to just imprint the scenery on your mind.

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Travelling to Malta: what to pack for winter

Forever summer? Judging by this week, it is in Malta. But plan your clothes packing for a winter holiday here with both sunshine and storms in mind.

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