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A Look at Maltese Chapels

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There are many fascinating, historically important chapels dotted throughout the Maltese Islands – too many to list here in fact. Below is a small selection which we take a closer look at: St. Mary Magdalene Chapel, Dingli One of the signature structures along Dingli cliffs, this chapel has stood perched high above the sea in …

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Malta’s Most Celebrated Academics

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Edward de Bono Edward de Bono is the inventor of lateral thinking, and has many accomplishments to his name, one of which is having 57 books published and translated into 34 languages. In addition, he has held faculty appointments at some of the most prestigious universities in the world, namely Harvard, Cambridge, Oxford and London. …

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Famous Maltese People You’ve Never Heard Of

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In fairness, you may have heard of some of these people, but they aren’t necessarily people who immediately spring into our collective consciousness. Here they are: Joseph Calleia, Actor This entry not with reference to the internationally famous opera singer of the present day – note the Anglicisation of the Calleja surname. Rather, it’s with …

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Malta 100 Years Ago

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If we look back 100 years into Maltese history, that takes us back to 1915. Back then, World War I, also known as the Great War, was raging across Europe following the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria in June 1914. General Election On 19th and 20th January 1915, a general election took place …

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Top Endemic Maltese Species

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Some 78 endemic species have been recorded in the Maltese Islands to date, which is a significant number when considering how small the archipelago’s total area is. An endemic species is a species of plant or animal which is unique to a particular place or area. Here are some of the top Maltese ones: Maltese …

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