Malta is a famous location for its beaches and diving places. But there are parts of the islands not everybody has knowledge about. The islands of hidden mysteries waiting to be explored. Are you willing to unlock these mysteries and unveil the treasures to enrich the happiest day of your life? Add a little to magic and charm to your day, experiencing the warmth and well being of our hospitality, hidden in our three historical capital cities.
These three capitals are also good venues for your wedding photographies. The atmosphere you will feel in these places will show on your pictures. You will finally love playing hide-and-seek in these places with such an amazing architecture!
Victoria - Gozo
As the capital of Gozo, Victoria has a lot to offer when it comes to culture and history. On the other hand, the architecture of this town is really impressive. Your wedding photographies can become romantic and you should love spending a day in this amazing city.
Rising above the town is the historical fortified Citadella, built by the Knights of St John. Enclosed within the walls is the 17th Century Cathedral, once the site of the temple dedicated to the goddess Juno. Walk along the fortified walls of the citadel taking in the superb views of the island. The narrow streets will take you deeper into the unknown, where they lead only time will reveal. Maybe you will discover the hidden past of the silos, war shelters and the famous prisoners enslaved in the old prison. These mysteries will add to the fascination of your day walking in the footsteps of the Knights of St John.
Enrich your day celebrating your vows in the medieval parish church of St George the Martyr, known as the marble basilica, as it is entirely covered in marble.
Mdina - Malta
Mdina was the original capital of Malta. That is why there are plenty of historical and cultural places to see.The ‘silent city’ will get you through a calm and serene atmosphere. Throughout the different streets of this town, you will be able to get the best of your wedding photo shoot.
Walking into history of over 4,000 years, time will tell when all the treasures will be discovered. You can be a part of this wonderful history and watch the mystery unfold on your perfect day. Mdina was also called ‘Citta ta Notabile’, the City of Nobles and it’s reflected in its architecture.Rustic walls, wooden beams, large apertures, palaces, medieval cathedral, bastions with spectacular views, and narrow streets, overwhelm this magnificent city. The host of an extraordinary example of a mix of medieval and baroque architecture.
Both rustic walls and wooden beams will make you feel in an old movie. Mdina is also an extraordinary example of a mix of medieval and baroque elements. There are plenty of large apertures, palaces, and bastions with such spectacular views. The Medieval Cathedral is also a place you should not miss.
Follow in the footsteps of the Phoencians, the Romans and the Knights of St John leaving your mark for generations to come and choose Mdina to reflect the serenity in your couple.
Valletta - Malta
The present day capital of Malta is flanked with its fortifications and home of the entrance of the Grand Harbour. Affectionately known as Il-Belt (The City) by the locals, Valletta is awarded the prestigious title of World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
Built by the Order of the Knights of St John, Valletta is known as “a city built by gentlemen for gentlemen”. Even though it is known as the modern day capital, it remains a small city with a high concentration of historical heritage. It shows as an open-air museum with a mix of monuments, palaces, auberges and cathedrals. As you walk, you will discover niches, cafes and explore the narrow streets. The famous and priceless painting by Caravaggio – The Beheading of John the Baptist, housed in the magnificent cathedral St John’s Co-cathedral. Valletta, with its array of venues, be it a chapel, a library, a palace or a garden, adds a magical backdrop to your special day.
Look beyond these great walls and fortifications, you will find peace and tranquillity. The strategically located Upper Barrakka, Lower Barrakka and Hasting Gardens dominate the magic of this city with panoramic views over the harbour. The place to sip your champagne has your witness the ships and boats arriving in the harbour, saluting your special day.
This place, full of meaning into history and culture will get you fall in love again with your partner. The architecture of this site is special and the photos taken in this area are unique. Valletta is full of monuments and you won’t want to stop your photo shoot while seeing the results.