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10 stunning seaside spots on the Maltese Islands to hit this weekend
We need the weekend, pronto!

Jillian Mallia

The weekend weather is looking fab, even though it will be hot... very hot (feeling like 41°C at times). Not sure where to explore next, this weekend? Here are some gorgeous spot to spend a day under the Maltese sun!

1. Wied il Mielah, Gozo

Dubbed as the new Azure window, Wied il-Mielah is a must-visit if you’re heading to Malta’s sister isle this weekend.

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2. Blue Grotto, Zurrieq

A popular go-to is the beautiful Blue Grotto in Zurrieq. Make a day out of your trip and have dinner at one of the restaurants surrounding the gorgeous views.

3. Paradise Bay, Mellieha

Spend a day at Paradise Bay soaking up some glorious summer sun. This beach truly won't disappoint!

4. Wied il-Ghasri, Gozo

This gorgeous creek in Gozo is the perfect spot for some quiet time. So grab a book, earphones and sunnies and just chill at Wied il-Ghasri.

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5. Wied il-Mixta Cave, Gozo

A gorgeous spot to snap a totally Insta-worthy shot! Wied il-Mixta Cave looks over Ramla Bay in Gozo and boasts some pretty impressive views of the Med.

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6. St Peter’s Pool, Marsaxlokk

A popular swimming location among locals and visitors alike is St Peter’s Pool in Marsaxlokk. Jump off the rocky edge and plunge into Malta’s deep blue for a refreshing swim on a hot summer’s day.

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7. Ghar Hanex, Qrendi

While not a popular swimming spot, it’s the perfect location for date night! Grab that takeout and bottle of wine and just watch the sun go down at Ghar Hanex.

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8. San Blas Bay, Gozo

Getting to San Blas requires a walk down a steep hill, but the view is totally worth it. This small beach in Gozo is the perfect spot for a quiet day of soaking up the sun and splashing around in the Med.

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9. Munqar Caves, Zurrieq

This hidden gem in Zurrieq is just the spot to explore this weekend. Grab your mates and head on an adventure to Munqar Caves.

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10. Blue Lagoon, Comino

An obvious choice is Blue Lagoon on Malta’s little sister, Comino. Visit the lagoon and Comino’s other bays this weekend for a fabulous day at one of Malta’s most stunning spots.

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Where will you be heading this weekend?

28th August 2021


Jillian Mallia
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Jillian Mallia
A book lover, writer and globetrotter who loves exploring new places and the local gems that the Maltese Islands have to offer. An avid foodie and arts fanatic, Jillian searches the island and beyond for the perfect settings to write about.

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