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WATCH: This video of Gozo shows incredible scenes of life back in 1953
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Jillian Mallia

This video is giving us some major nostalgic vibes right now! The footage dating back to the ‘50s shows off Gozo like never before. Set to traditional Maltese music, the clip features stunning scenes of daily local life.

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The video shows women wearing the traditional headdress – ghonnella, people carrying wicker baskets, donkeys drawing a karrettun full of supplies, women weaving bizzilla and general shots of some of Gozo’s most prominent places including the Mgarr Harbour and Ta’ Pinu’s Basilica.

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Watch the incredible footage here:

13th January 2022


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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