Malta travel

A Day Visiting Mdina, Malta’s Silent City

October 23, 2019
Blue door with purple flowing tree in mdina

On our second morning in Valletta, we decided to take a half-day trip to Mdina, catching the 20 minute bus ride to near the city gates after breakfast. Mdina was once the capital of Malta but after the siege of Malta, the capital moved to the three cities. In the years after, it became a ghost town, earning it the nickname the ‘silent city’. But its grand ambience…