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Hole In The Donut Cultural Travel
The Spire of Dublin and Jim Larkin statue on O'Connell Street

Because I delve deeply into local culture during my travels, I tend to stay places for longer periods. As a result, I’ve never tried to visit a city during a long...

The seafront, beach, and pier in Arillas, Corfu

For more than 30 years, I’ve been searching for my personal paradise. My criteria isn’t unreasonable. I want a mild climate; good infrastructure (a good international airport, since I travel so...

View of the Blue Hole from the cliff -top trail

Another day, another tour. This time I have come to the Blue Lagoon on the tiny island of Comino, famous for its clear turquoise waters. Frankly, I am bored out of...

Exquisite architecture in Victoria, Gozo

After a few days of dodging incessant traffic and fighting pedestrians on cramped sidewalks on the island of Malta, I was in need of some serenity, so I hopped over to...

Priests carry the icon of St.. Publius through the streets

Nothing defines the culture on the Maltese Islands more than religion. Life revolves around the neighborhood Catholic churches and once a year, a massive feast is held to honor the patron...

Fort Saint Angelo in Birgu, malta, seen here while sailing through Grand Harbour

Rocks, rocks, and more rocks. Everywhere I looked, Malta’s indigenous wheat-colored limestone dominated the landscape. Roads, houses, hospitals, government buildings, shops, and forts were crafted from the monotonous sedimentary rock, as...