Hole in the Donut Cultural Travel
Stone bridge between buildings frames St. Paul's Cathedral in the old walled city of Mdina on the island of Malta

Click on above photo to view it in large format: St. Paul’s Cathedral is framed by the aerial stone bridge between buildings in Mdina, the ancient walled that was Malta’s original capital city

Typical walkway between the ancient stone buildings in Mdina, the original capital of Malta

Click on above photo to view it in large format: Typical walkway between the ancient stone buildings in Mdina, a medieval walled town situated on a hilltop in the center of the island of Malta

Saint Paul's Cathedral in Mdina, the original capital city of Malta

Click on above photo to view it in large format: On the main square of the original capital of Malta, Saint Paul’s Cathedral in Mdina is flanked by the Bishop’s Palace and Cathedral Museum

Weathered limestone facade of an historic building in ancient Mdina, is draped with creeping vines and blooming Bougainvilla

Click on above photo to view it in large format: Weathered limestone facade of an historic building in ancient Mdina is draped with creeping vines and blooming Bougainvilla

Blue skies and golden limestone complement one another in Mdina, the ancient capital of Malta

Click on above photo to view it in large format: Blue skies, golden limestone, and painted wooden shutters of historic buildings in Mdina, Malta make for a colorful skyline

Narrow, winding passageways like this one riddle the walled city of Mdina on the island of Malta

Click on above photo to view it in large format: Narrow, winding passageways like this one riddle the walled city of Mdina, Malta, often called the Silent City, as only about 300 residents now live within the walls