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Mdina Old City, Mdina

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For a quiet stroll through the medieval streets and impressive views of the island, head to Mdina Old City. The old capital of Malta, this town of 300 residents is surrounded by historic walls and coined the "Silent City" due to the prohibition of cars in the area. Its narrow streets support to an array of buildings that feature Norman Baroque architecture, including the palaces of Maltese noble families. Be sure to visit the imposing Cathedral of the Conversion of St. Paul and explore its square. Rest your legs and chat with the locals at one of the town's cafes or restaurants, many of which serve local fare. To visit Mdina Old City and get the most from your holiday in Mdina, create itinerary details personal to you using our Mdina vacation builder website .
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  • medieval city at 10kms from the Valletta, ancient capital the niches, the millennia Windows, the site was fortified, Phoenicians Romans, Arabs, Normans, followed each other, the structure of the streets remained the same as in the middle ages, the main gate is surmounted by the crest of the master Vilhéna, led to the Palace of the great masters
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  • The post radiator is called the location. I will be disappointed if you compare Roma... The view from Malta was great. The half is a great place to visit.
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