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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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  • I’d heard about Mdina but I had not really planned a visit until some locals told me that I really had to go. So took the bus from Malta and was there in about half an hour (buses 51, 53 from the...  more »
  • Very beautiful place with wonderful streets, flowers and buildings. You should come here to see the first capital of Malta, with its great atmosphere.  more »

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