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Malta

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I received my second ever received card from Malta! Yay! Thank you so much Chris ♥

Malta, officially known as the Republic of Malta, is a Southern European island country consisting of an archipelago in the Mediterranean Sea.  It lies 80 km south of Italy, 284 km east of Tunisia, and 333 km north of Libya. The country covers just over 316 km2, with a population of just under 450,000, making it one of the world’s smallest and most densely populated countries. The capital of Malta is Valletta, which at 0.8 km2, is the smallest national capital in the European Union. Malta has two official languages: Maltese and English.

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Maltese fishing boats are painted in bright colours. Also painted on them are a pair of eyes on each side at the front, a tradition which goes back to ancient Phoenician times. These are the Eyes of Osiris which are said to protect the fishing boats from evil spirits.

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Mellieha, Malta

bonjour ħbieb!

Juhuu! My first postcard from Malta! Thank you very much Domenique. You made my day 🙂

Mellieha is a very popular tourist destination in summer, mainly ecause of the 2 very long beaches found there.

On the postcard you can see the Mellieha Parish church. This postcad looks like summer, sand and sun. It looks like vacations! How would it be, to live there? Imagine!

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