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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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  • One of my favorite places all over the island, if you are lucky there will be some festival which are normally well organized, if not just walk around the city it beautiful as well.  more »
  • An old walled inn city with lots of atmosphere. It feels like you are hundred years back in time. Although it being small it is really beautiful. There are also small cafes in ancient buildings with.....  more »

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