Why are you here? is a question I keep being asked over and over again. There’s hundreds of reasons why someone would move to another country, be it love (the obvious one) or the call of adventure, which many refer to as interest in other cultures. Here’s some of my personal reasons, 5 things I love about Malta (and no, it’s not a guy):
It’s mid-October – days are getting shorter, nights chillier and the sun is slowly losing its power. What I’m talking about isn’t the cold, rainy and foggy version of autumn you get in Austria, though. Here, autumn means the country and climate is even more pleasant, with less tourists and temperatures that don’t make even tank tops feel like winter jackets. In the sun, it’s still about 30℃, and the “chilly” evenings and nights call for nothing but a light cardigan. The perfect Sunday program for this time of the year: swimming.
That’s a place I fell in love with instantly. It’s an artificial pond in Marsascala, a village at the east coast of Malta. When I went there on a Sunday afternoon, the whole place was quiet, with only a few Continue reading