Holidays to Gozo will take you to one of three stunning Maltese Islands in the beautiful Mediterranean Sea. The biggest is Malta then Gozo and the smallest is Comino. A small island just 14Km long and 7Km wide every place is easily accessible. Gozo is a pleasant half hour ferry crossing from Malta just over 3Km. A magical paradise island life here is laid back and relaxed despite its popularity it still has that unspoilt serene feel to it. Gozo attracts history lovers, families and couples.
Gozo beach holidays
Ramla is the biggest and most popular of the beaches on Gozo. With the crystal clear blue sea washing its golden, red, sandy beach it is ideal for sunbathing and swimming and perfectly safe for children. Little beach cafes offer refuge from the afternoon sun. Other beaches including Xlendi Bay and Marsalforn provide the holidaymakers with a choice of sunspots. Plenty of beach and water sport activities are available for the energetic including scuba diving, snorkeling, windsurfing, jet skiing, water skiing and beach volleyball.
Steeped in myth and brimming with culture and character you will never be bored. It seems that time may have stood still but Gozo has something for everyone. Its beautiful wild rugged landscape is a haven for exploration and history lovers will be spoilt for choice. From beaches and churches, to museums and world-heritage sites, you’ll be glad you chose to explore this tiny island.
At Dwejra on Gozo's southern coastline is a superb natural phenomenon, the Inland Sea. Set in a deep recess in the rocky coastline, the Inland Sea is a large expanse of shallow water linked to the sea outside through a narrow tunnel in the cliff. Boat trips from the little jetty take visitors out to the open sea through this tunnel.
A trip to The Ggantija Temples in Xaghra which is a World Heritage Site and dates back to 3500BC is a must.
Victoria the island capital also has a lot of sightseeing opportunities. High on the hill lies The Citadel, a fortified city built by the Knights of St. John circa 1599. Step back in time in this haunting spot and take in the superb panoramic views of the whole island.
Shopping arcades in Gozo are situated in very central places easily accessible by public transport. Try the open air market for those holiday bargains.
Eating out is a typical Mediterranean experience lots of fish and fresh vegetables cooked deliciously.
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