2013-Malta; Knights, Limestone and Megalithic Temples

2013-Malta; Knights, Limestone and Megalithic Temples

Posted by on Sep 29, 2013 in Europe, Malta | No Comments

The Knights of St John (Knights Hospitaller) arrived in Malta in 1530. They were tired, worn out and down to around 180 of the once mighty Order of Knights. They’d wandered around Europe for 8 years before finally offered a home on this rocky, desolate, limestone island separating Christian Sicily and Muslim North Africa. Malta […]