Fort St Elmo Week end in La Valetta, Malta - April 2013

Fort St Elmo Week end in La Valetta, Malta - April 2013

As our capital turns 450 years old, I think it’s time we rediscovered some of the gems hidden within its fortified walls.There’s a reason why the city built by gentlemen for gentlemen is a UNESCO …

As our capital turns 450 years old, I think it’s time we rediscovered some of the gems hidden within its fortified walls.There’s a reason why the city built by gentlemen for gentlemen is a UNESCO …

OPEN DAY at Fort St Elmo, Valletta /  Visit the soon to be inaugurated Fort St Elmo, housing the new National War Museum which covers Malta’s military history from prehistory to the present day. /  Opening times: 10.00 – 18.00hrs (last admission at 17.30hrs).

OPEN DAY at Fort St Elmo, Valletta / Visit the soon to be inaugurated Fort St Elmo, housing the new National War Museum which covers Malta’s military history from prehistory to the present day. / Opening times: – (last admission at

Fort St Elmo - National War Museum (Valletta, Malta) The National War Museum, hosted by Fort St Elmo, houses a superb collection of items which takes us back to prehistoric times. The items are displayed in chronological order and start with the early phases of the Bronze Age around 2,500 B.C. http://heritagemalta.org/museums-sites/national-war-museum/

Fort St Elmo - National War Museum (Valletta, Malta) The National War Museum, hosted by Fort St Elmo, houses a superb collection of items which takes us back to prehistoric times. The items are displayed in chronological order and start with the early phases of the Bronze Age around 2,500 B.C. http://heritagemalta.org/museums-sites/national-war-museum/

Valetta, Old and New - View from Fort St. Elmo in Valetta. Shot with a Fuji XT1 and a 10-24mm Fujinion Lens

Valetta, Old and New - View from Fort St. Elmo in Valetta. Shot with a Fuji and a Fujinion Lens

ALARME is a military re-enactment that portrays the #historic and turbulent occupancy of #Malta by French troops, following #Napoleon's landing and conquest of the islands in 1798-1800.

Alarme - a military re-enactment in Malta - brought to you by Azure Malta

St. John's Cathedral and Fort St. Elmo's - Valletta, Malta Travel Blog

St. John's Cathedral and Fort St. Elmo's - Valletta, Malta Travel Blog

Fort St. Elmo - La Valeta - Opiniones de Fort St. Elmo - TripAdvisor

Fort St. Elmo - La Valeta - Opiniones de Fort St. Elmo - TripAdvisor

arenas asociados reconstructs historic fort st. elmo footbridge in malta

arenas asociados reconstructs historic fort st. elmo footbridge in malta

Elmo Breakwater Footbridge in Valletta Grand Harbour / Arenas & Asociados - 11

Malta - Fort St Elmo, stands on the seaward shore of the Sciberras Peninsula that divides Marsamxett Harbour from Grand Harbour, and commands the entrances to both harbours. The Fort was a small star-shaped design with angled bastions. The walls were relatively thin  and they were no higher than the level of the ground behind the Fort. It lacked any outworks as is normally the case its purpose was to defend against any invaders from the sea and it afforded no protection from any land…

Fortifications

Malta - Fort St Elmo, stands on the seaward shore of the Sciberras Peninsula that divides Marsamxett Harbour from Grand Harbour, and commands the entrances to both harbours. The Fort was a small star-shaped design with angled bastions. The walls were relatively thin and they were no higher than the level of the ground behind the Fort. It lacked any outworks as is normally the case its purpose was to defend against any invaders from the sea and it afforded no protection from any land…

Beautiful Malta from the air! The newly-restored Fort St Elmo is all lit up in this stunning bird's eye view of Malta's capital city, Valletta

Beautiful Malta from the air! The newly-restored Fort St Elmo is all lit up in this stunning bird's eye view of Malta's capital city, Valletta

Fort St. Elmo - La Valeta - Opiniones de Fort St. Elmo - TripAdvisor

Fort St. Elmo - La Valeta - Opiniones de Fort St. Elmo - TripAdvisor

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