A few miles inland from Marsalforn
is the Ta'Mena estate where Joseph Spiteri and his family produce wines of astonishing quality under their Marsamena label.
L-R: The Azure Window natural archway on Gozo, the quiet streets of Victoria and the seaside village of Marsalforn
Gozo Ramla Bay Dwejra Bay Mgarr Comino Mediterranean Sea 10 miles Malta
And to the south-west are Xlendi and Marsalforn
- two of the the island's diving hot-spots.
It is to Xlendi and Marsalforn
that sub aqua divers Wock to observe the colourful marine life around underwater wrecks.
Fish is the order of the day at both the excellent restaurants of Il Kartell in Marsalforn
Bay and Paradise in Xlendi.
The resort of Marsalforn
boasts fabulous fish restaurants.
n Chez Amand, in Marsalforn
- a small fishing village 10 minutes from Victoria.
And there is a good choice of bars and restaurants in the nearby village of Marsalforn
Ta' Frenc (553888), a lovely old farmhouse just outside Victoria on the Marsalforn
Road, is ideal for a romantic candle-lit dinner.
The diving school at Hotel Calypso in Marsalforn
on Gozo offers a range of courses for beginners (from PS295 for a five-day PADI open water course) to qualified divers (single shore dive from PS25).
Restaurant Ta'Frenc, Marsalforn
, Gozo - a rambling, converted farmhouse which is off the beaten track.