Gozo is the second largest island of the Maltese archipelago, an island whose history and culture is intricately bound up with that of the Maltese nation. Gozitans are well-known internationally for their welcoming nature, friendliness and warmth towards outside visitors. This small island is thought to be the legendary Calypso’s isle of Homer’s Odyssey and its name means “joy” in Castilian. The island’s spectacular coastline and breathtaking landscapes eagerly await exploration by curious, adventurous and inquisitive tourists.
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Gozo holiday villas are becoming more and more popular with visitors from all over the world as people discover the island’s beauty and rural charm. The island also hosts numerous festivals throughout the year, including Victory Day, Gostra, and Mnarja. This rich land boasts a long and fascinating history to satisfy the intellectual cravings of any history buff staying at Gozo holiday apartments. The island's history dates back to 5000 BC when it was inhabited by a group from Sicily. Gozo features numerous historical sites and prehistoric temples that attract millions of tourists each year, who flock to Gozo to experience its cultural and architectural patrimony. The real beauty of the island lies in its villages. Gozo is a mixture of ancient and contemporary, sacred and profane. This friendly island can offer tourists a jam-packed schedule of fun filled free time activities all year round, you can enjoy everything from diving and yachting to biking, hiking, and country walks.
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The island's highlights are the clearness of its water, the uncontaminated, untouched wildness of its nature,the golden sandy coastline and of course, its beautiful Gozo accommodation. Gozo is often referred to as an island paradise. From red sand beaches and old stone farmhouses to majestic high cliffs and turquoise bays, you’ll be glad you chose to explore this fertile island. Tourists who are looking for accommodation in Gozo are spoilt for choice. This small island offers the exclusive experience of both rustic farmhouse and luxurious villa rentals. These self-catering options offer the chance to sit back, relax, recharge your batteries and discover a whole new and improved you.
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Gozo boasts a wide range of museums for all the family to enjoy, such as the Folklore Museum, The Natural Science Museum, or The Old Prisons. You can also visit the Ggantija Temples, the oldest freestanding temples in the world and the Citadel, a fortified city built by the Knights of St John. Each of Gozo’s 14 villages boasts a unique and beautiful church. Ta' Pinu Church has an impressive collection of items that have been sent in by people whose lives were touched by the mysterious powers of this site. Other popular tourist attractions include the saltpans found near Marsalforn and the watch towers.