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Churches in Malta
As you step out of your malta hotel, you will notice that Malta is predominantly a Roman Catholic country. Churches and chapels are very common and it forms an integral part of the landscape in Malta. Churches are located at the center of towns and villages. This shows the big role that religion plays in people's lives. Aside from Malta Hotels dominating the skyline, churches dominate the skyline and domes painted red or silver can be seen from across the island.

This may not be clear from your malta hotel but in Malta and in Gozo, dioceses are separate. Currently, Malta has 313 churches while Gozo has 46. From these two mixed and combined, 78 are parishes. To break it down further, Malta has 63 parishes and Gozo has 15 parishes. Of these numbers, the 6 have been considered the national parishes. According to sources there is slightly more than one church per square kilometer. This is a very large church density and it can be said that there are more churches in malta than there are hotels in malta. In Malta, every community or locale has a parish church. There are other localities that have two or more churches. Sliema and Birkirkara both have four parishes each.

If your accommodations in malta is located in the western part of Malta, there is a big chance that you can see the churches in Mdina, Balzan, Dingli, Gharghur, Mosta, etc. Churches in these places are dedicated to different saints. Likewise, if you hotel malta is located in the eastern part of Malta, you have a big chance of seeing churches within the area. These churches are distinctive and each is a masterpiece. Even by just passing by a church to your hotel malta, you can notice that old churches in Malta are made from limestones. Some churches look boring but once tourists and church goers go inside the church, they can see very rich interior, decorated in marble, chandeliers, paintings, frescos and statues.

Long time ago, rich families donated generously to the church so that it can afford to be handsomely decorated. Notable churches in Malta include the church of the mother of our beloved and dear Christ. If your accommodations in malta is located in Mosta, then you should take time to visit this church. The church has a circular shape and its dome is the 4th largest dome in the world. This church is famous because a bomb landed on the church during the second world war but did not explode. People in the church during that time were not hurt. Today, this famous and splendid bomb is on display.

Hotels Malta can be relaxing, but there is a church in Malta that offers peace, relaxation and a beautiful view. A lot of tourists get out of their hotel malta and visit this church. This majestic, splendid and scenic church is Ta' Pinu. This church is isolated, and around it, there are no buildings. Smoke, traffic and noise is foreign to this church. The church offers a superb view of the Mediterranean and it is surrounded by terraced fields. There are white marble statues on the right of the basilica. This is to symbolize the Stations of the Cross.
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