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Mgarr ix-Xini

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Address: Xewkija, Island of Gozo, Malta
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Gozo Ta' Cenc Cliffs Segway Tour
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Lovely stopping place!

We stopped here for a glass of wine on a coastal walk from Mgarr to Ta' Cenc; OK it's rather expensive but it's a very pretty place to stop and sit in the shade and the views are... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Kalkara, Malta
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188 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We often visit Gozo but had never been to this fabulous spot before. It's an absolute delight. Calm, sheltered cove with the cleanest water. It felt so safe for a swim and we loved it. What can be nicer than a beautiful sheltered spot to swim coupled with a delightful seafood shack of a bar/restaurant. What a find. Four of... More 

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Thank 724jane
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5 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stopped here for a glass of wine on a coastal walk from Mgarr to Ta' Cenc; OK it's rather expensive but it's a very pretty place to stop and sit in the shade and the views are impressive (even better on the approach). You can also visit the nearby watchtower on the same walk - worth doing!

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Thank David Carl G
Kettering, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The road down is a bit off putting but the end result is well worth it. The bay/inlet is glorious with wonderful clear water and very relaxing. As a bonus there is a small restaurant in this out of the way location and contrary to some earlier reviews we had good service and nice food with ice cold beer, what... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Can be accessed by steep road or by clifftop path. Just a couple of cafes and a pebbly beach. Having read other reviews it is not for some folk, but the water is clean and clear, it's a nice little shallow scuba dive, the icecream is good on a warm day. There are tamarisk trees in the valley continuing behind... More 

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Thank johnfred4
Newport Beach, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

its a port town, not much to do or see. And if you are by foot then there are no sidewalks once you leave the immediate port area. Get on a bus and explore the island is my suggestion.

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Thank Internationalgotoguy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nestled in a lovely bay at Mgarr Gozo This besutiful bay is perfect for snorkelling and swimming. Take lots of sun protection as there is no shade

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Thank Hello T
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you don't know what is a monopoly: that's it. Unique place to eat in a very touristic and amazing spot. They take advantage of it with a awful service (you wait 45 mins to order if you are lucky), normal food (overcooked) and dirty location. Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie played a movie here. Probably they bought something to... More 

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2 Thank Nicola M
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Service: service? Not seen any Food: definitely not the best Staff: not polite and also arrogant Waiting time: hours Price: too high for the food quality Possibly I suggest you to avoid it (if possible)

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Paris, Île-de-France, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

good for easy dive (shallow, abot 15m deepest) or family afternoon. Pretty setting. There's a cave you can dive that's easy (12m deep max). nice little restaurant. Good place to have a beer and relax too

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Derby
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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us. Driving to this area was very difficult and parking is very limited. When we arrived there weren't many customers and were surprised when we asked for a table but were told there were none available and that we must sit at a table made with old wooden pallets. The waitress was extremely rude and... More 

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