Malta is a very rocky island and most of the beaches there are quite rocky. However, in Mellieha, I found a beautiful sandy beach, easy to walk on. It reminded me of the beaches back home. It was more enjoyable to set a blanket on the sand and relax there. Spending a day here is pure heaven.
This blog annevisitsmalta.com enhances the book Return to Malta by visiting most of the places mentioned in the book with color photos.