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Address: Saint Julian's, Island of Malta, Malta
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A nice square to people watch particularily in the evening

The square is quite pretty and overlooks Balluta Bay, it is a really nice place to enjoy a sun-downer and people watch in the evenings. It seems as though many of the Maltese... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Cape Town, South Africa
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Falkirk, United Kingdom
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116 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This little square was right across the road from our hotel. We would often go down and have a drink from the kiosk here and people watch. A favourite with locals and tourists alike.

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Thank linzerbairn
Island of Malta, Malta
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199 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place for people watching and enjoying the sunshine. Lots of restaurants and bars around so you can sit and have a drink and watch the boats on the sea or the passing tourists.

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Thank bobby911
Cape Town, South Africa
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140 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The square is quite pretty and overlooks Balluta Bay, it is a really nice place to enjoy a sun-downer and people watch in the evenings. It seems as though many of the Maltese locals stop here for a break or a chat on their evening strolls along the promenade. The benches overlook the bay which is very pleasing to the... More 

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Thank PAULLFWOOD
Warsaw, Poland
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93 reviews
79 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

Balluta Bay lies very close to Sliema and St. Julien's. The square gives a great view over the bay with numerous yachts and boats.

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Thank w7tomek
Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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652 reviews
387 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 237 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016

This travertine statue looks upside down but it was designed to spell out the word Love reflecting in the gorgeous waters of Spinola Bay.The area is dominated by a neo Gothic Church and Spinola Palace.It was here that the French first landed in 1798.You can watch water polo or try rabbit or Lampuki or swordfish at one of many local... More 

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Thank John L
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7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

Great little spot overlooking the bay with a fantastic green kiosk serving cheap drinks, beers and snacks at very cheap prices. Even has a lovely seating area to relax with the view of Balluta Bay.

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1 Thank Sam J
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016

if you want great value for money and a change from the usual bars etc. Visit the Balluta kiosk opposite the bay under the trees. Two pints of lager and a Bacardi and coke 5 euros compared to average hotel cost of 15 euros! Nice atmosphere where lots of locals seem to meet.

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1 Thank rjocular01
Cricklade, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

This is the place to sit and relax after your site seeing tour, the view is stunning, plus have that long awaited drink.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Having walked along the entire promanade, it was a lovely place to stop and relax and have a coffee and cake or beer and tapas. Wonderful views, so relaxing watching the beautiful, clear blue sea. Cant wait to go back to this beautiful area.

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1 Thank KarrieB1234
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68 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

It is hard to characterise this as a tourist attraction, it's a city square. It is however nicely shaded, has some seating and is next to a busy bus stop, shops and places to eat. More of a place you pass through than visit, it is still better it is there than not.

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