Cultural outing to our sister island, Gozo, for the senior citizens of Vittoriosa.




On Friday 8th June, 2007, a group of about 70 senior citizens residents of Citta Vittoriosa met at Victory Square, at 7 o’clock in the morning to embark on a cultural tour to our sister island,Gozo, a cultural activity organized and subsidized by the Birgu Local Council.

After their arrival in Gozo, the seniors went up to the Capital City of Gozo, Rabat, to meet with the city’s Mayor, Dr. Robert Tabone. The group were greeted by the City’s Mayor at the Rabat Local Council and then hosted to a small reception. Afterwards, the group was given some free time to visit the Rabat market and the famous square, “It-Tokk”.

The group then proceeded to the village of Xaghra, were they visited the Ggantija Neolithic temples. The group was then taken to a restaurant in Marsalforn and then proceeded to visit the Xewkija Parish Church.