Malta: Locanda La Gelsomina
Housed in a former hostel for knights, this locanda occupies one of the oldest buildings in the historic district of Birgu close to the Palace of Inquisition and the Malta Marine Museum. Beautifully restored, this ultra cozy boutique hotel, which offers four suites, respects the characteristics of the Maltese traditional architecture while displaying a very Asian decor! Even the welcome products in the bathrooms are from Bali! Funny detail: you can buy the beautiful exotic displayed pieces: fromTibetan cabinets to scented saaris … sessions of Vinyasa yoga and meditation, guided by yogis are regularly organized. These retreats last between two and four days, and can be customized according to individual wishes. The retreat is open to a minimum of 4 and a maximum of 8 participants. Please note: a minimum stay of two nights is required. A. F.-M.