Postcards from Malta: The Beauty in Decay

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Image © Helen Jones-Florio


On my many meanderings around the streets of Malta, I often come across sites, such as the above. Beautifully decaying doors – from another place in time – starkly juxtaposed by the surrounding modern, steel and glass environment. Yet, conversely, you could very easily walk right past these exquisite, woefully neglected, facades, without even noticing them.

What is behind the doors… now, that’s what I’d truly like to see… .

Helen Jones-Florio

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