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Top Choice Vintage in Valletta

Blush & Panic

This is a gorgeous clothes shop selling exquisite vintage and vintage-inspired womenswear, as well as wonderfully unusual pieces of costume jewellery. These are beautiful quality items – there's no musty second-hand…
Arts & Crafts in Valletta

Mdina Glass

Mdina Glass features hand-blown glass produced by craft workshops near Mdina, in a range of styles and colours from traditional to decidedly modern – vases, bowls, paperweights, collectables and more.
Shoes in Valletta

Monti

The Monti is a large market selling mainly clothes, shoes, watches, jewellery, pirated CDs and computer games. It's just south of City Gate bus terminus.
Arts & Crafts in Gozo & Comino

Ta'Dbieġi Crafts Village

Once a British Army camp, this village offers the chance to buy rugs, glass, pottery, food products and more. There are regular demonstrations by local artisans.
Food & Drinks in Valletta & Around

C Camilleri & Sons

Historic dessert and sweets shop, open since 1843, selling 'pick and mix' and beautifully decorated, delectable cakes as well as home-made biscuits tied in ribbon.
Books in Valletta

Word for Word

An upmarket bookshop with armchairs, and shelves stocked with travel, fiction, non-fiction, cooking and gastronomy, biographies and Maltese interest.
Antiques in Victoria (Rabat)

Pio's Antiques

An Aladdin's cave of Gozitan and Maltese bric-a-brac, including candlesticks and tradtional door knockers.
Department Store in Valletta

Marks & Spencer

Homesick Brits might want to visit the well-stocked food section of Marks & Spencer.
Books in Valletta

Agenda

A cramped shop with an excellent selection of travel guides and fiction, history and reference books.
Books in Victoria (Rabat)

Bookworm

Well-stocked shop with a good range of fiction and guidebooks, plus local and British newspapers.