Hotel 'Dolmen', Bugibba bay, Malta.
|| Grid Reference:
35° 57' N, 14° 25' E.
Sadly little left
to see of this temple complex.
'Dolmen' encompasses the site making it necessary to pass through
the hotel foyer to view it. Do not let this put you off however, as the
staff are obliging.
here for map of location of the site)
There's not much left to see, but it is still there and with
The Great altar stone
(now in Valetta museum) has a double spiral on its face, reminiscent of both
the Irish and Scottish Neolithic spiral art.
Examples of European Spiral-art)
(above), was constructed
over the temple ruins, at a time sometime
between the 'temple' period and the 'hotel' period.
(Other Maltese sites)