Monthly Archives: December 2011

A unique Christmas experience in Gozo

Bethlehem in Ghajnsielem is not worth missing
Make this Christmas a special one for you and your family; experience the life of Jesus of 2000 years ago.
Attractions include the carpenter and blacksmith’s dwellings, the bakery, an open-air market selling seasonal fruits, fish and a wide selection of vegetables, a local crafts area promoting traditional local skills and folklore, a wine-tavern and a typical ‘Gozitan farmhouse’ with panoramic roof.
Fresh water will be flowing along these structures through a small stream with various water features to enhance the surrounding atmosphere.
Don’t miss the opportunity to see this re-enactment in Ghajnsielem Gozo. During your Christmas holidays at the Grand Hotel Excelsior Malta kindly contact Our Transport office on and they will organise your transfers. This activity can be also conducted with Our Gozo Excursion.
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Make your own Gingerbread Biscuits – Grand Hotel Excelsior Recipe

During your Christmas Holidays at the Grand Hotel Excelsior Malta we suggest you have a look at the Gingerbread Castle especially made by our Chefs for the Festive Season. The Castle is situated on Level 5 upon entering Admiral’s Landing Restaurant. We promise that the attention to detail and the smell of ginger and cinnamon will take your breath away.

Our Chefs would like to share with you the recipe and method for doing your own delicious Gingerbread Biscuits.
Using a food mixer, on a low speed mix sugar, flour, baking powder, cinnamon, ginger and ground cloves, mix well till all ingredients are well incorporated add butter, black trickle, milk and orange juice and continue mixing till it reaches the texture of a dough, texture should be good to be used with a rolling pin.
Should you wish to experience the Excelsior Hotel Malta‘s delicious food this Festive Season kindly contact us on: or on 0035621250520.
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