Buġibba

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CountryBuġibba_header_cell_0_1_0 MaltaBuġibba_cell_0_1_1
RegionBuġibba_header_cell_0_2_0 Northern RegionBuġibba_cell_0_2_1
DistrictBuġibba_header_cell_0_3_0 Northern DistrictBuġibba_cell_0_3_1
Local councilBuġibba_header_cell_0_4_0 St. Paul's BayBuġibba_cell_0_4_1
Time zoneBuġibba_header_cell_0_5_0 UTC+1 (CET)Buġibba_cell_0_5_1
Summer (DST)Buġibba_header_cell_0_6_0 UTC+2 (CEST)Buġibba_cell_0_6_1
Postal codeBuġibba_header_cell_0_7_0 SPBBuġibba_cell_0_7_1
Dialing codeBuġibba_header_cell_0_8_0 356Buġibba_cell_0_8_1

Buġibba (English pronunciation: /buːˈdʒɪbə/) is a zone within St. Buġibba_sentence_0 Paul's Bay in the Northern Region, Malta. Buġibba_sentence_1

It is situated adjacent to Qawra, and it is a popular tourist resort, containing numerous hotels, restaurants, pubs, clubs, and a casino. Buġibba_sentence_2

History Buġibba_section_0

During the Tarxien phase of Maltese prehistory, a small temple was built in what is now Buġibba. Buġibba_sentence_3

The temple was excavated between the 1920s and 1950s, and it is now located in the grounds of a hotel. Buġibba_sentence_4

In around 1715, the Order of St. John built Buġibba Battery as part of a series of fortifications defending Malta's coastline. Buġibba_sentence_5

Today, only remains of its foundations and ditch have survived. Buġibba_sentence_6

In the 1960s, Buġibba began to see rapid development, and it is now a popular tourist resort. Buġibba_sentence_7

It is especially popular among students who go to Malta to learn English. Buġibba_sentence_8

The town's main highlight is the main square, which is located along the promenade. Buġibba_sentence_9

The area is full of nightclubs, bars and restaurants. Buġibba_sentence_10

Since the iGaming industry's rapid growth in Malta in the late 2010s, Buggiba has become a special place for especially Danish expats. Buġibba_sentence_11

The city is commonly referred to as "100 stone" among the Danes, although this statement is also frequently confusing newcomers. Buġibba_sentence_12

Bugibba is a summer residence for the President Emeritus, George Abela, and Ex-Prime Minister & President Emeritus Dr. Edward Fenech Adami. Buġibba_sentence_13


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