10 scenes from Malta’s most stunning Christmas cribs

Nothing says Christmas in Malta like a traditional festive crib.

The beautiful nativity scenes are stunning works of art and often take months to create from scratch.

Almost every town and village in Malta and Gozo has at least one crib exhibition running from December until mid-January.

There’s even a nationwide competition to find the best nativity model.

Malta-based photographer Alan Carville shares some beautiful scenes from previous winners.