3 tritons Picture

On the 3rd October, both Maltese nationals and tourists alike were treated to the annual Notte Bianca which is held in Valletta. Anyone entering/exiting Valletta was privilaged with this splendid sight ......... hope you enjoy it.

*Audrey-Tifa also captured the fountain on the same night, her photo can be found on this [link]

The Triton Fountain at situated in the centre of the main bus terminus at Valletta in Malta. One can see the fountain as s/he leaves Valletta by the City Gate.

The statue was designed by the Maltese sculptor Vincent Apap in 1959.

Triton is a mythological Greek god, the messenger of the sea. He is the son of Poseidon, god of the sea, and Amphitrite, goddess of the sea, whose herald he is. He is usually represented as a merman, having the upper body of a human and the tail of a fish, "sea-hued", according to Ovid "his shoulders barnacled with sea-shells". For more information visit this wikipedia [link])
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