Travel Blogs from Malta

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Arriving in Malta, Valetta, Malta travel blog

Arriving in Malta

A travel blog entry by ditchthecube


... island well, because there doesn't seem to be any of the typical weathering you see in coastal cities. Culture After the war, Malta became a protectorate of the United Kingdom. I believe they gained independence in 1964. This said, I think the culture is ...

I almost rode a seahorse, Gozo, Malta travel blog

I almost rode a seahorse

A travel blog entry by krox

Still happy here on Gozo! I`ve seen a lot of the island now (it`s tiny.) Being a diver, they drive you all over the island to either launch a boat or for you to gear up on some remote location, walk to shore with your equipment before you jump off into ...

Malta, Hamrun, Malta travel blog


A travel blog entry by mattccaddy


... very interesting and touching. Malta has been invaded countless times in history! We then had a tour of the knights of malta hospitallers which was also interesting. Later i had traditional Bragioli for lunch which was sliced beef wrapped around bacon ...

Maltesers in Malta, Marsalforn, Malta travel blog

Maltesers in Malta

A travel blog entry by caitlinnelson


... Year. I pulled some Maltesers out of my pocket and ate them in the middle of the road. What a novelty to eat Maltesers in Malta (even though they didn’t originate here)! We danced to the live band in the main square, and met some of their friends ...

Ippy's Name Day dinner, Gżira, Malta travel blog

Ippy's Name Day dinner

A travel blog entry by caitlinnelson


... so jittery after booking because it was so spur of the moment! How exciting and nerve racking! I actually have a departure date from Malta now… Dinner with Ippy, Rami, Debbie, Manon, Nathalie and Richard was delightful. We laughed and enjoyed two ...

Lady Morgan, Gżira, Malta travel blog

Lady Morgan

A travel blog entry by caitlinnelson


I slept for 14 hours…a good indication of how tired I was after 'too much' fun! I cleaned up the house a bit which was still in shambles from an amazing farewell party. Later I took the bus around to Mint behind Sliema and met with Egil for a late ...

St Paul's Bay, St Paul's Bay, Malta travel blog

St Paul's Bay

A travel blog entry by andrew.galea


... the rocks use to be along the shore line. It is a fun place with lots to do but it has no resemblance to traditional and historical Malta that I have grown to love so far. I did strip down and have a swim in the bay however, it was something I wanted to ...

Cupboards, cats, cocktails and being carefree, Marsalforn, Malta travel blog

Cupboards, cats, cocktails and being carefree

A travel blog entry by caitlinnelson


... it didn’t help. Nicole went into town to get a new ID, but the place was shut. They have very strange opening hours in Malta, and it’s normal for shops to have 'siesta’ breaks in the middle of the day! On our walk home we saw ...

Celebrating Australia Day in Malta!, Gżira, Malta travel blog

Celebrating Australia Day in Malta!

A travel blog entry by caitlinnelson


... joining the World Vision youth team to help educate people about world hunger and poverty. Since Australia is 10 hours ahead of Malta, we had to celebrate Australia Day on the 25th to take advantage of the Triple J Hottest 100 countdown. I baked ANZAC ...

Magical mystery tour of the four M's!, Gżira, Malta travel blog

Magical mystery tour of the four M's!

A travel blog entry by caitlinnelson


... to take some panoramas, and we chatted for a couple of minutes. He seemed really cool, and was staying for the month in Malta, so I really regret not exchanging emails. Next stop, Mgarr, famous for having good cooked rabbit (sob sob) and a huge church. ...

Exploring Gozo, Victoria, Malta travel blog

Exploring Gozo

A travel blog entry by ditchthecube


... of it. The trip is only about 30 minutes. I didn't realize that the land that seems like it could be another peninsula of Malta is actually Comino, and beyond that is Gozo. It's really not much distance at all. I'd guess 1km of sea between each island. ...

Walk Along the Ta'Cenc Cliffs, Victoria, Malta travel blog

Walk Along the Ta'Cenc Cliffs

A travel blog entry by ditchthecube


... We took the bus out to the far southwest corner of the island, a place called Xlendi Bay. I've been wanting to see a decent beach in Malta (or Gozo) and I was really pumped up about it. The bay is a short corridor in from the sea. The beach is really a ...

A day in the country, Sliema, Malta travel blog

A day in the country

A travel blog entry by trakka53


... . Not many cars and narrow walkways. A magnificent surrounding wall that overlooks the surrounding countryside from the highest point on Malta. The Metropolitan Cathedral is the mother cathedral of all the churches on Malta and the main painting by Mattia ...

Driving on the lefthand side..., Gozo, Malta travel blog

Driving on the lefthand side...

A travel blog entry by krox

... I relaxed there for a few hours before going to a small village called Quala, where you can look over to Comino and Malta. There`s also a tiny beach there, with white sand. It`s lovely, and you`ll have it all to yourself since not many ...

Afternoon Fun, Mosta, Malta travel blog

Afternoon Fun

A travel blog entry by wardtrip

On the 2nd full day that we had in Malta we visited the Arts & Crafts village in the afternoon. We went to the Glass House first and saw how they mould all the glasses into shape. It was really hot in there as they used a really hot oven-like machine ...

The silent city, Mdina, Malta travel blog

The silent city

A travel blog entry by travelmonster


... a hillside and being in the centre of the island, is pretty much recognisable for miles around. It used to be the old capital of Malta, but nowadays it is called the silent city - for it is a weave of narrow back alleys and streets and only residents are ...

A Family Holiday in Malta, Buġibba, Malta travel blog

A Family Holiday in Malta

A travel blog entry by angelaincanada

... everywhere. Another day, dad and I decided to go and see the set from the Popeye movie. It seemed easy enough to get to, Malta's bus system is wonderful. Just two quick bus rides and we would be there. Well, what we didn't know was that the second bus ...

Day14: Sunday, August 12 - Shelby, MT to Malta, MT, Malta, United States travel blog

Day14: Sunday, August 12 - Shelby, MT to Malta, MT

A travel blog entry by chere

... -Just Missed the Buffalo Jump Tour -Train Watching from US2 -The Last Stand of the Nez Perce -Sacred Ground -Malta for the Night DETAILS Good Morning Start...We Thought It was a short two or three blocks down to the main ...

Blue, Comino, Malta travel blog


A travel blog entry by pwong


... weren't desperate enough to resort to sampling the hotel buffet's sad-looking ice cream selection.  Of course, it may also be because we've found a new addiction in Malta - Bajtra, a Maltese prickly pear liqueur - so sweet, and soooooo good ...

History and wonder, Gżira, Malta travel blog

History and wonder

A travel blog entry by caitlinnelson


... he painted with oil instead of water based paints. In the Oratory I sat and admired the works of Caravaggio. Before coming to Malta I didn’t realise what a rebel the artist was! In Rome in 1606, Caravaggio was in a brawl and killed a young man. ...

Meeting the Charlotte Louise, Gżira, Malta travel blog

Meeting the Charlotte Louise

A travel blog entry by caitlinnelson


... on her once again. (I’ve included a picture in the photo gallery of the Charlotte Louise when she was the face of Malta Tourism. Wasn’t she beautiful?) Back at the Nyx we napped for a couple of hours (my batteries were almost 100% drained) ...

Disney Mediterranean Cruise: Malta = Small, Valletta, Malta travel blog

Disney Mediterranean Cruise: Malta = Small

A travel blog entry by selenapan9


...   on and on about the fact that Malta was SO SMALL  At one point, she was discussing football (soccer) and she said that Malta got to play Italy or something.  And that they lost, but not by too much and that they were so proud just to be ...

go go to gozo, Valletta, Malta travel blog

go go to gozo

A travel blog entry by sydneyalicat

Doing a tour to Gozo today, wanted only a small group but by the time we had all been bussed up to the departure point for the ferry there was 38, nice and cosy, not!  Anyway met a nice man that is  staying at our hotel, he is from Wakefield ...

The Quizzly Bears, Gżira, Malta travel blog

The Quizzly Bears

A travel blog entry by caitlinnelson


I creatively wrapped and sent presents to the ladies getting married at my old work, to Eliza who's having a baby girl soon, and to my cousins Katherine and Tahlia who have their birthdays around the same time. For lunch I met with Egil, Jon and Lars ...

A small Sunday session, Gżira, Malta travel blog

A small Sunday session

A travel blog entry by caitlinnelson


This morning I was meant to visit the Sunday markets with Lars, Nicole, Debbie and Chrissy. Unfortunately everyone bailed because the weather was bad or they had other things on. We decided to meet up for dinner that evening instead. In the meantime I ...

The Nights of St.John, Vitoriosa, Malta travel blog

The Nights of St.John

A travel blog entry by wardtrip


On the 8/6/14 there was a renactment of the Nights of St.John. It was all about the way they used to dress and the military power and how they used to load muskets. The renactment kicked off with a military parade. There were many demonstrations of sword ...

The Maltese experience, Malta, Malta travel blog

The Maltese experience

A travel blog entry by andrewjerome


... at home. Our transfer driver collected us and we saw some of the sights as we headed toward Paceville where our apartment is. Malta looks a lot older than I expected, with a Mediterranean feel. I admit I am not a fan of Paceville as it appears similar to ...

Malta: Europe's Best Kept Secret, Valetta, Malta travel blog

Malta: Europe's Best Kept Secret

A travel blog entry by kaytethegreat

... , it's see you soon, it's have a good time." He said as we climbed out and headed back into the hotel. Gozo: Malta's Little Sister The history of Gozo is rather tragic; similar to Malta's only instead of fending off the Turkish forces the ...

The joke about the roof? It's over your head!, Gżira, Malta travel blog

The joke about the roof? It's over your head!

A travel blog entry by caitlinnelson


... At home I met Nathalie who is a regular stayer here at the Green House. She lives in France, works in Switzerland, and comes to Malta once a month for business. What a good deal she has going! I headed to Good Thaimes with Pooja, where there weren’t ...

Sliema Ponderings., Sliema, Malta travel blog

Sliema Ponderings.

A travel blog entry by andrew.galea


... . We planned to meet again today and once again I really enjoyed her company and had a great time.   Before I came to Malta I imagined I would meet a lot of Maltese girls however the parts of Malta where I spend most of my time are filled with ...

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