Travel Blogs from Valletta, Malta

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Malta Experience and Valletta National Museums, Valletta, Malta travel blog

Malta Experience and Valletta National Museums

A travel blog entry by dmarek

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... Rabbit is one of the traditional Maltese dishes - that I haven't tried.  Don't think I will either. After dinner, I walked across Valletta and down the stairs to the British Hotel - taking some photos of the rainy pavement.  Oh, I forgot while I ...

From island to island, Valletta, Malta travel blog

From island to island

A travel blog entry by bggisland

It is funny travelling between Mediterranean islands: from Mallorca to Malta, I had to stop in ...

St Paul's,  War Museum, and War Rooms, Oh, My!, Valletta, Malta travel blog

St Paul's, War Museum, and War Rooms, Oh, My!

A travel blog entry by marci.copeland

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... the Cowboys beating the Raiders! Now for Black Friday...I did a little on-line shopping before venturing out into the triqs of Valletta.  We went to St Paul's Pro-cathedral which is the Anglican Church built after the British took over Malta mid ...

Thank You Grand Master Vallette, Valletta, Malta travel blog

Thank You Grand Master Vallette

A travel blog entry by marci.copeland

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... who were the hospillaters during the crusades.  They were thrown out of Rhodes by the Ottomans and moved to Malta where they built the city of Valletta from scratch.  They were able to do this with money sent from other countries after they ...

Thursday, May 16, Old Town Valletta, Valletta Old Town, Malta travel blog

Thursday, May 16, Old Town Valletta

A travel blog entry by wanlessmd

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... Home to bed! ACTIVITIES: Upper Barrakka Gardens overlook of the Grand Harbor and Fort St. Angelo Walking tour of old town Valletta National Museum of Archeology Singing Knight of St. John in street St. John’s Co-Cathedral Cathedral Museum Caravaggio ...

Panoramic Malta, Valletta, Malta travel blog

Panoramic Malta

A travel blog entry by redwatt

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We had a picturesque drive through the city starting off by passing the Valletta fortifications via Fort St Elmo to the quaint fishing village of Marsaxlokk, where we saw the local fishermen at work. We also saw the colourful Maltese ...

Second Visit to Malta, Valletta and Mdina, Malta travel blog

Second Visit to Malta

A travel blog entry by storyquilter

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... shopper,  this wasn't nearly long enough.  We also had a walking tour of the central part of the town of Valletta.   Yeah,  I'm more convinced than ever that I won't be booking too many DCL excursions in the future.   Again, ...

Preparing the Boat, Valletta, Malta travel blog

Preparing the Boat

A travel blog entry by windisfree

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... to turn up. A thousand gin and tonics later, 2 hours sleep and a rushed early morning taxi rideand I was on my way to Malta with my bag (yay !). 2.Turning up at the boat yard and seeing 'Goode Thing' was both relief and fear. What to expect after ...

The Malta Experience, Valletta, Malta travel blog

The Malta Experience

A travel blog entry by dabby1

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... particularly on its language and buildings and British, with a Tudor feel to some buildings (and the damn plugs). Valletta's main square was stunning and open with white sandstone buildings and the cobbled streets had a very Dubrovnik feel ...

Malta, Valletta, Malta travel blog

Malta

A travel blog entry by scspade

Valletta ...

ssx, Valletta, Malta travel blog

ssx

A travel blog entry by olympicemma

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Malta? Malta, Valletta, Malta travel blog

Malta? Malta

A travel blog entry by lolman

... of Malta. When we weren't sunbathing at the pool we took a sightseeing tour around Gozo, a smaller island just above Malta. We took a tour around Valletta and saw St, John's Co-Cathedral.  Malta's been part of tons of wars throughout history. Malta's ...

The Art of Filigree, Valletta, Malta, Malta travel blog

The Art of Filigree

A travel blog entry by cristinazoghbi

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... engrave a rectangle around the 925 silver hallmark stamp instead of a circle.  Although silver filigree stores are plenty in Valletta, only 5 real artisans remain to this day, most of them inherited the art from generations long gone.  Gaetano ...

Valletta and the Malta Experience, Valletta, Malta travel blog

Valletta and the Malta Experience

A travel blog entry by brianporter

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After a relaxing day at sea, we looked forward to docking in the port city of Valletta, the capital of the Maltese archipelago floating on the cusp of Europe and Africa. Malta is the largest of the islands, and has been coveted and invaded throughout its ...

Malta tour, Valletta, Malta travel blog

Malta tour

A travel blog entry by euroschos

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Carol: I piked at an early morning , so Naomi picked us up for a drive to Valletta. Last night at the shopping centre it felt like we were parking in an excavation site, same here again today. Started at sea level, looking over the port to where the movie ...

Sep 20, 2003, Valletta, Malta travel blog

Sep 20, 2003

A travel blog entry by nzag

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first day malta, Valletta, Malta travel blog

first day malta

A travel blog entry by odyseus

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my first day in malta.took the bus from the airport,arrived through valletta in st julians to the hotel.by foot visited all of valletta,seafront and narrow streets.had dinner in a traditional cellar with a bottle of maltese vine ...

Carnaval Carnaval Carnaval 2008, Valletta, Malta travel blog

Carnaval Carnaval Carnaval 2008

A travel blog entry by jkosmides

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... Which i took plenty of, seemed like the entire island was there for this one event. I loved every minute... we got lunch, got malta beers, watched the parade, stayed for hours and danced till like 9, finally caught a bus back and now am writing late. They ...

Rabat & Mdina Tour, Valletta, Malta travel blog

Rabat & Mdina Tour

A travel blog entry by geoffbro

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... honey-colored rock. For centuries the island was the possession of the knightly Order of St. John - the Knights Hospitaller. Valletta, Malta's current capital, was planned by the Order's Grandmaster Jean de la Valette to secure the island's eastern coast ...

Back on Malta, Melliha, Malta travel blog

Back on Malta

A travel blog entry by evamaria85

Back on the smaller ...

Naples, Valletta, Malta travel blog

Naples

A travel blog entry by eileen.tan

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This day we did the Naples Hop On Hop Off tour. Kyle cutely calls this the Naples Hip Hop tour. E did a small loop and a big coast line loop. Too bad I fell asleep for a chunk of it but that's what happens to me when it's so hot out. We also walked ...

Busy Days, Valletta, Malta travel blog

Busy Days

A travel blog entry by lamyers56

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... can drive in the city which adds to the serenity. We toured another church - there sure are a lot of churches in Italy and Malta and I think I've seen a majority of them - They're beautiful and everything but I all churched out - especially since I'm not ...

Valletta Malta, Valletta, Malta travel blog

Valletta Malta

A travel blog entry by suejshaw

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We were due to get into Valletta at 8am so I set the alarm nice & early so we could take some photos of the approach to the Harbour which we remember from last time to be very impressive. Unfortunately, after moaning about late arrivals, this time the ...

Day 28 - Valletta, Il-Belt Valletta, Malta travel blog

Day 28 - Valletta

A travel blog entry by anthonydowell

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... . There are about 360 churches on the island and one mosque. There is a great deal of building being undertaken currently. Valletta seems quite vibrant. A wonderful day exploring. We had dinner at Prime C. Tonight we head off for Siracusa in Sicily for ...

Valletta, Malta, Valletta, Malta travel blog

Valletta, Malta

A travel blog entry by betger

... had arranged a tour and our first stop was the city of Mdina which was the main city before the establishment of Valletta. We visited the cathedral of St. Paul, the interior of this cathedral was breathtaking. There were beautiful decorations over every ...

Valetta, Valletta, Malta travel blog

Valetta

A travel blog entry by aohno

... via the old road to spot Mama-san's favoirite resto The Arches. Arrive at The Phoenica Hotel after a couple of unintended detours (Malta hasn't quite mastered the secret to good signage - directions shoukd be placed at every junction) - quick drop off of ...

Valletta, Valletta, Malta travel blog

Valletta

A travel blog entry by gwaddy

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... War Rooms where the air battle for Malta was directed from in 1943, very interesting and atmospheric. Then walked up into Valletta had a drink and snack outside Giordino's cafe and then visited the St John's Grand Masters palace and armoury and then St ...

August 4 and 5: Malta and Day at Sea, Valletta, Malta travel blog

August 4 and 5: Malta and Day at Sea

A travel blog entry by eileen.tan

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... cutely ended up with round finger print tan lines because his fingers are round at the tips. And he always ends up with a farmers tan. Malta we did a tour called Taste of Malta. It is literally an island that is made of desert. It was so hot and we ...

circuit, Valletta, Malta travel blog

circuit

A travel blog entry by pinpon69ol

La Valette ...

Dinner in Valletta, Valletta, Malta travel blog

Dinner in Valletta

A travel blog entry by michaelbuckland

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