Travel Blogs from Malta

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Malta, Malta, Malta travel blog

Malta

A travel blog entry by kfsandiego

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... monuments, and marble tombstones to show their support (and buy a little piece of heaven, it seems) for the Knights of Malta. Eight leagues, representing nations and alliances in Europe, were part of the Knights of Malta (hence, the design of the ...

Fest Napoli, in Rabat, Rabat, Malta travel blog

Fest Napoli, in Rabat

A travel blog entry by allie.boler

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... on, both up on the hill and down along the coast.  The view was tremendous and gave a different rather glamorous view of Malta by night. A really lovely evening and so glad we went up there.  It was even better than I'd thought it would ...

Traditional Fishing Village, Marsaxlokk, Malta travel blog

Traditional Fishing Village

A travel blog entry by onedude

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... its fish market and colorful boats. Unfortunately on the day I was there, they did not have the market because it was the feast of some saint in Malta. However, there are a lot of seafood restaurants on the water and St. Peter's Pool is really ...

Very old and interesting, Valletta, Malta travel blog

Very old and interesting

A travel blog entry by stephgraeme

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... rotten. As you can probably tell by my stories, I am not big on descriptions and detail of the places we have been but Malta was absolutely beautiful with so many old walls and a lot of WWII history. Could easily go back there for a drive around. They ...

Malta: A Mediteranean Marvel, Valletta, Malta travel blog

Malta: A Mediteranean Marvel

A travel blog entry by chris_sayward

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... several major European cities directly to Malta and compared to most of the EU, Malta is a relatively inexpensive vacation spot. Malta also boasts some of the most beautiful sandy beaches and THE best scuba diving in the Mediterranean. Unfortunately it ...

Valletta - what a place!, Valletta, Malta travel blog

Valletta - what a place!

A travel blog entry by andrew.galea

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It is hard to describe the wonder of Malta, it is definitely like stepping back in time, you somehow feel dwarfed by the stories that lie in the stones of the buildings that were built hundreds of years ago. Valletta, the capital of Malta, is where most ...

Parallel Universe, Mellieha, Malta travel blog

Parallel Universe

A travel blog entry by pwong

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... been taken over by holidaymakers, there is a distinct difference between the atmosphere here, and the aforementioned places.  Since Malta was a British colony for 150 years, the two cultures have merged and formed something unique, which is quite ...

St. Julian's  District  -Getting to know the area!, Saint Julian's, Malta travel blog

St. Julian's District -Getting to know the area!

A travel blog entry by greekcypriot

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St. Julian's Location Friends who visited Malta spoke highly of this district and I was extremely happy when I realized that both hotels I was to stay were in this beautiful area. It could be a great base for exploring the island! Cheap and easy ...

Maltese Language routes   -Handy words!, Saint Julian's, Malta travel blog

Maltese Language routes -Handy words!

A travel blog entry by greekcypriot

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... 295; mostly silent , ż as in zip , and does not use the  y. A list of handy words perhaps you might need upon visiting Malta:    Hello                           ...

Valletta adventures, Gżira, Malta travel blog

Valletta adventures

A travel blog entry by caitlinnelson

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... were really well preserved, and you could see a real jump of improvement in tools from the previous era. We also learnt about Malta’s mysterious cart ruts, a complex network of tracks gouged in the rock. The purpose of these ruts is still a mystery, ...

Island Fever!, Malta, Malta travel blog

Island Fever!

A travel blog entry by andrew_mac

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... location, it was bombed like crazy during World War II, when it was still a British territory. They even have a church in Malta that memorializes a 'miracle' where two bombs fell through the roof during a service, but by chance didn't go off. The ...

Detox, Valletta, Malta travel blog

Detox

A travel blog entry by pwong

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... hopefully we can find some nice, less-touristed spots in the next few days. One thing we were looking forward to in Malta was a good detox and loosening our belts slightly, after all the rich and delicious dining in Sicily - having fallen under British ...

travelling to malta, Valletta, Malta travel blog

travelling to malta

A travel blog entry by sydneyalicat

... when they opened for buisness. Wandered around and found a cafe for breakfast, honestly the french make the worst cappachino, hope malta is better. caught up on my blog at the internet terminal, Franchesca found a free playstation terminal so she was ...

28-29 Valletta-Dinner-Marsaskala beach, Valletta, Malta travel blog

28-29 Valletta-Dinner-Marsaskala beach

A travel blog entry by elizabeth21

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... for a bus! FUN! Any hoo.. we went and saw the war memorial at Fort St. Elmo and then went to see the amazing "Malta experience". It was a movie about Malta which was informative but not very engaging (both Mum and Nana fell asleep!!). We also saw The ...

Just a stone's throw away..., Gżira, Malta travel blog

Just a stone's throw away...

A travel blog entry by caitlinnelson

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I read the book my Mum gave me on the roof this morning. It's a compilation of short stories called Women’s Travel Writing, and it’s absolutely inspiring. The experiences people have – wow!   I decided the roof was so nice that I ...

Back in US. Tomorrow Glacier NP, Malta, United States travel blog

Back in US. Tomorrow Glacier NP

A travel blog entry by lettinggo

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Dusty border town but good place to regroup and wash van and clothes before being without again in Glacier NP. Will try to find remote and cheap NP sites with no electricity, so no wireless or phones either... amazing how we rely on technology ...

Ancient Ruins, Rock Formations and Cities, Mdina, Malta travel blog

Ancient Ruins, Rock Formations and Cities

A travel blog entry by onedude

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... of Malta is connected by a bus system where you can go anywhere on the island within about an hour. Took a trip to the southwest of Malta to see the blue grotto, the stone age temples of Hagar Qim and Mnajdra and the towns of Rabat and Mdina. For such a ...

Malta and Gozo, Valetta, Malta travel blog

Malta and Gozo

A travel blog entry by gracielastanley

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... so-called civilized world, or Europe anyway, and I am vomiting violently. A nice flight into Valetta from Casablanca on Air Malta. The islands were beautiful from the air and the flight was pleasant. Arrived and went through our usual rituals of ...

Malta - I am home!, Sliema, Malta travel blog

Malta - I am home!

A travel blog entry by andrew.galea

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... was born in Australia, love the country and possess a deep sense of pride in my nationality I also enjoy a similar connection with Malta. I guess that is an advantage of being born of migrant parents after they migrated! Beyond this I also gain a certain ...

Monday in Mdina, Mdina, Malta travel blog

Monday in Mdina

A travel blog entry by astrix7

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... you go in Malta you run into Fortified Towns or Cities. The fortified city of Mdina is tiny but like the island of Malta it packs a punch historically. This was the very first capital of Malta from about the 8th century BC until the Knights landed in ...

Spoilt rotten in Malta, Gżira, Malta travel blog

Spoilt rotten in Malta

A travel blog entry by caitlinnelson

... ! My Scandinavian friends were making me choose sides for the ice hockey semi-finals, and I was definitely torn, because I came to Malta because of a Swede, but am staying with two Finnish people! Which side should I chose?! Spoilt for choice! Boris was ...

Gaining one job and losing another, Gżira, Malta travel blog

Gaining one job and losing another

A travel blog entry by caitlinnelson

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This morning I received an email from the Department of Environment saying they aren't able to extend my leave. I am expected back at work on the 12th of February, so I will have to resign if I want to keep travelling the world. It’s a shame I ...

With a spring in my step!, Gżira, Malta travel blog

With a spring in my step!

A travel blog entry by caitlinnelson

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My parents received the traditional Maltese prickly pear liqueur that I sent them, so they did shots via Skype for me! It was hilarious. I paraded down the Strand towards Sliema feeling really happy. The sun was out, the boats were bobbing up and down on ...

Day spent with the knights., Valletta, Malta travel blog

Day spent with the knights.

A travel blog entry by yurgo56

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... of large churches and there are a lot of saints in the place and street names. I have come to the conclusion that I have seen Malta and that is about the end of my association. I think if I had been a military commander I would have let the invaders have ...

Lazy day in Sliema, Sliema, Malta travel blog

Lazy day in Sliema

A travel blog entry by andrew.galea

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... to the internet café as I was keen to catch a few family and friends online before they left work (Australia is 8 hours ahead of Malta by the way). I spent an hour or so chatting to some of my work colleagues, my brother Jeff's girlfriend Kirsty and my ...

'Not all those who wander are lost.' ~ Tolkien, Gżira, Malta travel blog

'Not all those who wander are lost.' ~ Tolkien

A travel blog entry by caitlinnelson

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Today I took it easy, catching up on a lot of photos and blogging, Skyping my parents and talking to some friends back home. Halfway through the day I stepped out with Ippy to get fresh fruit from a store up the road, and admired the view (and the sun) ...

I’m such a mess!, Gżira, Malta travel blog

I’m such a mess!

A travel blog entry by caitlinnelson

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... and I would make a good working team because we’re all good at different things. It's a shame I can't stay longer on Malta to help with the Charlotte Louise project, but at least I can make the video of our journey which will hopefully help with ...

Island Adventure: Malta 3, Malta, Malta travel blog

Island Adventure: Malta 3

A travel blog entry by siarakelyndali

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Hi Everyone! Tour Day with Sunscope Tours Woke up extra early- 6:30am on vacation…unheard of! Anyway our group was picked up from the hotel by van and we were taken for a ride around the water.  We then caught the ferry that took us to ...

Island Adventure: Malta 4, Malta, Malta travel blog

Island Adventure: Malta 4

A travel blog entry by siarakelyndali

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Hi Everyone! After such a long tour day, we decided to take it easy. A short walk and coffee in the hotel lobby filled up the morning. I had an interesting lunch at a Chinese restaurant.  It was buffet style, but different than the buffet style I'm ...

Nite in Montana before Canada, Malta, United States travel blog

Nite in Montana before Canada

A travel blog entry by lettinggo

Heading out to Canada ...

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