Travel Blogs from Il Gzira
... refreshing. The brilliant day, the great company, the fun activity and the memories from the night before put me in such a great mood, and I couldn’t stop beaming as I splashed around in the crystal clear salty shining water.
Jennie and I were the only ones game enough to go in, but after much persuasion, everyone finally made the plunge. When the sun started to sink lower in the sky (and a camera-crew-esque van showed up) we ...
... hem, and by the end of the night, every person had ‘fragile’ stuck on them somewhere, whether it be their head, clothes or butt.
There were people in the kitchen, people in the games room, people on the roof, people dancing. Everyone was happy!
At one stage I ran outside and found some people I knew on the street. They had other friends with them who joined us, and one of them, Felix, has an internship at the ...
... had his jacket on, so while Lars played the ukulele, I started wearing a collection of his other accessories, like a hat and tie (see photo below, quite dashing if I say so myself).
We all walked down to the Strand where Lars caught the bus back to Hamrun, while Egil and I ran along the water towards my place.
In the kitchen I chatted to Ippy and showed her photos of the vases I'd seen in Sliema. Then, up the stairs I climbed, to be consumed by blogging and ...
... sent me into a waiting room with forms to fill out. I had to wait for FOUR HOURS for my turn. To make matters worse, it only took two minutes to pay the 25 euros, get a photo taken and hand in the forms. I was really annoyed at the inefficiency and lack of communication for the whole process, as I know the other 30 people who lost a whole day were.
The woman taking my file said I had to come back tomorrow ...
... and navigated our way through the depressing and sterile corridors. Most hospitals are ugly and boring, but this was the worst one I’d been to! We greeted Kim, her Mum, her Grandma and friends. Nicole said Kim was looking much better than last time, and Kim was optimistic that she would be out in another couple of weeks. Nicole had dyed her hair the night before, so she had pink stained hands, which made a funny contrast next to Kim’s ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility