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Travel Blogs from Marsalforn
... late Sunday evening/Monday morning and straight back to work!
Looking forward to the next few months and hopefully some visitors!
Relaxing morning with tea and Woody Allen's latest 'Blue Jasmin'. I'm going for a walk along Mistra Bay. I've been meaning to do it for so long. This involves a bus trip to Xemija (Shem-shee-ya) which means sunny!
It was ...
... pull out of the long line, and cut across the traffic, breaking many road rules. A police man followed him, and we thought he was going to be busted, but the cop just took the same shortcut that the offender had! Only in Malta! (Random fact: you don’t have to pay to catch the ferry from Malta to Gozo, but you have to pay on the way back – bizarro!)
Nicole drove us back to Gzira, to the apartment that I’ll be living in for the ...
It was SO COLD LAST NIGHT. It was like a hurricane was howling outside our window! I wore a singlet, a long sleeve thermal, my flannelette pyjamas and a jumper and I was still cold. So much for 'welcome to sunny Malta!'
After checking out at 10am, we walked around Qbjjar Bay looking at the salt pans and an old fort. It was so fun to jump from rock to rock and look out over the wide blue ocean.
Breakfast at Murella in Marsalforn ...
I felt entitled to a sleep in, so even though Lars and Nicole had both left the apartment, I slept and tried not to feel guilty! I was so excited about my fresh breakfast of berry cereal, banana and multi vegetable juice. The hot shower was AMAZING and the fluffy towel was even better!
When Nicole got home, we cooked some of her mum's pumpkin and walnut ravioli and made a mushroom sauce (with shrooms from the farmers stall by the road) to accompany it.
The school is decorated and VH1 is playing the best Christmas hits, but with the midday sun shining through the windows, and the calm blue sea outside my classroom window, it's not the Christmas I know. Phoebe went out with her workmates, and I met up with them later for dinner and drinks. One was leaving, but she'll be in London we can meet ...
Other places to stay in Marsalforn
Marina Street, Marsalforn | 4 star hotelfrom $89
- Ffriendly Calypso
- Can;t believe the negative comments
- Thank you Trip Advisor!!
Qolla Street, Marsalforn | 3 star hotelfrom $93
Vally Road, Marsalforn | Hotelfrom $92
Xaghra Road , Marsalforn | Hotelfrom $31
Qbajjar Rd, Marsalforn | Hotelfrom $60