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Travel Blogs from Marsalforn
... the biologist, and Yitzhak Rabin. Benazir Bhutto from Pakistan, the first woman elected to lead a Muslim country. Chico Mendes, a humble Brazilian rubber tapper killed by ranchers because he wanted to save the rainforest. There was a plaque dedicated to "outspoken journalists": eight men and women, including Anna Politkovskaya from Russia, all of whom ended up dead.
-----Nine Italian law-makers and judges, led by Goivanni Falcone and Paolo Borsellini, ...
... walked through Gzira to Msida picking up friends at their homes as we went. I met a lot of lovely Finnish people on the way, talking mainly with Julius and Debbie. When we got to the apartment we admired the view from the patio (complimenting Pooja on such a gorgeous place) and played a half-hearted game of Kings. Later Jennie hosted a fun quiz for everyone. It had one round on medicine (her field of study), one round on France (where Pooja’s house mate is heading back to), and ...
... 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.
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