The Tudor Hotel
Travel Blogs from Sliema
In the morning I walked to the Diplomat to meet Janet. We caught a Cab to Grace's place and then I walked to Busy Bee to get some cannoli. At lunchtime Richard and Rosanne picked me up and took me back to their apartment in Swieqi. Lovely catching up with Richard ...
Our last few days in Malta were good. I decided my last day at the hospital was Monday (very naughty) so Tuesday and Wednesday we had to spend together enjoying ourselves. On Tuesday we had our possibly last skype/facetime calls with both sets of parents before we set off on our last two weeks of madness! We then had some lunch before heading down to finally do some scuba diving! We went with watercolours ...
... pre-historic giants because of the size of the stones used, with the largest stone weighing around 57 tonnes. No one knows how the stones were put in place and the quarry was a kilometre away.
The Azure Window at Dwejra (a huge natural arch in the cliff) was amazing. We were allowed half an hour here and I could have spent twice as long just taking photos from different angles.
The Inland Sea, also at Dwejra, is a cliff-bound lagoon fed by the sea from a ...
... in competition with other local villages!) and associated parties to mark the feast.
On arrival in Marsaxlokk I immediately noticed the brightly coloured fishing boats that were scattered in the bay. Each had its own individual character and yet there was a commonality as though it were customary to be decorated in such a way. Eyes were painted on the fronts of many of the boats - the reason being ...
Please refer back to 'my week', 'detective novels' and 'on the ridge' for some extra additions and great photos!
There's no work this week (only four classes running!) so I'm off. Gives me a chance to update the blogs. I've also been going in in the morning to download material from the main computer, which means lugging around less books in the future! ...
Other places to stay in Sliema
124, Tower Road, Sliema | 4 star hotelfrom $105
- Wonderful Holiday
- Nice for the price
- Well Recomended
Tigne Seafront, Sliema | 5 star hotelfrom $159
- No no no
- Simply the best
Sir Adrian Dingli Street, Sliema | 3 star hotelfrom $77
- Nice island, shame about the hotel
- Very disappointing
- Run on a shoestring and needs a total refurbishing
High Street, Sliema | 5 star hotelfrom $169
Graham Street, Sliema | 4 star hotelfrom $66
- OK, you get what you pay for.
- Not a 4 star hotel at all!
- A mixed bag
Gorg Borg Olivier St, Sliema | 4 star hotelfrom $129
- Excellent Hotel
- Not as good as expected
- An excellent 4 star hotel
173, Tower Road, Sliema | 4 star hotelfrom $79
Hughes Hallet Street, Sliema | 3 star hotelfrom $65
- Building Work
- You get what you pay for
- Hated the Plevna
Windsor Terrace, Sliema | 4 star hotelfrom $53
- Kein 4 Sterne Hotel
- Not 4 Star
- If your out all day, and night then its perfect!!
Rudolph St, Sliema | 3 star hotelfrom $121
- Small but pleasant hotel
- Better than the review led me to believe!
- Pictures not worth a 1,000 words
138 Tower Road, Sliema | 2 star hotelfrom $43
Tigne Sea Front, Sliema | 3 star hotelfrom $66
117 Tower Rd, Sliema | 3 star hotelfrom $56
Tower Road, Sliema | 3 star hotelfrom $48
Matthew Pulis St, Sliema | 4 star hotelfrom $118
76 Cathedral Street, Sliema | 3 star hotelfrom $90
Ghar il-Lenbi Street, Sliema | 2 star hotelfrom $48
248 Tower Rd, Sliema | 3 star hotelfrom $55
- Not so good....
- A friendly hotel.
Triq Gorg Borg Olivier, Sliema | Hotelfrom $123
127 Tower Road, Sliema | 3 star hotelfrom $53
59, The Strand Sliema, Sliema | 3 star hotelfrom $55