The Tudor Hotel
Travel Blogs from Sliema
... 7000 bodies were interred here over its many centuries of use (up to about 2500 BC). It was worth coming to Malta just to visit this site. It is with extraordinary archaeological sites like this that you thank UNESCO for its protection. The Hypogeum was closed for 10 (reopening mid-2000) due to the serious damage of the burial chambers' limestone walls caused by the carbon dioxide exhaled by visiting tourists. It was a truly unique site and the 50-minute tour ...
... leader of the Congo. In 1960, three months after Congolese independence and his election, he was overthrown by Col. Mobutu and beaten, tortured, and executed. Before this, CIA director Allan Dulles had called Lumumba's assassination "an urgent and prime objective". In 2002, Belgium's government admitted partial responsibility for Lumumba's death.
-----Martin Luther King Jr.; thirty years after his death, one man admitted he'd received $100,000 to arrange ...
... My experience in Malta would have been much less rich if I hadn’t found these wonderful people.
Rami, Ippy and I were sitting at the kitchen table talking about their cockatiel Johnny Walker. We’ve been arch-enemies up until this point, so I said to him: 'We can be friends now, okay Johnny?’ And then he turned around and ****** in my general direction. We all burst out laughing. So that’s settled then!
Rami is someone who ...
We are really pleased Linda and Nigel had a good time. The highlight was definitely Gozo, and it seems they enjoyed their early Christmas present. After watching the taxi pick them up we put the finishing touches on our vegetarian curry (broccoli, onions, garlic, carrots, chopped tomatoes and jalfrezi sauce) and garlic and coriander Naan bread. We had been invited for an evening of sharing different cuisines with Phoebe's ...
... into warm spa pools in public swimming areas.
We visited the old capital city of Mdina (sounds like Imdina), "the silent city", where we had a history lesson on the Knights of Malta through cheesy wax museums and poorly made low budget films. We also spent a couple of hours exploring the winding streets and popping into a couple of Maltese blown glass shops. The houses of Mdina have brightly coloured doors and large bronze or brass door knockers carved into ...
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 $66
- 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 $47
- 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