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Travel Blogs from Sliema
... with because they had door knobs but didn't have time to explore last Tuesday? Do I redo the hop-on / hop-off Red Tour (as per yesterday) and visit the megalithic temples that I missed due to running out of time? Do I take a cruise of the two harbours to get photos from a different viewpoint? Or do I just go back to the hotel for some much needed R & R? The hotel won out and I slept for 2 hours!
I haven't heard a single Australian accent my whole time in ...
... was definitely Pirates of the Caribbean-esque. Like Davy Jones’ ship the Flying Dutchman, complete with crabs, coral and all. We found an old plank of wood and made a bridge from the docks to the boat. Being on board was remarkable. The deck was in amazingly good condition, but the sides of the boat had decayed considerably. Gabriel’s plan is to restore the boat to its former glory, so that people can enjoy cruises on her once again. ...
... down for the day for the national holiday. After work I visited the church dedicated to him, plaques quote him in almost every language. Afterwards I walked along the bay, even saw a man playing bagpipes! The sun was out and turning the water a beautiful crystal blue. I took som photos of an old fisherman and had a coffee by the shore. There is nothing like sunshine to give ...
... than quantity! I always thought I was a great cook, but must admit was quite nervous the few times it was my turn to cook...! I had serious competition ;-)
There is something all over Malta that I didn’t mention in my other entries yet and that is ceramic house names and numbers. Most of them had a reference to the country of origin of the owner or the family name. Others displayed the patron saint of the family or village, along with the ...
... numerous cave formations for just a short visit before returning us to shore.
Our last five days in the Maltese islands were spent on Malta's smaller and less busy sister island, Gozo, where we rented a beautiful old farmhouse located in the centre of the island in Xaghra. It even came with our own swimming pool and neighbourhood cats! We spent a day enjoying our private home, local wine, prickly pear liquer and the late summer sun. The weather has officially started ...
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 Terrance, 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