Victoria Court Holiday Apartments
Travel Blogs from Sliema
... organised from Australia) but will use the hop-on / hop-off bus on Thursday when I go to the Hal Saflieni Hypogeum and can then take in other sites that are on the same route.
What I learnt today...
1. The Maltese Islands are made of 5 islands but only 2 are inhabited (Malta and Gozo).
2. Malta has 360 churches, and that doesn't include those on Gozo or the multitude of chapels. How can such a small island fit so many ...
Today was lovely because I went out for lunch with my work team to celebrate and say goodbye to me! We went for delicious Indian food and had an extra long lunch break - perfect! Chris is still doing well with his teaching but I think he's looking forward to teaching adults again. Tomorrow I will be having a Fontanella chocolate cake delivered to work to share with my co-workers, I'm hungry ...
... able to use his love of literature with his student this week, she seems very advanced in English. After work we went straight to the cinema to watch the new Leonardo di Caprio film - was very good and is nice to do something like that in the evenings every now and again! Friday tomorrow so we shall see what the weather and the weekend will ...
... I hurried back to the main pjazza to see what was going on. I was delighted to find out that the people of Birgu were re-enacting the victory of the Great siege. They were showing off their military know-how and I witnessed a sword fight. The “parish priest” was silently waiting next to another young man with a falcon, ready to release it to freedom. The orchestra followed the victors around town playing songs of victory. It was a ...
... bent up, but it survived. After wandering for some time, we eventually made our way back to the bus stop and headed back to the hotel. After some resting time, we met up with a good portion of the group for dinner at Piccolo Padre where I had very good pepperoni pizza. The menu said "lifestyle choice pizzas" and it made me laugh. Nick made a toast (which rhymed) and all were merry. I enjoyed my time in Malta. It ...
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