Wednesday 15 May 2019
Balluta Bay from our balcony - make a note of that tall blue and
Out for an early morning stroll - our hotel is just above Ray's
No, not a Greek temple - but a casino.
There's that building again - the Portomaso
- the tallest building in Malta.
Looks like the Fernandes heading for Gozo.
View from the ferry terminal towards Valletta.
The Sliema - Valletta ferry about to dock.
View of Manoel
from the ferry.
Looking back towards the Sliema shoreline.
in the foreground - with the Basilica
of our Lady of Mount Carmel
Looking back towards Fort Tigné
on the Sliema side.
Dummies in a cafe window in Valletta.
Another view of Fort Tigné - with a group of tourists returning
from their Harbour Cruise.
Walking round Valletta towards Fort St
Streets of Valletta.
Taking a well-earned rest and sampling the local brew.
Up yours too.
Looking towards the entrance to Grand Harbour.
The Siege Bell.
Reclining figure of the Unknown Soldier.
Mighty Cruise Ships.
Looking across the harbour.
Another view of the Unknown Soldier.
at the entrance to Grand Harbour.
Another Tourist Trap.
Walking along the shoreline - below Barrakka Gardens.
View across the harbour.
Is this the way to Venice mate?
Looking back - you can just make out the Unknown Soldier.
Traditional Maltese Gondolas.
Tui cruise ship Marella
Tunnel leading to.......
. taking us to.......
Memorial Plaques in the gardens.....
Bust of Winston Churchill.
Cats among the pigeons.
Upper Barrakka Gardens.
at the Spazju Kreattiv gallery.
Lady of Victories Church
Statue of Jean
What it says - large shop.
Valletta views..... walking back to the Sliema ferry terminal.
... leaving Valletta on the Sliema
.... nearing the ferry berth.
Last photo of the day - sunset over Balluta Bay.