Life is a continuous journey. We travel with our light backpacks to simplify our trips to keep our best memories and share our experiences and lessons. Follow our travel and learning adventures. See Labels in left sidebar. (En este blog bilingüe compartimos nuestras aventuras de viaje. Selecciona el pais en lado izquierdo). Flor and Jose. Follow our trips in Instagram @abuelosmochileros #ecaptains
bus tour from Valletta around Malta with MSC Excursions aboard MSC
Grandiosa. It was the only way to visit the island due to covid
restrictions. Dec 2021. #abuelosmochileros_valletta
but intense, this excursion is a unique opportunity to discover the
beauty of Malta from the comfort of an open double-decker bus.
We left the ship, met our guide and hop on our bus to begin our
exploration of the island starting with a drive towards Vittoriosa, one
of the Three cities situated across the harbour.
of the Three cities situated across the harbour. The city boasts a
beautiful yacht marina enhancing its many palaces built by the Knights
itinerary continued passing the blue grotto area and various villages en
route to Mdina, located in the heart of the island, also known as the
¨silent city¨. We drove around the perimeter of the city with its
historical buildings, at the foot of this medieval town, a chance to
take pictures as the bus drives by.
Next came Mosta. Our bus passed by Mosta dome, the third largest
unsupported dome in Europe and recently bestowed with the title of
Taking the north east route, we drove through the cosat road onto St.
Julian´s and Sliema, before moving to Valletta passing its bastions. We admired the fortifications of the capital city of the island built on a
peninsula by the Knights of Malta in the 1500´s.