Tag: <span>Group Travel</span>

Why did we call this “Graham’s Great Train Journey in Sri Lanka”?
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April 3, 2019April 25, 2019

Why did we call this “Graham’s Great Train Journey in Sri Lanka”?

Please note that this blog was written one month prior to the tragic terrorist attacks of Easter 2019 in Sri Lanka. Even a well-planned group tour doesn’t always follow a strict itinerary. There are always moments when a last-minute suggestion or detour seems the right thing to do. That’s exactly what happened on our Sri Lanka March 2019...

Easter and The Stations of the Cross in Malta
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April 16, 2017May 8, 2018

Easter and The Stations of the Cross in Malta

Even though our Tour Guide told us that the Stations of the Cross ceremony in the Zebbug Parish was one of the more impressive ones in Malta, little could have prepared us for the spectacle, devotion and community spirit we saw before our eyes on this Good Friday. At about three hours in length, we...

Is it worth the trouble arranging an overnight stay in Gozo?
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April 16, 2017May 8, 2018

Is it worth the trouble arranging an overnight stay in Gozo?

Yes and yes! I must admit to an initial reluctance in having to check out of my comfortable hotel room in Malta, pack and take luggage to the hotel luggage room, pack an overnight back-pack, take the ferry, check into the Gozo hotel……….. But let me tell you that every bit of it was worth...

If I had my 70th Birthday dinner in Malta, would you come?
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April 12, 2017May 8, 2018

If I had my 70th Birthday dinner in Malta, would you come?

Hampton Travel & Cruise Director, Alex Mifsud, traced his roots back to Malta for his 70th and was joined by family and friends in the celebration. By the way, recommended is Piccolo Padre Restaurant, 194/5 Main St, St Julian’s – it’s popular and therefore you would need to book.