Malta - Out and About in Sliema

After our sojourn on the public bus with the 'Hop on - Hop Off' bus coming to our rescue for the final leg of the journey, we were deposited back in Sliema, Malta in the late afternoon.

We found the ducks we'd been watching the previous day along the Sliema harbour.  They seemed to be molting as a white plumage was showing through in patches.
We were intrigued by the Black Gold Saloon and moseyed on up to the bar for a drink.
We were feeling a bit peckish and ordered a plate of calamari to tide up over until dinner.
We went back to our hotel and discovered the rooftop deck.  We took a moment to enjoy the sweeping views before freshening up for dinner.
Despite the stormy skies, we set off for a walk along the waterfront to burn off some calories and earn our meal.
We finally settled in at Fresco's where we were treated to more stunning views.
We opted for a bottle of Maltese Falcon (a local red wine that I suspect is giving a nod to the tourist trade on the island).
A plate of rich, creamy gnocchi started things off.
We followed that with a huge flavorful pizza...
...and a bit of pork.
That wasn't all...potatoes and vegetables were also served.  Roll me home!
The sun had set by the time we'd dispatched with our meal.
We optimistically took the rest of the pizza home in case we got hungry later even though our hotel didn't have a fridge.  You never know...

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