Tag Archives: Malta

Air Malta, Club Class – Airbus A 320: Malta to Zürich

The weather here in Malta has been lovely all week, with cloudless blue skies and a temperature of around 20 degrees Celsius during the day. But it’s time to head back to Switzerland and the cold. I check out of … Continue reading

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Air Malta, Club Class – Airbus A 320NEO: London Heathrow to Malta

My flight to Malta will be departing at 11:25. I check on flightradar24 for the whereabouts of my aircraft. It looks as though the inbound from Malta will be on time. Today’s flight is special for two reasons: first of … Continue reading

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Air Malta, Business Class – Airbus A 320: Malta to Frankfurt

INTRODUCTION So eventually the marathon had to be cancelled because of the storm. And what a storm it was! I don’t think I’ve ever seen anything quite like it. On Sunday morning I fire up the flightradar24 app just for … Continue reading

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Lufthansa, Business Class – Airbus A 320: München to Malta

TRANSFER IN MUNICH Lufthansa and its Star Alliance partners all call Terminal 2 home. The bus ejects me at the main terminal building. My onward connection to Malta will be departing from K09, which is the Schengen concourse in the … Continue reading

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Lufthansa, Business Class – Airbus A 321: Frankfurt to Malta

INTRODUCTION I’m on my way to Malta for this year’s edition of the Malta Marathon. I shall be running the half-marathon with a distance of 21.1 kilometres, which is in fact longer than the width of the island! I confess … Continue reading

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Air Malta, Business Class – Airbus A 320: Malta to Zürich

INTRODUCTION June is probably one of the best months to visit the Maltese archipelago. The weather is already reliably and consistently warm but without the oppressive and stifling heat of July and August, when temperatures peak in the upper thirties … Continue reading

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Lufthansa, Business Class – Airbus A 320: Munich to Malta

Date: 04 March 2017. Departure: 09h35. Arrival: 11:40. From: München. To: Malta. Flight time: 2 hours 5 minutes. Seat: 2F, window. INTRODUCTION A while back I figured it might be a fun idea to participate in the Malta half marathon … Continue reading

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10 Strait Street, Valletta

In Malta I usually stay at the Phoenicia. This time however, I had to make different arrangements because the hotel is currently under renovation, refurbishment and expansion. Of course there are plenty of hotels in Malta, but I wanted to … Continue reading

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Swiss International Air Lines, Business Class – Airbus A 320: Zürich to Malta

Date: 11. July 2016. Departure: 12:00. Arrival: 14:15. Flight time: 2 hours 15 minutes. Seat: 1F. INTRODUCTION Well that was quick. Yesterday late afternoon I arrived back in Zürich from Lanzarote. It is now ten o’clock on Monday morning and … Continue reading

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Air Malta, Club Class – A 319: Malta to Zürich

GETTING TO THE AIRPORT Means of transport: bus Fare: EUR1.50 Journey time: ca. 20 minutes, depending on traffic Frequency: a mystery – the bus lines X4, X5 and X7 all run via different routes from Valletta to the airport The … Continue reading

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