Module 4

Watch 48 Hours in Malta , a video made by Simon Calder, the travel writer of The Independent newspaper and TV travel show presenter. Then answer the following questions. The words and phrases below may help.

A wonder of the human spirit

A serene escape

An acquired taste

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What (unusual) adjective does Simon Calder use to describe Malta’s history?

The islands are equidistant between which two places?

How does Simon Calder describe St John’s Co-Cathedral?

What uncomplimentary phrase does he use to describe the local soft drink?

Which British film star died in The Pub?

What phrase does Simon Calder use to describe Victoria?

Try these sites for more information:

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destination/malta/101885/Malta-travel-guide.html

http://www.lonelyplanet.com/malta

http://www.visitmalta.com/

Enjoy your trip!