The Duchess of Cambridge was deprived of this magnificent view of Valletta Harbour when persistent morning sickness forced her to cancel a visit to Malta last month. She should have been representing Her Majesty The Queen at ceremonies to mark the 50th anniversary of the country’s independence. The fortified walls and the domed roofs are a spectacular scene enjoyed by thousands of cruise ship passengers each year. More details in the new edition of World of Cruising magazine.Malta - Valletta from Marsamxett Harbour 01 by Clive Vella
(Photograph, Clive Vella)