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Plan your trip to Malta

A speck in the Mediterranean on the map, the Maltese Islands are considered to be Europe’s most condensed tribute to history. Malta is one of those destinations that provides you with a little bit of everything, fun, sun, history and culture, and once your done enjoying the beauty of the islands, the beach is never […]

Sailing the Maltese waters

For those passionate about sailing, Malta is the perfect island to do just that.  Surrounded by clean blue waters, pristine beaches and a rich history depicted by its architectural wealth, Malta is an idyllic sailing destination.

Malta Music Week 2012

Summer has arrived early this year in Malta,and most of us are already enjoying the sun and beaches.  Summer is also a time to party and enjoy long evenings out with friends and great music.  For the 4th consecutive year, Malta will be hosting a music festival.  Kicking off on the 22nd June, the music […]


Between the 7th and the 9th October, Birgu will be holding a national annual event, known as the Birgufest. Birgu, also known as Citta (Civitas) Vittoriosa is Malta’s oldest Maritime capital and the oldest of the Maltese “Three Cities”. Located adjacent to the Grand Harbour in Valletta, Birgu is one of the most popular destination for […]

Notte Bianca

A popular cultural event will be held on the 1st October  in the very popular city in Malta’s capital, Valletta .  The Notte Bianca is the one night where Valletta’s history comes to live promising an evening of art, culture and more.  Some of the most important buildings, monuments and museums will be open to the […]

September Wine Festival

For the seventh consecutive year, local Wine producers Marsovin will be holding a wine festival in Qormi providing a wide selection of wines produced in Malta.  Qormi, also known as Citta Pinto, is not only popular for it’s delicious Maltese bread, but also its typical village wine bars.


For art lovers, Malta has plenty to offer, with the paintings of Caravaggio amongst the most renowned on the island.

St Julian’s

St Julian’s is located along the North coast of Valletta around two bays linked by a coastal road with Sliema. Once a small fishing village and summer residence to some rich Maltese families, St Julians has today been developed in a prime entertainment district.   This town is bursting with activity all year round and one […]

Ghadira Bay

Malta is the idyllic location for those who are looking for a relaxing holiday surrounded by the sun, the warm Mediterranean sea and a safe and friendly atmosphere. Due to Malta’s size, beaches are never too far away and can easily be reached from anywhere on the island.


One of the small islands in the Maltese Archipelago is the small island Gozo, also known amongst the locals as Ghawdex, the 2nd largest island of this archipelago.  With a population of over 31,000 inhabitants, Gozo is only  67 km² in size and is more rural than the larger island of Malta.