Malta

How To Do A Gozo Day Trip from Malta

Malta to Gozo Ferry

For travellers spending only a few days in Malta, it can be easy to fill your days exploring the mainland. Whether it be wandering through historic Valletta, exploring the walled city of Mdina or heading to the fish market of Marsaxlokk, there’s no doubt that there’s plenty to occupy any Malta itinerary. For visitors that have a bit more time on their trip though, it’s certainly worth taking a Gozo … Read More

Malta or Cyprus: Which Island Nation to Visit?

The Tombs of the Kings is one of the best things to do in Paphos

Dreams of jetting off to a beautiful Mediterranean island nation fill almost everyone’s mind every now and then. With perennially good weather, crystal clear waters, fascinating history and great cuisines, flocking to a Mediterranean island like Malta or Cyprus for a seaside escape is an attractive option no matter where you find yourself in the world. And while coastal destinations like Italy, Spain, or Croatia are always popular places to … Read More

The Perfect Seven-Day Malta Itinerary

Crysyal Lagoon on Comino in Malta

Malta is a destination that, for many years, has only attracted pensioners or those looking for an all-inclusive resort holiday. But the tides are changing and these days, more and more independent travellers are wanting to visit and explore the archipelago. This is great news because there is so much to see in Malta beyond the safe walls of a hotel! Beyond the affordable prices and great weather, there are … Read More

Is Malta Expensive? A Guide to Prices in Malta in 2020

Mdina, Malta

For a long time, the idea of a holiday in Malta was only on the radar for those seeking a trip to an all-inclusive resort. Its ideal southern Mediterranean location means almost year-round sunshine and good weather and for a long time, traditional holidaymakers were willing to pay a pretty penny to enjoy the island atmosphere without having to sacrifice any of the typical comforts of home. This used to … Read More

A Guide To Mdina & Rabat, Malta

Maltese Balconies in Rabat

While it can be easy to spend your entire Malta itinerary soaking up the Mediterranean sunshine on the coast, the inland towns of Mdina and Rabat are fantastic places to visit as well. Mdina is a popular day-trip destination, and it isn’t difficult to see why. With a fascinating history as the original capital of Malta and its beautiful walled setting, there are some great things to do in Mdina. … Read More

One Day in Valletta Itinerary: What To Do in Malta’s Capital

View of Valetta from Sliema Harbour

Valletta, Malta is creeping up on the typical European traveller’s radar, and for very good reason. Malta is becoming something of a sleeper hit for those looking for an affordable Mediterranean getaway and its popularity is only going to increase. Part of the reason for the new travel-obsession with Malta would be its crowning jewel of a capital — Valletta. Picked as the European Capital of Culture for 2018, Malta’s … Read More

A Guide to Sliema, Malta: Top Things to Do

Sliema is a popular place to stay in Malta

Despite the fact that it’s Malta’s most populous area, many of those travelling to this small Mediterranean archipelago tend to skip over the lively and bustling city of Sliema in lieu of Malta’s other cities and attractions. This, however, is a shame as Sliema has a lot to offer travellers, from beautiful seaside scenery to a great cafe and restaurant scene. There are a number of things to do in … Read More

A Guide to Marsaxlokk and St Peter’s Pool, Malta

Malta food

The charming fishing village of Marsaxlokk and the natural swimming spot of St Peter’s Pool provide travellers with a fantastic day trip opportunity for those staying in the main parts of the island. A visit to these two spots combines some fantastic elements of Malta including a picturesque town to visit, delicious seafood to eat and a nice swimming area to provide a welcome respite from the Maltese sun! In … Read More