Malta


Valletta by day seen from Sliema

Malta – Good to Know Before You Go

Now you know what you shouldn’t miss when visiting Malta island, Gozo and Valletta, but I am sure you are also interested in some practical tips that will make your trip a lot easier to plan and enjoy. How to get to Malta So, let’s begin with how you can get there. There are two main ways to travel to Malta: by plane from a multitude of cities from Europe, North Africa or Middle East, or by ferry from Sicily. The vast majority of you will choose to go to Malta by plane, so I will concentrate on this option. […]


Watching the Carmelite Church dome and city skyline in Valletta, Malta

Malta – the Jewel of the Mediterranean Sea (3)

It is said that one should always save the best for the last and this is exactly what we’ve done in Malta. We began our journey by exploring the main island, which we thought is simply stunning, than we continued with Gozo, an island that surprised us with its beautiful landscapes, surpassing in my view Malta Island and last but not least, we got to Valletta, the smallest capital city of the European Union and one of the most charming. History of Valletta The so-called “city built by gentlemen for gentlemen” owes its existence to the Knights of St. John. […]


Sanap Clifs on Gozo Island, Malta

Malta – the Jewel of the Mediterranean Sea (2)

If you find yourself in Malta, it would be a shame not to take a ferryboat to visit Gozo island and, if you fancy swimming and snorkeling, also Comino. You may think Malta is small and you can get very quickly from one place to the other, but wait to see Gozo. Once you arrive on the island, it will take you less than half an hour to reach the opposite side of it. But although the island is tiny, you can spend at least one day there, as it offers many beautiful spots. Sanap Cliffs After arriving on Gozo […]


Colored Boats in Marsaxlokk harbour port Malta

Malta – the Jewel of the Mediterranean Sea (1) 2

When I first booked our flight tickets to Malta, I didn’t expect much from this little country, but I couldn’t have been more wrong. Malta is an impressive country, which not only has stunning landscapes, but also a rich culture and fascinating history. Short history Located in the Mediterranean Sea, at the crossroads of Europe and Africa, Malta was invaded and colonized by many people, because of its strategic position. It was part of the Roman and Byzantine Empires, was later invaded by the Arabs, whose domination ended with the arrival of the Normans. In the 16th century the Norman […]