Category Archives: Malta

Best of Malta: Our top 7 child-friendly heritage wonders; The Malta Independent

There are plenty of temple ruins around the Maltese islands, but six, in particular, are listed in the Unesco World Heritage Site list. These are Ġgantija, Ħaġar Qim, Mnajdra, Skorba, Ta’ Ħaġrat and Tarxien.

Source: Best of Malta: Our top 7 child-friendly heritage wonders – The Malta Independent

Malta Capital Valletta: Top 5 World Best Small Cities Award; Linda Hohnholz; eTurbo News

Condé Nast Traveler announced annual Readers’ Choice Awards 2020 with Valletta, Malta’s Capital, ranked #5 in World Best Small Cities.

Source: Malta Capital Valletta: Top 5 World Best Small Cities Award

Why Malta is the perfect sunshine escape; Suzanne King; The Times & The Sunday Times

Why Malta is the perfect sunshine escape…

Source: Why Malta is the perfect sunshine escape | The Times & The Sunday Times

Gozo: A fascinating island full of history and intrigue; Louise Elliott; Stoke Sentinel

Towards the end of last year – and not knowing what this year was to bring – Louise Elliott and family booked their summer holiday to the small island of Gozo, just off the coast of Malta.

Source: Gozo: A fascinating island full of history and intrigue

Gozo’s Ġgantija temples enjoy giant popularity; Keith Micallef; Times of Malta

Source: Gozo’s Ġgantija temples enjoy giant popularity

Discovering the Islands of Malta; Lorna Lamon; CNN

A visit to the islands of Malta—with their rich culture, hospitable people and incredible landscapes—will create unforgettable memories, ensuring you return time and again.

Source: Discovering the Islands of Malta

the rest of Malta; Q if For Quandie

Last Wednesday Quandie shared just the morning of her recent visit to Malta.  After enjoying a little coffee break at Caffe Cordina, she met up with the driver and headed toward Ħaġar Qim next. She made a quick pit stop along the way to see the Blue Grotto, a collection of sea caverns on the south east coast of Malta.

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15 Best Thins To Do In Gozo; Ketki Hanamshet; TripHobo

Wish to enjoy a vacation on an island? Here are 15 best things to do in Gozo – a lovely Malta island.

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How To Spend Your 3 Days In Valletta, Malta : What To Do And Where To Go; Kach Umandap-Howe; Two Monkeys Travel Group

Valletta, its capital, is considered as a UNESCO Heritage Fortified City which seems to Kach Umandap like an open air museum.

Source: How To Spend Your 3 Days In Valletta, Malta : What To Do And Where To Go

Malta Travel: Top things to do in Valletta, European Capital of Culture 2018; Ecophiles

Explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Valletta, on a new trail to see why it’s one of the hottest European city breaks. Malta travel just got easier!

Source: Malta Travel: Top things to do in Valletta, European Capital of Culture 2018

Valletta – capital of Malta: why it should be next on your list; Bronwyn Griffiths; Hostelworld

Discover why Valletta, the capital of Malta, should be next on your list. Read about what makes this small but mighty city so special, including it’s status as a UNESCO world heritage site, beautiful architecture and interesting museums. You’ll soon realise why it’s the European Capital of culture for 2018!

Source: Valletta – capital of Malta: why it should be next on your list – Hostelworld

Valletta: The Cultural Capital of Malta is a Baroque Gem; Natasha Amar; The Bohochica

Valletta is not just another European capital. Even as you first lay eyes on Valletta, the under-the-radar capital of the Mediterranean archipelago nation of…

Source: Valletta: The Cultural Capital of Malta is a Baroque Gem

Why Valletta Is Europe’s Prettiest Capital City in 32 Photos; Meeroona; Strada 2.0

Spanning breathtaking Baroque architecture and ancient fortifications bathed in golden sunshine, these photos perfectly capture the beauty of Valletta.

Source: Why Valletta Is Europe’s Prettiest Capital City in 32 Photos

Ten Tips for Visiting the Megalithic Temples of Malta & Gozo; Ethan Doyle White; Archaeology Travel

Malta – Megalithic Temples of Malta

Between mainland Europe and Africa in the Mediterranean Sea lies the small island of Malta and its even smaller neighbour Gozo. These islands are best known for their megalithic temples built by Neolithic inhabitants some five to six thousand years ago. UNESCO has classified six of them as part of the ‘Megalithic Temples of Malta’ World Heritage Site. Not surprising then the temples are a popular tourist attraction. Read Ethan’s tips for visiting the megalithic temples on Malta and Gozo.

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Megalithic Temples of Malta: A UNESCO World Heritage Site; Joyce Chepkemoi; WorldAtlas.com

Malta – Megalithic Temples of Malta

Built between 3600 BC and 700 BC, the Megalithic Temples of Malta have been claimed as the oldest free-standing structures on Earth.

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Who Built The Megalithic Temples of Malta? | Mysteries of Malta; Dave Briggs; Dave’s Travel Pages

Malta – Megalithic Temples of Malta

Blog post at Dave’s Travel Pages : Who built the megalithic temples of Malta, thought to be the oldest temples in the world? We may never know for sure, but visiting the temples should definitely be on your itinerary when in Malta.

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The culture of the capital; Jennifer Grech; Times of Malta

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UNESCO World Heritage Sites In Malta; WorldAtlas.com

Malta – Hal Saflieni Hypogeum

The Mediterranean island nation’s rich cultural heritage spans thousands of years of recorded human history.

Malta, officially known as the Republic of Malta, is an island nation composed of an archipelago in the central portion of the Mediterranean Sea. There are only three large islands in the archipelago which are inhabited, in addition to several smaller, uninhabited islands. It covers an area of 122 square miles with a population of 450,000, and its closest neighbors are Italy, Tunisia, and Libya. It is one of the smallest countries in the world with its two official languages being Maltese and English. The country’s climate is mainly Mediterranean with four season with mild winters, warm to hot summers, rainy autumn, and spring.

Ggantija Temples, Gozo – Malta Tourist attraction; Canada Journal

The Ggantija Temples in Xaghra, Gozo, are one of the most important archaeological sites in the Maltese Islands. Their listing on the UNESCO World Heritage List makes them a site of universal significance.

Source: Ggantija Temples, Gozo – Malta Tourist attraction (VIDEO – Photo) – Canada Journal – News of the World