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Malta: Itineraries & tips

"Malta is one of the most densely populated countries in the world, and the number of tourists is growing every year."traveladdicts.net
"Malta is a tiny archipelago country steeped in history."heatheronhertravels.com
"Malta is a really old country, full of so much history, which means one thing: cobblestones."travelfashiongirl.com
"Malta is scenic fishermen's villages, narrow streets, friendly people, beautiful landscapes and for sure: yummy food."justtravelous.com
"Malta is packed with captivating historical and cultural attractions."travelsewhere.net
"Malta is the best known and most visited island in the archipelago."rexyedventures.com

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Malta at a glance

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Very safe (79 / 100)

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Best itineraries

Top Malta attractions

Things to do

When you think of Malta, you probably imagine an idyllic beach destination. You are right: Malta has beautiful beaches. So why do people mostly connect Malta with beaches? If you are thinking of visiting Malta in fallor winter, you’ll be surprised by how cheap plane tickets are.

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7 Try Delicious Food at a Market Place

Splendid Weather is Everything

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Here you’ll find your Malta itinerary packed with places to see and do on this sunny island. All you need to do now is take the best bits from this itinerary and adjust it to suit your plans. Therefore exploring it on foot is the best way to see this magnificent fortified city. You’ll feel like you discovered the real ...

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Surrounding the Window is a weather-beaten and pitted rocky shore that can best be described as moon-like craters. The landscape makes for some beautiful photos or perhaps you’ll just bring along that astronaut costume you wore only once at that Halloween party 3 years ago, and ..

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Known for being ruled by some if the world’s greatest empires – including the Byzantines, Romans, Moors, Knights of St. For a small island, there’s an awful lot of things to see and do. In this post, I’ve compiled a list of the best things to see and do in Malta, including all the top attractions suitable for all ...

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Eat & drink

Of course, there is a lot of fish and seafood here, Malta is still an island! The best seafood and fresh you can find are Sundays in Marsaxlokk , a beautiful fishing village in the South. On Sundays, they have a huge fish market and on the seafront, there are a lot of restaurants serving the freshly caught fish.

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Government run restaurants

Drinks and Food

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This edition, we are discovering the best cheap eats in Malta thanks to a collaboration with Dealchecker and a little help from my Maltese friends Karen If you’re anything like me, travelling is basically an excuse to try out all the wonderful food the world has to offer. However, trying to decipher where locals ...

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Cheap Eats Guide to Malta

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April 28, 2011 Today I want to share my Malta travel guide with you. Ten years ago I had no idea where Malta was. And now I’m sharing my Malta travel guide with you. I spent Easter weekend in Malta with a good friend of mine from London. After tea, I met up with my friend and ..

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Restaurants in Valletta

Restaurants in Mdina

Restaurants in Rabat, Malta

Best Restaurant in Mdina

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14 Delicious Vegan Foods from Malta + Where to Find Them - LOOKING FOR SOMETHING? - Vegan Friendly Restaurants in Malta - Vegan Friendly Restaurant Valletta - Nenu the Artisan Baker ...

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Vegan Restaurant Malta Guide

Vegan Friendly Restaurants in Gozo

Vegan Friendly Restaurants in Malta

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Worth to visit

If you are visiting Malta with kids then the answer to this question is 100% yes for lots of reasons. The first thing worth mentioning is the price. It only costs €4 for a child aged between 5-11 years old to visit. Children aged between 0 and 4 years old are free and adults are just €6 each.

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Malta has it all – whether its thrilling adventure or picturesque hiking trails, historical landmarks and buzzing nightlife – perfect for families, backpackers, solo & couple travellers – young and old alike. ...

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It’s a little removed from the rest of Malta, meaning if you’re hoping to spend some time exploring Valetta and the other big sights and don’t have a car, you may find yourself spending a lot of time on public transport. While there are lots of accommodation options, there are few luxury stays due to its local vibe.

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Why avoid Gozo

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General

Malta may not yet be on your travel radar but it’s quickly making a name for itself, particularly for the LGBT community. . For Malta, they’ve created a festival that mixes the glamour of the European summer with prime party season – all in a location that will amaze you with its landscapes, history and culture.

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Valletta is the Capital of Culture 2018

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Maltese people are also generally hospitable. Its isolation and tranquility can make you feel relaxed. Keep reading as we tell you Malta travel tips and all the things to know before visiting Malta in this post. If Malta’s rich culture of tradition, beliefs and ..

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Things to Know before visiting Malta about Food

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At a short, direct plane ride from Milan, going never seemed urgent during the three years I lived in Italy. Which meant that I never went! It’s even affordable to get there, with many discount flights arriving from all over Europe. Delicious wine that you’re unlikely to have tasted if you’ve never been .

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The moment I stepped off the plane onto the airport tarmac, I fell in love with Malta. With its large arches and slightly sandy colour, the airport terminal looked completely different from any airport I had ever seen. I enjoyed admiring the building as I basked in the balmy temperature and sunshine.

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Itinerary

This 3 day itinerary for sightseeing in Malta will help you visit the most significant highlights of the Maltese islands. If you've ever wondered what to do in Malta in February this itinerary is perfect. This will also give you a good place to start planning your own Malta itinerary.

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Malta Itinerary

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Malta is a group of small islands that sits right in the centre of the Mediterranean, just below Sicily and close to the North African coast. For a small island with such a rich history, Malta is known for being ruled by some of the world’s greatest empires including the Byzantines, Romans, Moors, the Knights of St.

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The Three Cities

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I had a friend from elementary school who was from Malta but other than that I never really thought anything of it. The island of Malta reminds me of the cities I would try to create with a shovel, bucket, dump truck and digger in a sandbox as a child. - Believe it or not, during the last Ice Age Malta was a high ...

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I have to admit I knew next to nothing about Malta before going. A vague notion of Templers and crusaders in a very tiny place. In any case, nothing could prepare me for the beauty of this magnificent country. What’s more, the islands are extremely diverse and offer equally impressive archaeology, architecture, and ..

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The Perfect Malta 4 Day Itinerary

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Costs

Malta is a lovely sunny destination right between Sicily and Africa, similar in the weather to Southern Spain and the Greek Islands. But is Malta expensive for a holiday? There are both low cost and regular airlines flying to the island. - Is beer expensive in Malta: it’s not that expensive.

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How expensive is Malta – A daily travel budget

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How much spending money you need for Malta purely depends on what you plan to do, for my Malta visit I budget around £50 per person per day or £350 per week of spending money to cover excursions and meals. There is a lot to do in Malta at little to no cost, so it’s a brilliant island for those travelling on a budget ...

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Whilst Malta has a wide selection of restaurants and bars to choose from, many tourists decide to check out the famous village feasts. The celebrations usually begin more than a fortnight before the feast date with a host of entertainment including local bands, fireworks and vendor stalls.

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Flights to Malta are really cheap, and accommodation quite reasonable, and this is what tempted me to book a last-minute trip there in the first place. The food in Malta is a teeny bit costly, but then this is Europe after all. Considering I went during peak season, the overall cost was not too bad.

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Accommodation

We stayed in St. Julian. This is a super busy / party area. When we arrived the first night, we were surprised and felt old :-). The streets were packed with youngsters drinking and partying. The bars were packed, so much that there were at least 20 to 30 people outside of the bar.

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In this article, you’re going to find awesome tips on where to stay in Malta, including the best neighborhoods and hotels of different price range. Malta – a little gem located in the heart of the Mediterranean Sea will steal your heart from the very first moment and it will bring you back to ancient times and ..

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Where to stay in Sliema

Where to stay in Valletta

Where to stay in Malta

Where to stay in Gozo

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Wondering where to stay in Malta? If you want to stay close to all the action but still enjoy some peace and quiet, if you’re looking for a stylish boutique hotel that feels like home, if you can’t say no to stunning views and delicious food, then look no further than Boco Boutique Hotel For first-time visitors, ...

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In Malta, we stayed in the amazing Corinthia St. George’s Bay and even though it’s a 5- hotel, it wasn’t expensive at all! Check the availability here ...

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More about Malta

Malta is a country in southern Europe on the Mediterranean Sea. It consists of the islands Malta and Gozo off the coast of south Italy. It has low hills and an indented coastline. The climate is moderate with hot dry summers and mild winters. The main industries are tourism, ship building and repair, vegetables and tobacco. The 360.000 inhabitants live on two islands with a total area of about 316 square kilometers, Languages spoken are Maltese and English. The capital of Malta is Valetta.