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Traditional Maltese pastry Pastizzi

A Guide to Traditional Maltese Cuisine

Malta is at a crossroads in the Mediterranean. It’s an easy 50 miles or so off the coast of Sicily, not much further from the...
Fort St. Angelo in Birgu, Malta in the Grand Harbour of Malta

The Five Most Magnificent Forts In Malta

Over the centuries, Malta has weathered its fair share of drama. It has been invaded, occupied, and fought over by land, sea and air. While...
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The Perfect One-Day Itinerary In Malta

Malta cliffs © iStock/Polychronis Giannakakis The wealth of Instagram-worthy beaches are more than enough to fill a day in Malta. Throw in the island’s millennia...
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An Insider’s Guide To The Three Cities Of Malta

Senglea © iStock/anayalvanova There are three treasures that gleam particularly brightly from within Malta’s deep troves of history. Vittoriosa, Cospicua and Senglea, aka the Three...
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Exploring Malta’s Presidential Palaces

Mdina © iStock/Babakin Passing from the kings of Aragon to the Grand Masters of the Knights of St John, Napoleon to the British Empire, Malta...
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10 Things You Never Knew About Malta

Dingli Cliffs © iStock/zstockphotos With more than five millennia of cultural history, Malta harbours plenty of tantalising secrets. And what makes a trip to the...
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Seven of the Most Beautiful Gardens in Malta

Valletta © iStock/DonaldMorgan   The piercing turquoise sea and the rich golden sands might be the first colours that spring to mind when you find yourself daydreaming...
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How to Live Like a Local in Malta

Marsaxlokk Fishing Village © iStock/asenova The beautiful island of Malta pretty much guarantees an amazing holiday, but if you’re looking to observe more than just...
Diving in Malta

The Best Activities at Christmas in Malta

Diving in Malta © iStock/Wojciech-P Those from the higher reaches of the northern hemisphere will be familiar with the presence of woollen jumpers and landscapes...
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Christmas Traditions in Malta

Malta Christmas Crib © Pixabay It wouldn’t be Christmas without a few festive traditions, would it? The nativity scene a distinctive feature in Catholic countries....