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Five Places To Visit In Gozo In Spring

The Maltese archipelago comes into its own at Easter, having celebrated the occasion since 60 CE when St Paul’s ship was wrecked upon these idyllic...
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An Insider’s Guide To Shopping In Malta

From handmade treasures to gourmet souvenirs, shopping in Malta is one of this beautiful archipelago’s many pleasures. Maltese artisans create intricate filigree jewellery and handcrafted...
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5 Essential Activities To Include On A Comino Day Trip

It’s an easy 20-minute ferry trip from both Malta and Gozo and it looks like paradise. Flanked by unspoilt beaches, with stacks of history inland...
From olive oil and wine to sea salt, goats’ cheese and spice, local produce in Malta is prized the world over. Here’s where to find the finest

Where To Find The Loveliest Local Produce In Malta

With a diverse history that counts the Romans, Greeks, French, Spanish, Turks, and British as its erstwhile rulers, Malta’s culinary landscape was always destined for...
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The 6 Most Atmospheric Churches In Malta

From the grandiose to the tiny, these are the loveliest places to duck out for a quiet—and very beautiful—moment in Malta. When St Paul’s boat...
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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...
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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...