Where are you going this summer? Why Malta is the perfect Mediterranean escape
If it’s a Mediterranean paradise that you’re in search of, surrounded by beautiful seas and drenched in sun, there’s nowhere else like Malta and the islands of Gozo and Comino.
With a rich history, sunny beaches and a cuisine that combines the flavours of many cultures, you’re sure to come away with a taste of paradise.
An ancient destination
Malta, Gozo and Comino have been attracting visitors for over seven thousand years, the first inhabitants leaving structures that are older than the pyramids.
The Maltese islands had a succession of civilizations throughout history, including the Phoenicians, Carthaginians, Romans, Byzantines, Arabs, Normans, the Knights of St. John, the French and the British. They all left their mark on the islands in their fortifications and churches.
A Mediterranean marvel
It’s the combination of sun-drenched golden landscapes, turquoise waters and the many cultures that make Malta, Gozo and Comino the ideal destination for a Mediterranean break.
For those who love the beach, there’s one for every preference, as well as clear blue seas to swim, sail, paddle or jet-ski in.
Explore Malta now
With the easing of travel restrictions, there’s never been a better time to enjoy all that these beautiful Mediterranean islands have to offer.
Only a few hours’ flying distance from most European capitals, and with accommodation to meet every whim, you won’t find it hard to find somewhere to relax, unwind and explore.
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