Want to spend a holiday in an archipelago of islands? Clear blue tepid waters to relax both your mind and soul, right in the midst of the lucid blue Mediterranean Sea, the archipelago is made up of five islands namely Malta, Gozo, Comino, Cominetto and Filfla. Of the five islands Cominetto and Filfla are uninhabited and the Maltese islands form the southernmost part of the European countries. Malta, formally the Republic of Malta is located 90km south of Sicily and 290km from the northern coast of Africa.
Malta is an exceptional choice as a summer holiday spot and a small but perfect manifestation of Mediterranean history. Malta is the smallest European nation in both population and area. So rich and wonderful is the architecture of Malta that every visitor gets the feeling of living in the present and yet living in the past.
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Be it a personal holiday or an official conference, Malta hotels can provide you the best of accommodations be it apartments, aparthotels, high-end hotels, farmhouses, club hotels, tourist villages, villas or hostels. Choose to stay either inland or on the ocean front. People in Malta are very friendly and a major advantage is that most of the local people converse in English.
Private villas can cost you around Euro1200 to Euro1850 per week per property depending on your choice of luxury. Hotels can cost you between US$64 to US$131 per night; apartments can cost you between Euro98 to Euro950 per night per apartment. Farmhouses can cost you between Euro 920 to Euro1890 per week per property depending on the amenities you choose to utilize. Malta has everything to offer its tourists, but ensure that you make your reservations in advance. Peak season is April and October, lean season between November and end of March excluding Christmas.
Flights to Malta
Malta is well connected to all destinations throughout Europe. The airport is situated at Valletta, a main island in Malta. Most of the European nationals and citizens of United States, Canada, Japan, Singapore and Malaysia do not require visa if their stay is for a period within three months. Within Malta, there are regular ferries for transportation to the islands and these islands are best explored by foot. For travel on the mainland you can choose between buses and taxis.
A luxurious vacation in the midst of medieval castles, magical caves and a life in the present with a feel of the past - Malta holidays are made of these. Malta is at its best from February to June with no rains and sans the summer heat.
Travel to Malta
Warm sunshine throughout the year with a typical Mediterranean climate is a special draw of Malta. July through September is the hottest in Malta; summers are hot, dry and very sunny. Winters are mild and rain fall occurs during the winter months. Summer temperatures can reach up to 32 degree Fahrenheit and during winters the temperature drops to 14 degree Fahrenheit. All through the year tourists can swim in the sea as the ocean temperature is between 15 degrees in winter and 26 degrees Fahrenheit in summer.