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Finally, Malta. Arrived here before 9am. Took a bus to ... well, Malta. The bus route is probably set so that it goes through the entire island within 2 hours. I decided to let the driver drop me off somewhere in Sliema - actually called by bro to ask where to start the trip and to get him to make a search in google - Sliema or Valletta - the answer was, probably Sliema. And after conversations in the bus, also managed to find probably the best stop to hop off, near the place where all the ferries take off.

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Over 1 million people travel between Malta and Gozo in 3 months - Newsbook
A total of 1,321,429 passengers traveled between Malta and Gozo during October to December, with the highest number of passengers was recorded in October ...

Malta's Azure Window could be replaced by steel archway - CNN
The spectacular Azure Window rock arch on Malta's island of Gozo collapsed into the sea in 2017. Now a Russian architect wants to build a mirrored steel ...

Polish Ryanair passenger flying home ends up 1,000 miles away in Malta after boarding wrong flight - The Independent
An elderly passenger who thought he was flying home to Gdansk found himself 1000 miles away in Malta when he landed. ...

Heart of Malta steel structure could replace Azure Window (photos) - CNN
View photos of the proposed Heart of Malta, a steel structure that could replace the natural Azure Window on the island of Gozo that collapsed because of strong ...

'Straight Down To The Bottom Of The World': Maltese Sailor Travelling Halfway Across The Globe Documents His 'Mind-Blowing Adventure' - Lovin Malta
There are bucket list journeys, then there are bucket list journeys. Marc Calascione of RLR Yachting is part of a crew that will be sailing on a 134 foot Alloy Yacht ...

Waterfront Hotel receives award from Luxury Travel Guide for sea views - MaltaToday
After a €9 million investment in renovation, the Waterfront Hotel has been awarded the Sea View Hotel of the Year by the Luxury Travel Guide. ...

Final Central Link project plans and studies submitted to authorities - Malta Independent Online
The environmental impact assessment (EIA) of the Central Link Project confirms this proposal as the most effective and sustainable solution to reduce travelling ...

Travel - Why are the Maltese so competitive? - BBC News
The concept of pika is a cornerstone of Maltese culture; it's written into the skyline of the capital Valletta, and permeates across all walks of life. ...

Strike by German airport security staff causes travel chaos; So far no impact on flights from Malta - Malta Independent Online
A strike by security staff at eight German airports on Tuesday is causing travel chaos for tens of thousands of travelers. As at 1pm, a spokesperson for Malta ...

WATCH: Terrifying moment toddler falls out of a moving car onto a busy road - Express
A CHILD tumbled out of the back of a moving car in terrifying scenes, which left passers-by fearing for the tot's life as they lay motionless on the road. ...

Dolmen Hotel Malta receives the HolidayCheck 2019 Award - Malta Independent Online
The Dolmen Hotel in Qawra, part of Tumas Group, commenced 2019 with exceptional news - Holidaycheck.de the leading travel and review site in Germany ...

Largest catamaran in the Mediterranean will ferry passengers from Malta to Sicily - MaltaToday
Virtu Ferries' Saint John Paul II is the world's second largest catamaran with a high speed of over 70.4 kilometres per hour. ...

The Maltese calesse in 19th century travel literature - Times of Malta
With the advent of the British presence in Malta in 1800, the number of visitors to the island increased dramatically. The Malta garrison comprised not only ...

Ryanair passenger accidentally gets on WRONG plane - why didn’t the airline stop him? - Express
A RYANAIR passenger flying from the UK back to Poland after the holidays ended up 1000 miles away in Malta after he accidentally boarded the wrong plane ...

Malta's National Museum of Fine Art Opens in Historic Landmark - Travel Agent
Malta has opened a major new museum: MUŻA, the National Museum of Fine Art. The new space is also the flagship project for Valletta's European Capital of ...

New MSC cruise liner to call in Malta weekly in 2020 - MaltaToday
MSC Griandiosa is due to become the third Meraviglia ship to enter MSC Cruises fleet and will call at Malta once a week during spring, summer and autumn ...

Best road trips in the world for a holiday revealed – where is top? - Express
ROAD trips are rocketing in popularity with holidaymakers eager for a vacation off the beaten track. A new survey has now revealed the top destinations for ...

Replacement proposed for Malta's 'Azure Window' that features on GoT - Daily Mail
Malta's famous Azure Window - an iconic archway that also featured in Clash of the Titans - collapsed during a storm in 2017, and these designs propose a ...

Gozo tunnel may not cater for rapid mass transit system - MaltaToday
The Transport Ministry has hinted that it would be impossible to integrate it into a national underground system when it excluded restricting the proposed tunnel ...

Queen Elizabeth II: Monarch once had a very 'unhappy' moment while travelling - Express
QUEEN ELIZABETH II has been married to Prince Philip for many decades and has travelled all over the world with him. During their early marriage, the Queen ...

News - Travel Marketing Awards shortlist announced - TTG
The Travel Marketing Awards are back and are set to celebrate the creme de la creme in travel and tourism. ...

Malta’s new fine art museum has opened in a Unesco site in Valletta - Lonely Planet Travel News
Fine art aficionados now have another reason to visit Malta as a major new museum has just opened in Valletta. Muza, or Muzew Nazzjonali tal-Arti (National ...

Azure Window: Russian architect plans to rebuild Malta's fallen Game of Thrones star - New Zealand Herald
The Azure Window was the star of Malta's Mediterranean coast. The natural sea arch appeared as a backdrop to Hollywood movies and epic TV dramas such as ...

Queen Elizabeth once scolded THIS foreign leader during state visit - Express
QUEEN ELIZABETH is known for being diplomatic with foreign leaders during formal events and state visits to encourage strong relationships. One leader was ...

10 rock festivals worth travelling for this year - The Telegraph
The best rock and pop festivals on foreign shores, from celeb-heavy Coachella to eco-friendly European options. 1. Coachella, Palm Springs, US. Coachella is ...

A 17-year-old German boy went to Malta on vacation. His body came back without its organs, and his father embarked on a 2-year journey to find out how his son died. - INSIDER
In 2016 a father set out to uncover what really happened to his son after he went missing on vacation in Malta, and turned up dead without his organs. ...

Over 130,000 passengers to pass through MIA this festive season - MaltaToday
This Christmas season, the Malta International Airport expects to see over 130000 passengers as the airport makes Christmas preparations to entertain this ...

How to have the best holidays in 2019 - Dubai Week
Wondering where to jet off to on holiday? Experts weigh in with their top recommendations of places to explore in 2019 and we're packing already. ...

Italy warns Juncker over migrant ships near Malta - 'we'll give EU a slap on the wrist' - Express.co.uk
The Work and Pensions Minister of Italy reiterated co-Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini's message Italian ports will be shut for any more migrant ships ...

Revealed: World's best and worst passports for travel in 2019 - Gulf Business News
Asian countries dominated the list of the world's most powerful passports for 2019 as revealed by the latest Henley Passport Index, which periodically ranks ...

Ryanair flight forced to abort landing twice after hitting 50mph winds - The Independent
A Ryanair flight was forced to abort its landing twice after being buffeted by 50mph winds. The aircraft was on the approach to Leeds Bradford Airport on 13 ...

Ex-Enemalta Chairman cleared of misuse of public funds in expenses case - MaltaToday
Former Enemalta chairman Alexander Tranter has been declared innocent of misuse of public funds, misappropriation and fraud over his use of company credit ...

Second passports: Buying another citizenship is latest investment trend for the wealthy - The Independent
For the wealthy, buying a second passport can be the ultimate luxury – both in terms of convenience and an impressive status symbol. ...

Etihad reveals massive sale on flights from the UAE - Time Out Dubai
Offers include tickets to Manila, Barcelona and Munich | Travel, If you're considering booking a flight, then now is the time – with another major airline ...

Malta, the jewel in Europe’s crown - Times of India
places to visit in malta: Europe's tiny nation is one of the finest destinations for travel. Here is why! More on Times Travel. ...

How Malta Became the Mediterranean's Latest Hot Spot - Travel+Leisure
A new emphasis on culture and the arts is leading American travelers to this island idyll. Once there, they will get a taste of its centuries-old. ...

Famed Travelling Gay Couple Have Landed In Malta And Are Loving Every Minute Of It - Lovin Malta
Karl and Daan, an openly gay German-Dutch couple, have been travelling the world together for five years now while writing about their adventures on their ...

Travel - The last true knight on Malta - BBC News
The storied Knights of Malta shaped the Maltese capital of Valletta into a 'city for gentlemen', but how much longer can chivalry survive in the modern age? ...

China's Waymo rival quietly launched an Uber-style app for driverless cars, making it one of the first to do so - maltawinds.com
Pony.ai, one of China's most valuable driverless car start-ups, has launched an app that allows users to hail an autonomous taxi, making it one of the first ...

Travel Bag: A discount break at The Shelbourne - The Irish Times
New Year escapes in the Grand Canyon, Tuscany and Malta. ...

UK police free 2 drone suspects in Gatwick travel chaos - Malta Independent Online
British police on Sunday freed two people who been arrested in connection with the drone incursions at London's Gatwick Airport, saying they were no longer ...

Boeing's New 'Transonic' Wing Could Send Planes Higher, Faster - The Weather Channel
A new 'transonic' wing design revealed Wednesday by Boeing could enable planes to travel higher and faster. The latest conceptual design of the Transonic ...

Photographer visits 'Shining Jewel' of Malta: See pictures - NOLA.com
The Republic of Malta has been a crossroads of trade, politics and war since the Neolithic Period. ...

How conservative Malta became Europe's top LGBTQ destination in under a decade - The Telegraph
In the first edition of my guidebook to Malta published in 2010, I wrote: “Malta is conservative...

Best things for kids to do in Malta - Telegraph.co.uk
Malta is the ultimate family holiday destination with attractions such as the Popeye Village, Blue Lagoon and Malta National Aquarium. ...

Malta Travel Guide - Brit + Co
As the endless snapshots of Capri and the Amalfi Coast splash all over your Instagram feed, it's easy to think there couldn't be a single destination on the ...

Why you should go to Valletta in 2018 - Telegraph.co.uk
As Valletta celebrates its role as a European Capital of Culture for 2018, there's no better time to visit. ...

Ridiculously Photogenic Travelling Couple Make It To Malta, Share Some Staggeringly Beautiful Photos - Lovin Malta
You know those photos you take with your significant other while you're on holiday? The ones that you tell yourself look perfect on the cover of some travel ...

Malta is Set To Be The New Mediterranean Hotspot for Foodies - The Daily Meal
Mark my words - Malta, a small Mediterranean country, is one destination that you're going to hear a lot of in the near future. ...

Airports slam uncertainty in wake of Brexit deal defeat - TRBusiness
The UK government's Brexit deal loss offers no reassurance to future aviation connectivity. ACI Europe has reiterated warnings of a 'no-deal' Brexit scenario. ...

Win a family holiday to Malta! - Travel Weekly UK
With white sand beaches, adventurous activities and hundreds of events taking place throughout the year, Malta is the perfect destination for a family holiday. ...

64 stung by travel agency scam - Times of Malta
A total of 64 people have been stung by a travel agency scam so far, with hopes fading that they might find some legal remedy. They have all filed complaints to ...

Visiting Malta: How to Get There, Where to Stay, and What to Drink - GQ
For a country with 7000 years of history, Malta isn't usually a place that comes up often on your radar of potential vacation spots. Here's why it should. ...

Passports from this EU country are the highest in demand - and it isn’t the UK - Express
PASSPORTS from a tiny EU island are currently extremely high in demand, particularly by the rich, thanks to a number of benefits they offer the holder. ...

18-Year-Olds From Malta: You Have 11 Days Left To Apply To Travel Around Europe For Free - Lovin Malta
If you are 18-years-old and were hoping to take up to four of your friends on an unforgettable EuroTrip courtesy of the European Union, you are in luck. ...

Palais Le Brun Hotel Review, Valletta, Malta | Telegraph Travel - Telegraph.co.uk
Read the Palais Le Brun, Valletta, Malta hotel review on Telegraph Travel. See great photos, full ratings, facilities, expert advice and book the best hotel deals. ...

Malta nightlife and music festivals - Telegraph.co.uk
Looking for an alternative party island? Malta has reinvented itself in recent years to become a youthful destination that never sleeps. ...

Thailand is Ready for Chinese New Year celebrations, Visa-On-Arrival Fee Waiver Extended until 30 April 2019 - FTNnews.com
The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) announced that the Royal Thai Government has approved the extension of the visa-on-arrival fee waiver for citizens of ...

Coppa Italia to be played against backdrop of protests - Malta Independent Online
The Italian Super Cup showcasing the Serie A and Italian Cup champions is normally regarded as a friendly. But there's nothing welcoming or sociable about ...

10 Must-Do Experiences in Malta - TravelPulse
Those visiting Malta and taking in what the Mediterranean island nation has to offer cannot pass-up taking part in these 10 experiences. ...

Educational campaign on travel education - Times of Malta
The Ministry for Foreign Affairs and Trade Promotion has embarked on an educational campaign which includes the recently launched 'Malta Travel Point' ...

7 Secrets Most Frequent Flyers In Malta Enjoy That Make Travelling A Total Breeze - Lovin Malta
Travelling can often be a stressful affair: lugging around heavy suitcases, keeping track of time, manoeuvring the queues.. ...

Travelling From Malta To Sicily In September? You Get One Hefty Discount! - Lovin Malta
Remember when we said teenagers and young travellers can get to Sicily on a dime? Virtu Ferries just upped their game and made family holidays a whole lot ...

Magical Malta: Is this the Med's best holiday island? - Independent.ie
Are you a lover of fine food, friendly locals and fabulous scenery? Malta has it all, says Amy Molloy. ...

Valletta on view: Malta's capital shows off its cultural side - The Guardian
With a new flagship gallery and music galore, the 2018 joint European Capital of Culture is putting on more than enough exciting events to shake off its ...

Great-value holidays in Malta - Telegraph.co.uk
Malta is fantastic value compared to many of the other Mediterranean party isles, making it the ideal destination for a fun-filled holiday. ...

Merchant Suites Hotel Review, Valletta, Malta | Telegraph Travel - Telegraph.co.uk
Read the Merchant Suites, Valletta, Malta hotel review on Telegraph Travel. See great photos, full ratings, facilities, expert advice and book the best hotel deals. ...

Explore Malta's ancient landmarks and fish markets on easy-paced tour - Los Angeles Times
Stroll through the ancient landmarks and bustling fish markets of the Mediterranean island nation of Malta on a six-day tour. ...

7 of the best outdoor adventure activities in Malta - Telegraph.co.uk
Looking for activities in Malta that will get the adrenaline pumping? We've rounded up 7 of the best outdoor adventures. ...

Online searches for Malta spike after The Apprentice debut - Travel Daily
The inaugural episode featured Malta as the backdrop for the show's first set of challenges, which stimulated online searches for the archipelago by 1500%. ...

From Malta to Prague: What Is the Most Crypto-Friendly Travel Destination? - Cointelegraph
Analysis. Backed with continuing adoption, crypto holidays have become a reality. At this point, flights and hotels all around the world can be booked with Bitcoin ...

Visit Malta's Reefs, Caves, Wrecks on New Dive Trail - Travel Agent
Malta Tourism Authority has released its new Dive Trail, a follow-up to last year's Gastro Trail and part of an ongoing series of 'Trails.' See what reefs, caverns ...

Let’s go to Gozo – how I found the quieter side of Malta on this tranquil island - iNews
Forget the bustling capital. Pour a glass of salt-flecked local wine, tuck into *fresh* swordfish and (slowly) experience the country's tranquil side, says Rob Hastings. ...

A Design Lover’s Guide to Malta - Architectural Digest
The small island nation floating in the Mediterranean has remained relatively under the radar among U.S. travelers—but that's changing now. ...

The Snop House Hotel Review, Senglea, Malta | Telegraph Travel - Telegraph.co.uk
Read The Snop House, Senglea, Malta hotel review on Telegraph Travel. See great photos, full ratings, facilities, expert advice and book the best hotel deals. ...

Valletta: the Big Weekend | Travel - The Times
For most Brits, Valletta is the gateway city for a fly-and-flop holiday. But Malta's capital is worthy of a trip in itself — a pocket-sized pearl with grand palaces, ...

Fast ferry bidder promises sea travel revolution - MaltaToday
A fast ferry tender awarded by Gozo Channel is stalled because of an ongoing court case but Chris Magro from the winning company explains the transport ...

Insight Vacations Adds New European Experiences for 2019 - Travel Agent
Insight Vacations has announced new European experiences and itineraries for 2019. In addition to the five brand-new journeys to Greece, Malta and ...

The Cumberland Hotel Review, Valletta, Malta | Telegraph Travel - Telegraph.co.uk
Read The Cumberland, Valletta, Malta hotel review on Telegraph Travel. See great photos, full ratings, facilities, expert advice and book the best hotel deals. ...

New Hard Rock Hotel Malta opens in 2020 - Independent Online
The island of Malta will open their first Hard Rock hotel in 2020. ...

Family holidays in Malta and Gozo: A favourite destination for Hollywood - and The Queen - HELLO! Magazine
Family holidays in Malta and Gozo: Find out why the historic islands are ideal for a family holiday or mini break. ...

Qatar Airways announces direct service to Valletta, Malta | Travel News - Travel News | eTurboNews
Qatar Airways is pleased to announce that it will launch direct services to Valletta, Malta, starting 4 June 2019, marking the airline's first gateway to. ...

Malta MEPs want investigation over Ryanair decision to end free 10kg baggage allowance - MaltaToday
Ryanair non-priority passengers will be charged for a 10kg hand luggage as from today, 1 November • MEPs Alfred Sant and Roberta Metsola wants EC ...

The Vincent Hotel Review, Valletta, Malta | Telegraph Travel - Telegraph.co.uk
Read The Vincent, Valletta, Malta hotel review on Telegraph Travel. See great photos, full ratings, facilities, expert advice and book the best hotel deals. ...

66 Saint Paul's Hotel Review, Valletta, Malta | Telegraph Travel - Telegraph.co.uk
Read the 66 Saint Paul's, Valletta, Malta hotel review on Telegraph Travel. See great photos, full ratings, facilities, expert advice and book the best hotel deals. ...

Domus Zamittello Hotel Review, Valletta, Malta | Telegraph Travel - Telegraph.co.uk
Read Domus Zamittello, Valletta, Malta hotel review on Telegraph Travel. See great photos, full ratings, facilities, expert advice and book the best hotel deals. ...

Qatar Airways flies to Da Nang, Vietnam | Travel News - Travel News | eTurboNews
The first Qatar Airways flight from Doha to Da Nang, Vietnam touched down today at Da Nang International Airport, where it was welcomed with a celebratory. ...

Book a cheap holiday to St Paul’s Bay in Malta – with flights and hotel from £69pp - The Sun
Brush off the winter blues with a last minute island escape to St Paul's Bay, Malta. Book a bargain three-night break with Living Social. Guests will stay at either ...

Ryanair Announces Its First Out-Of-Europe Flights For Malta - Lovin Malta
Ryanair has announced its very first direct flight from Malta to a non-European country will begin in April, opening up doors for Maltese travellers to see a whole ...

Press freedom groups travel to Malta to call for inquiry into killing of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia one year on since her murder - Press Gazette
has been reporting on British journalism without fear or favour since 1965. Our mission is to provide a news and information *service* which helps ...

Queen Elizabeth: Why her last overseas visit was to a particular country - Express
QUEEN ELIZABETH has travelled to more than 100 countries since taking the throne in 1953. However, in 2015 she made her final trip overseas to one of her ...

Malta Tourism Authority launches new LGBTQ+ agent training platform | Travel News - Travel News | eTurboNews
Malta Tourism Authority has teamed up with OTT to create a brand-new online training program, learnlgbtmalta.org, to inform and educate travel agents. ...

Ryanair announces 10 new destinations from Malta - MaltaToday
Connections to Cardiff, Perugia, Nantes, Thessaloniki, Cork, Oslo and Luxembourg. ...

Almost half of Maltese did not travel in 2016 - Times of Malta
Four out of every 10 Maltese people did not travel in 2016, with well more than a fourth of them citing financial reasons. According to Eurostat data, 25 per cent of ...

Secure Code Warrior Marks 2018 with Record Financial Performance and Strong Global Footprint Growth - Associated Press
BOSTON & SYDNEY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 16, 2019--Secure coding company, Secure Code Warrior (SCW) today announced that the company has ...

Malta Tourism Authority launches new Family Trail | Travel News - Travel News | eTurboNews
The Malta Tourism Authority's series of themed 'trails' has a new addition; the Family Trail, which highlights a treasure trove of activities, sites and. ...

Watch: 15 kidney patients get rare chance to travel - Times of Malta
A middle-aged woman is on holiday with her husband and three children in France, a fairly normal event for the middle of the summer but renal nurse Josette ...

Malta celebrates Valletta, a 2018 European Capital of Culture | Travel News - Travel News | eTurboNews
As 2018 draws to a close, Malta will celebrate the culmination of a year of festivities honoring Valletta, a 2018 European Capital of Culture, with a. ...

Why the ultra-rich are getting their hands on Maltese passports - Lonely Planet Travel News
It turns out that among the ultra-wealthy seeking a second passport, many are looking towards the sunny island nation of Malta. ...

Malta Is Officially THE Destination To Visit In 2018, And Here's Why - Lovin Malta
One of the main resolutions people make come January is to travel more. But there's just so much to see out there, that it's easy to get overwhelmed and be at a ...

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