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Category: Malta travel news

Malta travel & tourism news for travelers and travel professionals. Malta is an archipelago in the central Mediterranean between Sicily and the North African coast. It's a nation known for historic sites related to a succession of rulers including the Romans, Moors, Knights of Saint John, French and British. It has numerous fortresses, megalithic temples and the Ħal Saflieni Hypogeum, a subterranean complex of halls and burial chambers dating to circa 4000 B.C.

Malta Tourism N. America Wins Silver Travvy: Best European Destination

editor editor- February 18, 2020

The Malta Tourism Authority (MTA) has won the silver award for Best European Destination at the Annual Travvy Awards which ... Read More

Spring on The Mediterranean Islands of Malta

editor editor- February 10, 2020

While the sun shines all year round in Malta, the Spring season is one of the best times to visit ... Read More

Carnival in the Mediterranean?

editor editor- January 2, 2020

Carnival is one of the oldest historical festivals in both Malta and Gozo, with five centuries of credited and documented ... Read More

The Valletta NYE celebrations are back

editor editor- December 4, 2019

Featuring The Travellers and many more live in concert One of the most anticipated events of the calendar, the Valletta ... Read More

Experience the “Most Magical Time of the Year” in Malta

editor editor- December 4, 2019

Festivals, Fireworks and Culinary Delights As the Holiday season approaches, one of the best things about spending time in Malta ... Read More

Malta launches “Climate Friendly Travel” Plan

editor editor- November 21, 2019

Malta’s Tourism Minister Dr. Konrad Mizzi, leading a global discussion in London this week announced a bold strategy to respond ... Read More

Malta launches key focuses for 2020

editor editor- November 12, 2019

As the end of the year approaches, Malta is looking towards what’s in store for 2020. The archipelago combined of ... Read More

Mediterranean archipelago of Malta will host 8th annual Valletta Baroque Festival January 10-25, 2020

editor editor- October 21, 2019

The Mediterranean archipelago of Malta will host the 8th annual Valletta Baroque Festival  January 10-25, 2020. This 15-day festival will ... Read More

Malta Tourism Authority appoints Tolene Van der Merwe as new Director for UK and Ireland

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 18, 2019

The Malta Tourism Authority is delighted to announce the appointment of Tolene Van der Merwe as the tourism board’s new ... Read More

Live the dream: The MTV tie-up redefining Malta

editor editor- October 15, 2019

Destinations interested in appealing to the youth travel market are advised to attend a session at WTM London which highlights ... Read More

Discover the religious heart of Maltese culture with the new Pilgrimage

editor editor- September 10, 2019

Malta Tourism Authority’s series of themed maps introduced a new addition this year; the Pilgrimage Trail, which showcases the most ... Read More

Malta Tourism Authority: Whats “News” This Summer?

editor editor- August 28, 2019

As the summer season in Malta draws to a close and travelers look ahead to autumn, the archipelago offers a ... Read More

“Fall” in Love with Malta and The Exciting Festivals and Events

editor editor- August 6, 2019

Why Malta in the Fall? In addition to the beautiful weather, azure waters, and being less crowded in the off ... Read More

Malta leads EU Parliament discussion on Zero Carbon 2050 for Travel & Tourism

editor editor- July 27, 2019

At the European Parliament in Brussels this week, there was a Round Table discussion among MEPs and tourism stakeholders on ... Read More

Malta to host US Tour Operators Association spring 2020 Out-of-Country Board Meeting

editor editor- July 8, 2019

Malta has been selected as the host destination for United States Tour Operators Association (USTOA) annual Out-of-Country Board Meeting to ... Read More

Malta launches a Global SUNx Center for Climate Friendly Travel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 27, 2019

The Government of Malta, through the Ministry for Tourism has just agreed with SUNx (Strong Universal Network) to take the ... Read More

Malta: A history lover’s paradise

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 26, 2019

The Pre-History trail is the final addition to Malta Tourism Authority’s series of maps. Travellers can step back in time ... Read More

SUNx announces important Malta partnership on global climate change

editor editor- June 22, 2019

The Government of Malta, through the Ministry for Tourism has just agreed with SUNx (Strong Universal Network) to take the ... Read More

Summer Daze Malta set for another iconic Music Festival

editor editor- June 12, 2019

Some of the world’s biggest pop acts and DJs are locked in for the second ever edition of Summer Daze ... Read More

Ryanair acquires Malta Air

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- June 12, 2019

Ryanair Holdings has made arrangements for the acquisition of Malta Air, a Maltese start-up, in which Ryanair will transfer and ... Read More

Qatar Airways lands in Malta for the first time

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 4, 2019

Qatar Airways’ inaugural flight from Doha to Malta landed at Malta International Airport on Tuesday 4 June 2019, marking the ... Read More

Pride Month continues in the heart of the Mediterranean with Malta Pride Week

editor editor- May 29, 2019

What better place to celebrate Pride than in Malta, the No.1 European LGBTQ+ travel destination? Malta has been awarded an ... Read More

Malta ranked No.1 European LGBTQ+ travel destination

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 16, 2019

ILGA-Europe has announced that Malta has been ranked the number one travel destination on the Europe Rainbow Index 2019 for ... Read More

Christophe Berger Named Director of Conventions Malta

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 7, 2019

Christophe Berger, newly appointed Director of Conventions Malta, brings with him extensive experience in the Hospitality and M.I.C.E. market sectors. ... Read More

2019 Billboard Music Awards Winner and Headliner at ISLE of MTV Malta 2019

editor editor- May 2, 2019

MTV’s annual open-air summer music festival - ISLE of MTV Malta - is back and 2019 Billboard Music Award winner ... Read More

Malta Tourism puts island on the map: Following dedicated trails

editor editor- May 2, 2019

In 2018 and 2019, the Malta Tourism Authority released a host of themed maps that lead travelers across the island ... Read More

Malta, where Game of Thrones all began, plays host to the 5th Annual Valletta Film Festival

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 17, 2019

Malta, the first location for Season One of  Game of Thrones, plays host to the annual  Valletta Film Festival (VFF), ... Read More

Game of Thrones final season is here! See where it all began in Malta

editor editor- April 4, 2019

As Game of Thrones approaches its final season, set to premiere on April 14, 2019, it’s a good time for die-hard ... Read More

Discover religious heart of Maltese culture with new Pilgrimage Trail

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019

The Malta Tourism Authority’s series of themed maps has a new addition - the Pilgrimage Trail, which showcases the most ... Read More

Malta attracts record-breaking 62,185 tourists from US and Canada in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2019

Statistics released by Malta’s National Statistics Office for inbound tourism for 2018 show that Malta’s popularity in the North American ... Read More

Jamaica’s Tourism Minister heads to Israel and Malta for tourism forums

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 11, 2019

Jamaica's Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett departed the island yesterday to participate in the Annual International Mediterranean Tourism Market (IMTM ... Read More

Find Out Where Game of Thrones all Began and Explore their First Film Locations in Malta!

editor editor- February 8, 2019

As Game of Thrones approaches its final season in April 2019, it’s a good time for die-hard fans to take ... Read More

Malta’s 2019 Festival and Events Calendar “sparks” with fireworks

editor editor- January 17, 2019

Malta boasts an events calendar featuring an eclectic blend of local and international entertainment, exhibitions, festivals and feasts. Read More

Romance is in the air for Valentine’s Day at five luxury Corinthia Hotels

editor editor- January 11, 2019

Corinthia Hotels' collection of five-star properties aim to make Valentine's Day a day and night to remember. Read More

New Year Spa days and stays at Corinthia Hotels

editor editor- January 2, 2019

From London to Lisbon, tempting spa days and stays at Corinthia Hotels are the perfect antidote to winter and will work ... Read More

Malta’s National Museum of Fine Art housed in a historic, eco-friendly landmark

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 2, 2019

MUŻA, the recently opened National Museum of Fine Art in Malta, represents a significant development in the history of museums ... Read More