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.

SUNx Malta Goes Live with Climate Friendly Travel Transformation
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SUNx Malta Goes Live with Climate Friendly Travel Transformation

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 10, 2020

SUNx Malta is going live with its two practical programs to support company and community climate friendly travel strategic transformation ... Read More

Malta Capital Valletta: Top 5 World Best Small Cities Award
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Malta Capital Valletta: Top 5 World Best Small Cities Award

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 9, 2020

Condé Nast Traveler announced the results of its annual Readers’ Choice Awards 2020 with Valletta, Malta’s Capital, a UNESCO World ... Read More

Malta to Host 41st Edition of the Rolex Middle Sea Race
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Malta to Host 41st Edition of the Rolex Middle Sea Race

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 1, 2020

On October 17, 2020, Malta, an archipelago in the Mediterranean, will hold its 41st Rolex Middle Sea Race. This iconic ... Read More

Hidden Gems of Malta
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Hidden Gems of Malta

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- September 23, 2020

Located in the heart of the Mediterranean, Malta has established itself as a flourishing wine scene. Maltese vintages are not ... Read More

Prof. Geoffrey Lipman accepted to the International Tourism Hall of Heroes
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Prof. Geoffrey Lipman accepted to the International Tourism Hall of Heroes

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 20, 2020

The International Tourism Hall of Heroes today added its fourth member. Professor Geoffrey Lipman was awarded the Golden Seal of ... Read More

Gozo Also Known as the “Eco” Island
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Gozo Also Known as the “Eco” Island

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- September 9, 2020

Nicknamed “the Eco Island” by many, Gozo is one of the sister islands of the Maltese archipelago in the Mediterranean. ... Read More

Malta Announces 30 Scholarships for Climate-friendly Travel
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Malta Announces 30 Scholarships for Climate-friendly Travel

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- September 7, 2020

At a press conference at the Gozo Campus of the Institute for Tourism Studies, Minister for Tourism and Consumer Protection ... Read More

Experience Authentic Malta
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Experience Authentic Malta

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- August 26, 2020

There are many ways one can visit Malta, the hidden gem of the Mediterranean. while staying safe and comfortable during ... Read More

Cruising the Mediterranean during COVID-19 the Swiss way
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Cruising the Mediterranean during COVID-19 the Swiss way

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 16, 2020

How bad of a risk is it to cruise during Coronavirus?  MSC Cruise line wanted to know and announced the ... Read More

SUNx Malta Looking for Greta Thunbergs for Travel and Tourism
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SUNx Malta Looking for Greta Thunbergs for Travel and Tourism

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- August 15, 2020

SUNx Malta is working to build a “Climate Friendly Travel” future ~ Low-carbon: SDG-linked: Paris 1.5 trajectory. Our goal is ... Read More

Exploring Malta by Private Yacht
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Exploring Malta by Private Yacht

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- August 11, 2020

There is no better and safer way to explore the beautiful Mediterranean coast than with a private yacht charter, starting ... Read More

Malta makes face masks mandatory in public, prohibits large gatherings
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Malta makes face masks mandatory in public, prohibits large gatherings

mm Harry S. Johnson- August 8, 2020

Malta's government officials announced that face masks are now mandatory in public, and all large gatherings are banned, effective midnight ... Read More

Hollywood Blockbuster Jurassic World 3 in Malta
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Hollywood Blockbuster Jurassic World 3 in Malta

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- August 6, 2020

The Hollywood blockbuster, Jurassic World 3, will start filming in Malta towards the end of August. Initially, filming was to ... Read More

Underwater Malta: First Virtual Museum in the Mediterranean
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Underwater Malta: First Virtual Museum in the Mediterranean

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- July 23, 2020

Malta has just launched The Virtual Museum - Underwater Malta, the first of its kind in the Mediterranean. Three years ... Read More

Countries Americans can travel to on vacation during COVID-19
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Countries Americans can travel to on vacation during COVID-19

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 19, 2020

With 3,844,271 Americans were sick with the Coronavirus after 47,5 million were tested out of a total population of 331 ... Read More

Malta Presents 4 Live Summer 2020 Music Festivals
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Malta Presents 4 Live Summer 2020 Music Festivals

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- July 16, 2020

This summer music fans will get the chance to bask in the Mediterranean sunshine as Malta plays host to four ... Read More

Experience Authentic Gozo, known as Calypso’s Isle
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Experience Authentic Gozo, known as Calypso’s Isle

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- June 24, 2020

Malta’s charming sister island of Gozo is one of the Meditteranean islands that make up the Maltese archipelago. Gozo is ... Read More

Taste History, Visit Malta Now!
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Taste History, Visit Malta Now!

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- June 22, 2020

In a series of short videos filmed in landmark locations, Liam Gauci, the Director in charge of the ‘Taste History’ ... Read More

Malta International Airport Will Open To All Flight Destinations on July 15
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Malta International Airport Will Open To All Flight Destinations on July 15

editor editor- June 17, 2020

Malta’s Ministry for Tourism and Consumer Protection and the Malta Tourism Authority (MTA) welcomes the announcement made yesterday by Prime ... Read More

Dream Malta Now, Travel Later Bringing All the Family Together Again
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Dream Malta Now, Travel Later Bringing All the Family Together Again

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- June 8, 2020

The Maltese sister islands of Malta, Gozo, and Comino offer fun and exciting events for the whole family to participate ... Read More

SUNx Malta “Bend Our Trend” Campaign Launch
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SUNx Malta “Bend Our Trend” Campaign Launch

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- June 5, 2020

SUNx Malta, in collaboration with the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) today launched a Climate Resilience campaign called “Bend ... Read More

Malta Airport Reopening
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Malta Airport Reopening

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- June 2, 2020

The Ministry for Tourism and Consumer Protection and the Malta Tourism Authority expressed their satisfaction at the announcement of the ... Read More

Virtual Gozo Half Marathon in the Mediterranean Archipelago of Malta?
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Virtual Gozo Half Marathon in the Mediterranean Archipelago of Malta?

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- June 2, 2020

Malta’s charming sister island of Gozo is one of the Mediterranean islands that make up the Maltese archipelago. Gozo Half ... Read More

Malta Tops Europe Rainbow Index for Fifth Year Running
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Malta Tops Europe Rainbow Index for Fifth Year Running

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- May 19, 2020

For the fifth year running, Malta’s LGBTIQ rights remain one of the most comprehensive for citizens, as Malta is placed ... Read More

Dream Maltese Cuisine Now, Feast Later
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Dream Maltese Cuisine Now, Feast Later

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- May 19, 2020

Located in the heart of the Mediterranean, Malta is establishing itself as a gastronomic destination that serves up a wide ... Read More

Dream Malta Now: Dive Into Some of the World’s Top Sites Later
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Dream Malta Now: Dive Into Some of the World’s Top Sites Later

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- May 11, 2020

Repeatedly voted second best dive destination in the world, the Mediterranean archipelago of Malta, Gozo, and Comino offer clear blue ... Read More

“See” Malta Now through Art & Music, Travel Later
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“See” Malta Now through Art & Music, Travel Later

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- May 4, 2020

Amidst these trying times, Maltese artist, Stephanie Borg, has started an art therapy initiative for those of all ages, by ... Read More

“See” Malta Now… Stay at Home and Watch Films Shot in Malta
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“See” Malta Now… Stay at Home and Watch Films Shot in Malta

editor editor- April 27, 2020

Discover the Maltese Islands when you Stay at Home and binge watch these iconic films and television shows shot on ... Read More

MTA Invites the World to Dream Malta Now… Visit Later
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MTA Invites the World to Dream Malta Now… Visit Later

editor editor- April 22, 2020

"Dream Malta Now... Visit Later" is the name of a promotional campaign that the Malta Tourism Authority launched today with the ... Read More

SUNx Malta launches world’s first Climate Friendly Travel Diploma
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SUNx Malta launches world’s first Climate Friendly Travel Diploma

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 22, 2020

Today in Valletta, SUNx Malta and The Institute of Tourism Studies (ITS) launched the first Tourism course dedicated to the ... Read More

Travel to Malta: “See” Malta Now, Travel Later
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Travel to Malta: “See” Malta Now, Travel Later

editor editor- March 26, 2020

The Mediterranean archipelago of Malta is inviting people to virtually travel to Malta and explore their culture and 7,000 years ... Read More

The light at the end of the Covid 19 Tunnel
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The light at the end of the Covid 19 Tunnel

Prof. Geoffrey Lipman Prof. Geoffrey Lipman- March 20, 2020

“Let me start by making it clear that today and for the coming months every government and industry action must ... Read More

Inaugural Malta Climate Friendly Travel Think Tank concludes
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Inaugural Malta Climate Friendly Travel Think Tank concludes

editor editor- February 28, 2020

This morning in Qawra, Malta, Hon. Julia Farrugia Portelli addressed members of the SUNx Malta Climate Friendly Travel Think Tank ... Read More

USTOA prepares for Spring 2020 Out-of-country board meeting in Malta
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USTOA prepares for Spring 2020 Out-of-country board meeting in Malta

editor editor- February 27, 2020

Terry Dale, USTOA President & CEO, accompanied by Michelle Buttigieg, Malta Tourism Authority (MTA) representative North America, returned from a ... Read More

Malta Tourism Welcomes Launch of Malta Michelin Guide
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Malta Tourism Welcomes Launch of Malta Michelin Guide

editor editor- February 26, 2020

Today, Michelin launched the first Malta Michelin Guide and announced the winners of the first Michelin stars on the island. ... Read More

SUNx Malta brings Climate Friendly Travel to ITB Berlin
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SUNx Malta brings Climate Friendly Travel to ITB Berlin

editor editor- February 25, 2020

Under the banner of “A Plan For Our Kids,” Leslie Vella and Prof. Geoffrey Lipman, Chair and President of SUNx ... Read More