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

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

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

Live the dream: The MTV tie-up redefining Malta

Live the dream: The MTV tie-up redefining Malta

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

Discover the religious heart of Maltese culture with the new Pilgrimage

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

Malta Tourism Authority: Whats “News” This Summer?

Malta Tourism Authority: Whats “News” This Summer?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Malta launches a Global SUNx Center for Climate Friendly Travel

Malta launches a Global SUNx Center for Climate Friendly Travel

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

Malta: A history lover’s paradise

Malta: A history lover’s paradise

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

SUNx announces important Malta partnership on global climate change

SUNx announces important Malta partnership on global climate change

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

Summer Daze Malta set for another iconic Music Festival

Summer Daze Malta set for another iconic Music Festival

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

Ryanair acquires Malta Air

Ryanair acquires Malta Air

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

Qatar Airways lands in Malta for the first time

Qatar Airways lands in Malta for the first time

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

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

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

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

Malta ranked No.1 European LGBTQ+ travel destination

Malta ranked No.1 European LGBTQ+ travel destination

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

Christophe Berger Named Director of Conventions Malta

Christophe Berger Named Director of Conventions Malta

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

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

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

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

Malta Tourism puts island on the map: Following dedicated trails

Malta Tourism puts island on the map: Following dedicated trails

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Discover religious heart of Maltese culture with new Pilgrimage Trail

Discover religious heart of Maltese culture with new Pilgrimage Trail

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

New Year Spa days and stays at Corinthia Hotels

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

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

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

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

Corinthia Hotels offers seasonal cheer

Corinthia Hotels offers seasonal cheer

The countdown is on to December 15, 2018, when luxury hotel collection Corinthia Hotels offers some seasonal cheer.  Read More

Malta celebrates Valletta, a 2018 European Capital of Culture

Malta celebrates Valletta, a 2018 European Capital of Culture

As 2018 draws to a close, Malta will celebrate the culmination of a year of festivities honoring Valletta, a ... Read More

Qatar Airways announces direct service to Valletta, Malta

Qatar Airways announces direct service to Valletta, Malta

Qatar Airways is pleased to announce that it will launch direct services to Valletta, Malta, starting 4 June 2019, ... Read More

Colours of Malta joins Preferred DMCs

Colours of Malta joins Preferred DMCs

Preferred DMCs, the boutique consortium of selected Destination & Event Management Companies from around Europe specializing in bespoke high-end ... Read More

Malta Tourism Authority launches new Family Trail

Malta Tourism Authority launches new Family Trail

The Malta Tourism Authority’s series of themed ‘trails’ has a new addition; the Family Trail, which highlights a treasure ... Read More

Malta Tourism Authority launches new LGBTQ+ agent training platform

Malta Tourism Authority launches new LGBTQ+ agent training platform

Malta Tourism Authority has teamed up with OTT to create a brand-new online training program, learnlgbtmalta.org, to inform and ... Read More

Maltese MMA fighter Marilyn Micallef first ever for Malta in top-ranked MMA Competition

Maltese MMA fighter Marilyn Micallef first ever for Malta in top-ranked MMA Competition

Professional Maltese MMA Fighter, Marilyn Micallef, will be carrying the Maltese Flag on December 7, 2018, for the first ... Read More

Malta Tourism Authority appoints new MICE Manager

Malta Tourism Authority appoints new MICE Manager

The Malta Tourism Authority (MTA) has added to its UK team with the appointment of Lindsey Thorpe as the ... Read More