The Three Cities

The Three Cities have fringed the Grand Harbour since Phoenician times. Predominantly maritime cities, they have been doorways to commerce, migration, encounters and cultural exchange in Malta’s long history. Today the cities’ atmosphere is captivating and transporting, with the people living within their city walls immensely proud of their heritage. Vittoriosa (Birgu) Here the Knights of St. John established…

Malta Night Life

  Nightlife on the Islands is always bustling – even if the vibrant calendar of events gets leaner during some periods, there are always scores of clubs to visit, excellent wine bars and first-rate restaurants to try. The Islands have an effervescent calendar of cultural events to see, such as the Malta Arts Festival, the Valletta Baroque Festival, the Opera Festival,…

Marsaxlokk

Marsaxlokk village is located in the south-eastern part of Malta which is famous for its big Sunday fish market and its many decorative “eyed”  painted boats called Luzzus. The  village has around 3200 inhabitants and in the past, most of the inhabitants worked as fishermen. The name Marsaxlokk comes from the word “marsa” which means port and the word…

Golden Bay Beach.

    Golden Bay is a beautiful sandy beach set within a cliff face in North West Malta and is the first and most popular sandy beach in Malta together in a chain of beaches together with Ghajn Tuffieha and Gnejna. Golden Bay is located along unspoiled and undeveloped countryside and the sand at Golden Bay is light cream colour…

Mdina – the silent city

Mdina, also known by its titles Città Vecchia or Città Notabile, is a fortified city in the Northern Region of Malta, which served as the island’s capital from antiquity to the medieval period. The city is still confined within its walls, and has a population of just under 300, but it is contiguous with the town of Rabat, which takes…

Medieval Mdina Festival – between the 29th and 30th April 2017

The Medieval Mdina Festival will be organised again this year for the fifth consecutive year in the streets of Mdina. The next festival will be held between the 29th and 30th April 2017. During this two day event there will be re-enactments by foreign and local groups, Medieval Music, Sbandieratori , Illusionist, Jester, Falconry and birds of prey, Lectures, Concerts,…

Malta International Fireworks Festival

Malta International Fireworks Festival The Malta International Fireworks Festival is an annual event organised by the Ministry for Tourism and the Malta Tourism Authority. This spectacular event, which takes place at the end of April to commemorate Malta’s accession into the European Union on 1st May 2004, is held in Valletta’s Grand Harbour and other locations. The festival includes fireworks…

Sightseeing Tours Recommended By us!

GetawaysMalta have teamed up with the best tour providers to provide you with tickets for the best (value of money) tours on the Islands.  Not only we have carefully selected the tours but we also managed to get discounted prices for our guests!  Here under we will give you a short description of the tour so you can discuss them…

Boat day cruises to the Blue Lagoon, Chrystal Lagoon & Gozo.

Boat day cruises to the Blue Lagoon, Chrystal Lagoon & Gozo. GetawaysMalta have teamed up with Sea Adventure Excursions (Cruises) to offer you our esteemed guests the best boat cruises available in Malta.   The Maltese archipelago is rich of beautiful bays and scenery.   These boat cruises take you to the very best parts of the islands and parts…

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