Malta

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About Country

Capital
Valletta
Population
Approximately 514,000 (2021 estimate)
Population Density
1,380 people per square kilometer
GDP
$16.8 billion (nominal, 2021 estimate)
Language
Maltese and English are the official languages, with Italian also widely spoken
Currency
Euro (EUR)
National Dish
Fenkata (a stew made with rabbit meat)
Religion
Roman Catholicism is the predominant religion in Malta, but other religions are also practiced
Climate
Malta has a Mediterranean climate with mild winters and hot summers. The country receives most of its rainfall in the winter months
Main Industries
Tourism, financial services, information technology, electronics, and pharmaceuticals
Level of Development
Malta is considered a developed country with a high human development index (HDI) ranking of 34 out of 189 countries (2020)
Area
Approximately 316 square kilometers

Experience the enchanting beauty of Malta 🇲🇹, a land of ancient history 🏛️, stunning beaches 🏖️, and mouth-watering cuisine 🍽️. Visit the mysterious temples, swim in the crystal-clear waters, and indulge in the delicious local dishes. Plan your trip to Malta today!

Malta is a small island country located in the Mediterranean Sea, south of Italy. It is known for its beautiful beaches, historic architecture, and warm climate. The country has a rich cultural heritage, with influences from the Phoenicians, Romans, Moors, Knights of St. John, French, and British.

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  • Blue Lagoon, Malta (1)
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  • Blue Lagoon, Malta
  • Citadel, Ir-Rabat Għawdex, Malta
  • Comino, Malta (1)
  • Comino, Malta
  • Ferry terminal of Gozo, Malta
  • Għajn Tuffieħa, Mellieha, Malta (1)
  • Għajn Tuffieħa, Mellieha, Malta
  • Gozo, Malta (1)
  • Gozo, Malta
  • Grand Harbour, Malta (1)
  • Grand Harbour, Malta
  • Ic-Caghaq, L-Imġarr, Malta
  • Kalkara, Malta
  • Malta
  • Marsaxlokk, Malta (1)
  • Marsaxlokk, Malta (2)
  • Marsaxlokk, Malta
  • Munxar, Malta
  • Pinu, Għasri, Malta
  • Popeye Village ,Malta, Mellieha, Malta
  • St George's Bay, Saint Julian's, Malta
  • Valletta, Malta (1)
  • Valletta, Malta
  • Żebbuġ, Malta(1)

Main Attractions

Some of the main tourist attractions in Malta include:

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    Valletta: the capital city of Malta and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, known for its baroque architecture and historic forts.

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    St. John's Co-Cathedral: a stunning cathedral located in Valletta, known for its ornate interior and paintings by Caravaggio.

  • 3

    The Blue Lagoon: a beautiful lagoon on the island of Comino, with crystal clear waters and a sandy beach.

  • 4

    Mdina: a medieval walled city known as the "silent city," with narrow streets, historic buildings, and beautiful views.

  • 5

    The Hypogeum of Hal Saflieni: an underground burial chamber dating back to 4000 BC, considered one of Malta's most important archaeological sites.

  • 6

    The Megalithic Temples of Malta: a series of prehistoric stone temples dating back to 3500 BC, also a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

  • 7

    The Three Cities: a group of three fortified cities on the Grand Harbour, known for their history and architecture.

  • 8

    Popeye Village: a unique attraction built for the 1980 film "Popeye," featuring colorful houses and daily shows.

  • 9

    The Malta Experience: a multimedia show in Valletta that tells the history of Malta.

  • 10

    The National Museum of Archaeology: a museum in Valletta that houses some of Malta's most important archaeological finds.

These are just a few examples of the many attractions that Malta has to offer. The country is also known for its beautiful landscapes, beaches, and crystal clear waters, making it a popular destination for scuba diving and other water sports.

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