Record number of cruise ship passengers visit Malta

Malta’s booming cruise liner industry has sailed to a new record. The number of sea-borne holidaymakers arriving in Valletta’s Grand Harbour soared by 21 per cent last year, according to figures published on Tueasday. The Office for National Statistics said a total of 765,696 cruise passengers came to Malta in 2019. Most were aged between […]

Number of cruise liners visiting Malta soars by a third

The Grand Harbour in Valletta has enjoyed one of its busiest summers on record. The number of cruise ships berthing in Malta soared by more than a third between July and September, according to new figures from the National Statistics Office. It said 122 cruise liners visited Malta this summer. That was 27 more calls […]