Revealed: Europe’s top 10 destinations for 2019

Just in time for summer, Lonely Planet has revealed its ‘Best in Europe’ list for 2019. The travel guide’s list highlights must-see places and includes remote coastlines, vibrant cities and off-the-beaten-track regions. High Tatras in Slovakia was named Europe’s number one destination for summer 2019. It is one of the few areas in Europe where […]

Maltese travelling to New Zealand warned of new taxes

Thousands of Maltese tourists make the long journey to New Zealand each year to experience the Commonwealth nation’s stunning scenery. But from October, holidaymakers from Malta visiting New Zealand will have to pay for a new visa waiver known as an Electronic Travel Authority. The change in the rules means that Maltese passport holders visiting […]

Malta visitor numbers soar by 10% in nine months

Malta is on course to set a new tourism record in 2018. During the first nine months of the year, more than 1.5 million guests visited Malta – a rise of 9.8 per cent over the same period in 2017. The number of holidaymakers visiting Malta during July, August and September also experienced a dramatic […]

Malta ‘among the safest holiday spots’ for Brits

Malta is one of the safest places to go on holiday, according to the latest official travel advice from the British government. The Foreign and Comonwealth Office in London describes Malta as ‘very safe’ with a ‘low threat’ of terrorism. However, the official travel advice – updated two weeks ago – is less complimentary about […]