Located less than 100 Km south of Sicily, With a population of approximately 390 000, the Islands cover an area of 316 Km and the travelling distance from any two points is normally less than 30 minutes.
The climate is mild and pleasant throughout most of the year.
Two of the major areas of Malta are the Capital Valletta, overlooking the Grand Harbour, and Medina, a fortified medieval city built on a hill in the centre of the island.
The Maltese Islands boast of numerous archaeological sights including the megalithic temples of Hagar Qim, Mnajdra( in Malta ) and Ggantija Temples ( in Gozo).
Surrounded by the deep blue Mediterranean, Malta, Gozo, and the little island of Comino is also dream destination for divers keen to discover unspoilt creeks.
There is plenty to do in the evenings with many options such as theatre, casino, local bars with live music, restaurants and discotheques.