Malta is a small country that is hidden like a treasure in the centre of the Mediterranean Sea and lies between Sicily and northern Africa. This beautiful country is one of the best tourist places and it is famous for the historic background that follows it. The country has been the pride of many empires including the British, the French and the Romans.
Being one of the smallest countries in Europe, the country is teeming with places to visit. The country consists of the main islands of Malta and the two smaller islands i.e., Gozo and Comino. It has a population of 515,000 people, but it experiences a tourist influx of more than thrice of its population.
The warm weather and the beatific landscape attract a lot of tourism to this place. This place is an ideal tourist destination. If you are planning a visit to Malta, then you must choose the best place to stay. 1926 Hotel & Spa is the best spa hotel Malta. The hotel is named after the birth year of Savour Borg who left the country after the war to join the merchant navy.
This beautiful and spacious hotel is just a walking distance away from the beachfront and it takes only a 5-minute walk to reach Valletta. This hotel is well equipped with a spa, restaurant, a bar and an updated wellness centre. The theme of the hotel combines luxury and modern tech in the rooms for the utmost comfort of the guests.
All the rooms are well equipped with flat-screen TV and tablets. The private bathrooms are equipped with Raindance showers and the rooms of the hotel have a breath-taking view of the sea. Each morning, a continental breakfast is served to the guests who can enjoy their meal and get ready to spend their vacation day at the beautiful place.
Best places to visit in Malta
1- Visiting the Game of Throne locations- the HBO popular series Game of Thrones was filmed here. The popularly known place i.e. ‘kings landing’ is originally the walled city of Mdina, the island’s forts were presented as the Red Keep and the beautiful natural arch of Azure window in Gozo was the venue for Khal Drogo and Daenerys’ wedding.
Visiting these places will give you a first-hand experience of reliving the blockbuster series and bring you closer to the storyline and the characters.
2- The three cities of malta – Cospicua, Vittorosia and Senglea are the three fortified cities of Malta. They also fall under the must-visit places of Malta because they harbour a great history of maritime and military escapades before the establishment of Valletta. These cities were the mode to gain access to the grand harbour.
3- Popeye village- this village got famous after the musical production ‘Popeye’ of 1980. This place is colourful, young and full of activity.
4- Lower baraka gardens – these gardens are ensconced at the lower end of Valletta. Historically, they were smartly placed for a beautiful view of the harbour which surrounds the city of Malta.
Malta is one of the best tourist spots in Europe. Being a small country, a holiday plan of 4-5 days will suffice to view all the major places of Malta.