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Malta Country Quickfacts

  • The ancient walls and streets of Valetta
  • The Triton Fountain
  • Fireworks
  • Msida Parish Church
Area:  316 km2
Capital: Valetta
Country Code: 356
Country Population: 446,547
Credit Cards: All major credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Master Card and Diners Club
Currency: Euro
Drives on the: Left
Electricity: 230 V
Ethnic Groups: 

97% Maltese; 3% other 

Flag: Czech Republic Flag
Location:  Southern Europe
Official Language(s): Maltese, English
Religion: Roman Catholicism
Time Zone: CET (UTC +1)
Tipping: Tipping is expected with good service, usually 15%. At a bar there is no tip expected unless a hostess takes your order. In taxis, it is common to tip 10%

Malta Travel Information

At Goway we believe that a well-informed traveller is a safer traveller. With this in mind, we have compiled an easy-to-navigate travel information section dedicated to Malta.

Learn about the history and culture of Malta, the must-try food and drink, and what to pack in your suitcase. Read about Malta's nature and wildlife, weather and geography, along with 'Country Quickfacts' compiled by our travel experts. Our globetrotting tips, as well as our visa and health information, will help ensure you're properly prepared for a safe and enjoyable trip. The only way you could possibly learn more is by embarking on your journey and discovering Malta for yourself. Start exploring… book one of our Malta tours today!


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