Malta is a beautiful country just south of Sicily, Italy. This archipelago in the Mediterranean Sea has some of the best beaches in Europe. Malta is composed of 3 main islands named Malta, Ghawdex and Gozo.
Malta hotels and Malta Resorts are always on high demand among many tourists who wants to escape the cold winter of Europe. This small country is also a favorite tourist destination for people who love history and great architecture.
Malta tourism is one of the major industries in the country. The tourism industry here contributes to around 15% of Malta’s GDP. The improvement of tourist facilities like the upgrading of many Malta hotels and Malta beach resorts has helped the country in so many ways, and made it one of the most popular beach destinations in the continent.
Malta’s Medical tourism is also on the rise and the country’s medical tourism program includes procedures like cosmetic surgery, oncology, geriatrics and neurology, these attract many people from the US, UK, North Africa, Russia and the Middle East.
Most of Malta’s main festivals are centered on the Catholic Religion. Peak tourist season comes around Holy Week and Christmas, so you better reserve or book your affordable Malta hotels months in advance. Aside from religious holidays, Malta is also famous for the Malta Marathon held either on February or March wherein a large contingent of local and foreign competitors flock to this event. This sporting event is usually sponsored by major corporations like BMW, Land Rover or GoMobile. The Valletta Carnival is another famous event in the country where marching bands play, lots of shops offers special souvenirs, concert gigs abound and people on the streets wear colorful masks delighting locals and tourists alike.
Malta is a country rich in history. Popular tourist attractions include ancient temples and churches. The main city of Malta, Valletta, houses some of these architectural like the Palace of the Grand Masters and the Manoel Theather. Malta’s other main attractions are its pristine beaches.
Reward yourself and plan a holiday to this wonderful country. Book your affordable and cheap Malta Hotels only at Airlines Northwest.Google+