Malta is a country composed of three islands south of . Malta has a long and rich history; the Phoenicians, the Carthaginians, the Romans and the Byzantines were all here, leaving a mix of many different architectural styles and artifacts to explore.

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Malta is the largest of the three major islands that constitute the Maltese archipelago. Photo: Csaba Bajkó, CC BY-SA 2.0.

or Il-Belt is the capital of Malta. It is both the southernmost and the least populated national capital in the European Union and one of only two without rail-based public transit. Photo: Thyes, Public domain.

is an island of the Maltese archipelago in the Mediterranean Sea. Photo: Wusel007, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is one of the islands in the Maltese Archipelago. Photo: DidiWeidmann, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

The Hypogeum of Ħal Saflieni is a Neolithic subterranean structure dating to the Saflieni phase in Maltese prehistory, located in , Malta. is situated 8 km southeast of Malta. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the only airport in Malta and it serves the whole of the Maltese Islands. is situated 9 km southeast of Malta. Photo: Wykebjs, Public domain.

St Paul's Island, also known as Selmunett, is a small island off Selmun near the north-east of the of Malta. is situated 6 km northwest of Malta. Photo: Jeffrey Sciberras, CC BY 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a town in the central region of Malta. is situated 3½ km southeast of Malta. Photo: Thyes, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town in the Northern Region of Malta, sixteen kilometres northwest of the capital . is situated 5 km northwest of Malta. Photo: Yarah, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small but densely populated city in the Northern Region of Malta. Photo: Felix Koenig, CC BY 3.0.


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