I recently visited Malta, a small island group in the Mediterranean. I didn't have very high expectations but I was very pleasantly surprised. Malta is a true gem and is well worth a visit. And even though the country is one of the smallest states on earth there's quite a lot to see, I've been there for five days and somehow I didn't get to see all of it. Whether you like art & architecture, nature or good eating, Malta will deliver for you.
Things to see range from prehistoric temples and small fishing villages to rich historic cities such as Valletta and Vittoriosa.
Beautiful churches are spread throughout the island, every small village seems to have built one. The Rotunda of Mosta for example is the third largest unsupported dome in the world... [ Read more...