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Why Malta is the Best Place for a Family Holiday

By May 5, 2023No Comments
Why holiday in Malta

If you’re looking for a family holiday destination this summer, look no further than Malta. This small Mediterranean island offers the perfect blend of sun, sea, history, and culture that will keep the whole family entertained. With its stunning coastline, crystal-clear waters, and warm weather, Malta is an ideal place for a family getaway.

Malta exudes culture. The summer months are the festa months where each village takes its turn to honour its patron saint. Families take to the streets to enjoy the fireworks, the street decorations, the food, drink, music, and the beautiful churches.

Known as an “open air museum” Malta boasts is home to some of the world’s oldest temples and ancient ruins, including the famous Megalithic Temples of Malta. You can also explore the historic walled city of Valletta, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

For those who are looking to take advantage of the crystal clear Mediterranean, then Mata really is your ideal choice for your next family holiday. With an array of sandy and rocky beaches, plus the stunning blue lagoon in Comino to name but a few, sea lovers have plenty of opportunity to enjoy a refreshing dip. For those who feel a little more adventurous, Malta has some of the best scuba diving locations for you to enjoy. At Gillieru Harbour Hotel, we even have our own in-house diving centre. 

In addition to its rich history, Malta is also known for its delicious cuisine. The island offers a range of traditional Mediterranean dishes, including fresh seafood, pasta, and pizza. There are also plenty of local markets and food festivals where you can sample some of the best food and wine that Malta has to offer.

When it comes to family holidays, look no further than the Gillieru Harbour Hotel. With its prime location, comfortable rooms, and modern amenities, it’s the perfect choice for families who want to enjoy all that Malta has to offer.