Valletta, Malta – 2018 European Capital of Culture

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Sitting high up on a hilly peninsula between two impressive natural harbours smack dab in the Mediterranean Sea, Malta’s beautiful fortified golden city, Valletta, is nothing short of breathtaking. With approximately 320 monuments situated within its less than one square kilometre walls, Valletta is considered one of the most historically concentrated cities in the entire […]

Exploring Valletta – Malta’s tiny golden capital city with larger than life appeal

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I spent my first full day in Malta discovering and exploring Valletta-the walled fortress city made of golden sandstone and steep streets made almost entirely of stairs. The city as a whole is recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and has recently been awarded the prestigious title of European Capital of Culture for 2018. […]