9 May

Travel Guide To Valletta

WHERE TO EAT IN VALLETTA, MALTA GUZE 22 Old Bakery Street (00 356 2123 9686; www.guze.com.mt) The aroma of rabbit in wine and garlic wafts from the open kitchen at Guze, a new Mediterranean restaurant in a centuries-old building, once the residence of Francesco Buonamici, a 17th century architect whose work can still be seen in the...
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9 May

Instant weekend … Valletta

Why go now? Because early spring is just about the best time to be in the Maltese micro-capital. Located in the southern Mediterranean, between Sicily and the Libyan coast, Malta is seriously hot in summer – and seriously overrun by mass tourism. Time your visit for the ‘shoulder’ season and you’ll get plenty of sunshine...
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9 May

Malta’s Emerging Capital by the Sea

People love to invade Malta. The Mediterranean island nation, situated between Sicily and Tunisia, counts among its unwelcome guests the Romans, the Ottomans, Napoleon and, in the early 20th century, hundreds of Russian aristocrats fleeing the fall of the czarist autocracy. For the most part, the Maltese were having none of this. Napoleon was forced...
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