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Knights, Salt & Towers: Family Friendly Malta

A rich and varied history created by the influence of so many nations on one island makes Malta one of Europe’s most historically rich outposts. This ‘Jewel of the Mediterranean’ has been occupied since the earliest days of civilisation, and with a fascinating mixture of cultural legacies and architectural styles there really is something here for everyone. Last year, Sarah took her family for a week’s holiday on the island to see what this historically diverse island could offer families.

Malta’s History

Valletta – the Capital City

The Malta Experience

Archaeology Travel Tip

St Paul’s Catacombs, Rabat

St Elmo’s Fort – National War Museum

Saluting Battery, Valletta

Archaeology Travel Tip

Zonqor Point Salt Pans, Marsascala

Day Trip to Comino Island

Ruins of Jerma Palace Hotel

Getting Around Malta

Where to Stay on Malta With the Family

Malta and Children

Things We Did Not Have Time to Do

Archaeology Travel Writer

Sarah Nash

Sarah has a Bachelors degree in Philosophy and a Masters degree in Archaeology. Besides an interest in archaeology and history, Sarah is also a travel obsessed bookworm. Given her aim to get her children to be equally interested in history and travel, Sarah started our History with Kids series of articles. Sarah has also written about places and museums to visit in Salisbury and London.

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