Top 5 sights in Malta every language student must see

5. Malta National Aquarium Located on the northern side of the island, the Malta National Aquarium boasts a stunning array of sea creatures in 41 different tanks, including a 12-metre-wide tank with a tunnel allowing visitors to walk underneath the water. 4. Manoel Island waterfront   A great spot for a picnic if […]

15 Must-See Places to Visit When You Learn English in Malta!

Every year, thousands of students from all over the world decide to pack their bags and head to the charming Mediterranean island of Malta, and we’re lucky enough to welcome them at EC Malta! When our students aren’t working hard in class, they love exploring everything this sun-kissed island has to offer – here are […]

Malta Must-Sees: Gozo

For the finale to our series of locations to visit around Malta, it’s time to turn our attention to the island of Gozo and its natural beauties! [hs_action id=”1591″] 1. Dwejra Azure Window and Inland Sea Perhaps the most iconic image of the Maltese Islands, the Azure Window in Dwejra, Gozo lives up to the hype. Made […]

Malta Must-Sees: North

Continuing our journey around Malta, today we will talk about the north of the island and its two most popular beaches. [hs_action id=”1591″] 1. Għajn Tuffieħa Bay and Golden Bay Set on Malta’s North West coast, these two bays combine beach life with stunning surroundings and opportunities for trekking and adventure. Starting with Golden Bay, the […]

Malta Must-Sees: The Three Cities

  It´s time to find out the next spot in our selection of Malta Must-See locations. Let´s take a short tour around the Three Cities!   1. Birgu, Bormla and Isla Waterfront Often referred to as Vittoriosa (Birgu), Cospicua (Bormla) and Senglea (L-Isla) these three ancient cities definitely deserve a visit. Dating back to the time of […]

Malta Must-Sees: South

  The next stop in our series of posts on Malta Must-Sees locations is the south of the island. Let’s talk about the TOP 5 places you can explore around there! [hs_action id=”1591″] 1 . Limestone Heritage Limestone Heritage is a celebration and commemoration of limestone craftsmanship in Malta. Brought to life in a disused limestone quarry, the exhibition […]

Malta Must-Sees: Valletta

  Despite its small size, Malta offers many attractions to fill your days with adventure. To begin our series of posts on Malta Must-See locations, there’s nowhere better to start with than the island´s stunning capital: Valletta. [hs_action id=”1591″] 1. Valletta Entrance and Parliament Reimagined by world-celebrated architect Renzo Piano, the entrance to Valletta has been completely transformed in […]

Where to eat and drink in Malta

  The Maltese love their food and drink. You can find restaurants, snack bars, pastizzerias, bakeries, and bars serving appetisers and a growing number of good quality food trucks in literally every corner of the Islands. Pizza and pasta are staples thanks to Italian influence but good quality fish, meat and salads are easy to […]

TOP 10 Things to do in Malta

  There are plenty of things to do on this Mediterranean island, but to make your life easier we’ve prepared a list of the TOP 10 Things to do while studying English in Malta! [hs_action id=”1591″] 1. Watch sunset next to the watchtower at Għajn Tuffieha Search ‘sunset time’ on Google and arrive at least 15 minutes […]

Living in Malta as a local

Malta is a bit like an onion. Most tourists only experience the outer layer or two, sticking to touristic areas like Sliema and Bugibba, perhaps venturing to a couple of popular sites here and there. Dare to go deeper and you will find an endless series of layers where you can be exposed to more […]