Posts Tagged ‘ Malta ’

Where we spent the bank holiday

Aug 31st, 2021 | By

It looks as those this year’s holiday period has a long tail and will extend well into the Autumn.



EU digital passport is live

Jul 2nd, 2021 | By

Although this document exists, each EU country has the right to add rules for incoming travellers to its country.



Overseas travel opens up

Jun 25th, 2021 | By

Frankly whether we can holiday abroad isn’t down to the British government anymore; it is down to the destination governments.



How overseas travel might re-open

May 6th, 2021 | By

The good news for those wanting to travel to Malta as soon as possible is that you will only need to show your vaccination card



Discounted Malta holidays

Apr 20th, 2021 | By

Malta plans to give foreign visitors a gift of up to € 200 euros each if they stay at least three days on Malta or Gozo this summer.



Villa Guardamangia

Apr 16th, 2021 | By

the Villa Guardamangia served as home to the Queen and Prince Philip from 1949-1951.



Vaccines may not be the key to easy travel

Apr 16th, 2021 | By

Some people believe that having a vaccination and acquiring a certificate will make overseas travel more like normal.



A British-Maltese travel bubble?

Apr 4th, 2021 | By

From the beginning of June, Malta will open up to holidaymakers from the UK that have been vaccinated.



Travelling to France, Malta or the Netherlands?

Aug 15th, 2020 | By

The key thing is to talk to whoever is supplying what you bought.



Is 30 hours enough?

Aug 14th, 2020 | By

The government argument is that when there is sufficient evidence to remove a destination from the green list it should be done speedily



Tit-for-tat quarantines

May 26th, 2020 | By
Shipwrech beach in Zakynthos

After the UK announced that they would impose a 14-day quarantine period on people entering the countries, France and Greece have announced similar restrictions.



Follow the Maltese film trail

Nov 20th, 2018 | By

Malta has created a new film trail to capitalise on the country’s increasingly scenic locations.



Saturday snippets: 13th October 2018

Oct 13th, 2018 | By
the Acropolis at night

Destinations are pointing out what a good summer it has been for them. But a VAT increase in Ireland may deter UK tourists from visiting the Republic.



Saturday snippets: 28th of July 2018

Jul 28th, 2018 | By

A new scanning system at Heathrow, Great Bridlington and Doors Open attract Adrian’s attention this week.



Where we are holidaying this summer

Jul 16th, 2018 | By

It will surprise no one that Spain and its islands are once again the most popular destination for summer holidays this year. After all, it’s been the same for decades.



Saturday snippets: 14th of July 2018

Jul 14th, 2018 | By

Even if the weather didn’t tell us, summer is here now the Proms, the Liverpool Biennale, the Ekhof Festival and striking travel staff tell us it is.



Saturday snippets: 7th of July 2018

Jul 7th, 2018 | By

Yorkshire is a small town north of London. That is one of many things that Adrian learnt this week The phrase was used on a TV show so it must be right!



What’s hot: May 2017

Apr 30th, 2018 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world, right now



What’s hot: February 2018

Feb 1st, 2018 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot – and what’s not – in the travel world, right now…



Where the experts holiday: Peter Vella, Director UK & Ireland at the Malta Tourism Authority

Nov 23rd, 2017 | By

Peter Vella is the director UK & Ireland at the Malta Tourism Authority and holds a dual nationality with Malta and the UK. Here he shares his favourite destinations and forthcoming trips with Just About Travel readers and reveals why you should visit Malta



Saturday snippets: 7th October 2017

Oct 7th, 2017 | By

If you had a fear of flying would a Navigator Buddy help to soothe you? Just one thought that Adrian has this week as the winner of the Family Friendly Museum award is announced.



Saturday snippets: 11th March 2017

Mar 11th, 2017 | By
Trabant bearing the words I love Berlin

I am back from Berlin. Just. I managed to get out just before the airport security staff strike began. here’s a round-up of some of the week’s happenings



Exploring Valletta

Mar 4th, 2016 | By

Reza follows up his previous story on Malta by leaving Sliema and seeing more of the island.



Honey-sweet Malta

Oct 16th, 2015 | By

Malta’s mild climate and peacefulness has made it a small secluded spot in the Mediterranean sea, an island concealed by layers and layers of history spanning from antiquity to modern times.



Lighting up Malta

May 28th, 2015 | By

The skies of the small Island of Malta are accustomed to lighting up with fireworks throughout the year.



What’s hot: April 2014

Apr 1st, 2014 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world. This April, all eyes are on London, Los Angeles and Austin…



Best value winter hotspots for British holidaymakers heading overseas

Dec 14th, 2012 | By

Save as they samba: British Pound 17 per cent stronger vs Brazilian Real compared to 12 months ago; that’s an extra £86.78 in holidaymakers’ pockets for every £500 spent



Going Gozo

Nov 5th, 2012 | By

Judith heads to Joy, the island better known as Gozo which nestles next to its bigger sister, Malta