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About Malta

Culture in Malta

Mediterranean culture is dominant in Malta, but nearly 150 years of British rule have left their mark. English is an official language (along with Maltese), and bangers and mash aren’t too hard to find. The Catholic Church is the custodian

History and Culture in Malta

Megaliths, medieval dungeons and palaces, not to mention Calypso’s cave from Homer’s Odyssey – Malta isn’t just old, it’s positively mythic. The narrow cobblestone streets of its towns are crowded with Norman cathedrals and baroque palaces. The countryside is littered