Malta is located between Sicily and the coast of North Africa. It is known for a succession of rulers including the Romans, Moors, French and British. It has numerous fortresses, temples and a subterranean complex of halls and burial chambers dating to 4000 B.C. The capital is the City of Valletta.The Phoenicians, The Carthaginians, The Romans and The Byzantines have all occupied Malta in history, leaving a mix of many different architectural styles. The country’s modern museums and art galleries feature relics from Malta’s history.
One can enjoy aquatic activities in Malta. The Northern region has many beach and holiday resorts,the most popular are Mellieha Bay, Ghajn Tuffieha and Golden Bay. The Mediterranean Sea surrounding Malta is popular for diving – while shallow dips are for new divers, more experienced divers can dive deeper to find historical artifacts from World WarII or earlier historical relics in the Sea.