Fact: Tap water is very safe to drink but may taste unpleasant due to the high mineral content.A snapshot of Malta's most popular beaches:
Best known for 'Popeye Village' the set of the 1979 film starring Robin Williams as Popeye. A tiny picturesque inlet used by fishermen popular with locals and tourists alike.
A sheltered inlet of shimmering aquamarine water on the tiny isle of Comino. Very popular as day trip for cruises and diving excursions.
This is the archipelago's most spectacular natural landmark. Offers some of the most amazing scenery on the islands. The shallow inland lagoon is linked to the sea by a 50-metre cave.
A popular sandy beach perfect for a day out at the beach. Sun loungers, umbrella hire, pedallos and snack bars available.
Malta's most popular sandy beach with full facilities including jet-ski hire, paragliding and banana boat rides. Perfect for families.
Gozo's main seaside town and a bustling, lively resort. Excellent for snorkelling.