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Goodbye Bus 91: The demise of a Maltese icon

Goodbye Bus 91: The demise of a Maltese icon

Sad but true. The Mediterranean island of Malta has just discarded what we always judged to be one of the country’s prime attractions. But progress always comes at a price. So when Malta earlier this month introduced a gleaming new fleet of modern buses, it meant the end of the road for the country’s distinctive » Read more

Malta and Gibraltar: Oft-overlooked and intriguing destinations

Malta and Gibraltar: Oft-overlooked and intriguing destinations

Combing through old posts here on the EuroCheapo blog, we were surprised to notice that more than half the countries and territories in Europe have hardly had a mention. Among the lacunae are the Mediterranean outposts of Malta and Gibraltar. Malta is of course a sovereign country. Tiny Gibraltar, by comparison, is one of those » Read more

Malta Flash: Hoteliers Want Greater Ryanair Volume

Malta Flash: Hoteliers Want Greater Ryanair Volume

An article published this past Sunday in Malta Today illustrates well the tensions that arise when hoteliers, the national tourism authority, the government, and the local flagship air carrier jostle for power in the face of the arrival of low-cost carriers on the scene. In sum: Hoteliers want greater volume of Ryanair flights and the » Read more

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