In 2018, the Maltese capital of Valetta will be crowned as a European Capital of Culture. The nuances of Malta as a destination are easy to miss. Its relative remoteness has helped preserve a brand of old European life that has become increasingly rare on the European mainland. While many European holiday makers head to the Maltese beaches, the authentic undiscovered Malta is mostly bypassed by European sun and fun tourists. Maltese tourism stakeholders hope to stimulate a kind of tourism that can help this off-the-beach lifestyle survive through a new tour…READ MORE.