The highly successful Globetrotter Travel Series, which includes Travel Guides, Maps and Road Atlases, presently covers more than 80 destinations worldwide. The Packs are excellent value, including both a guidebook and a softcover version of the fold-out Globetrotter map of the region, in a printed plastic wallet. The handy pocket-size guide is packed with useful information, tips and recommendations, accompanied by colour photographs, charts and maps for the first-time traveller who wants to experience the major highlights that Malta has to offer. This travel book surpasses other guides in that it incorporates essential information in an easy-to-carry and easy-to-read format that is attractive and useful at the same time. It provides a visitor with an invaluable introduction to Malta by concisely highlighting the region's 'must see' areas in a practical and user-friendly format, thus encouraging the tourist to make the most of his/her available time. All the essential information you need to get around an unfamiliar region is compacted into useful and practical 'At-a-Glance' sections at the end of each chapter. The fold-out map of Malta is ideal for tourists and visitors.
In addition to the main map of Malta, which highlights scenic routes, it features 3 detailed area maps and 7 town plans.
Table of Contents
Valletta; Sliema and St Julian's; The Three Cities; The South; Mdina and Rabat; The North; Gozo.
A stint on Travel Trade Gazette Europa first took Brian Richards to Malta in 1981, since when he has been back year after year, cultivating an interest in the island's history and architecture. He has written on Malta for various publications including Travel weekly, ABTA Magazine and Classic Travel.