Presentation on theme: "MALTAMALTA Made by Sara Ornowska. Malta (officially the Republic of Malta) is a Southern European country consisting of an archipelago situated in the."— Presentation transcript:
Malta (officially the Republic of Malta) is a Southern European country consisting of an archipelago situated in the centre of the Mediterranean. Malta is a tourist destination with numerous recreational areas and historical monuments.
Malta - general information Capital Valletta Largest city Birkirkara Official language(s) Maltese (national / official) English (official) Ethnic groups 95.3% Maltese 1.6% British 3.1% other GovernmentParliamentary republic - PresidentGeorge Abela - Prime MinisterLawrence Gonzi - SpeakerMichael Frendo LegislatureHouse of Representatives Independence - from the United Kingdom21 September 1964 - Republic13 December 1974 Total Area316 km 2 Population 2011452,515
Malta – touristic attractions Cities: – Valletta – TriCity - Birgu, Senglea & Cospicua – Mdina – Rabat Megalithic Temples (UNESCO Tresures): Ġgantija; Ta’ Ħaġrat; Ta’ Skorba (Skorba); Ħaġar Qim; L- Imnajdra; Tarxien Other: Blue Grotto; Blue Lagoon, Comino;