The Maltese Islands form a small archipelago consisting of Malta, Gozo and Comino, lying approximately 80 km south of Sicily and 333km north of Libya.
Malta, being the cultural commercial and administrative centre is the largest member of the group and is the most popular destination for tourists, of which a large percentage are language students.
With a population of about 515,000 covering an area of 316 km2 Malta is the world's tenth smallest country in area and fourth most densely populated sovereign country. Its capital is Valletta, which is the smallest national capital in the European Union by area, at 0.61 km2. The official and national language is Maltese, which is descended from Sicilian Arabic that developed during the Emirate of Sicily, while English serves as the second official language.
Malta is a popular tourist destination with its warm climate, numerous recreational areas, a thriving nightlife, and architectural and historical monuments, including three UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Ħal-Saflieni Hypogeum, Valletta, and seven megalithic temples which are some of the oldest free-standing structures in the world.
English Path Malta is located in St Julian’s, a seaside town in Malta. It is renowned for beaches like Balluta Bay, a rocky stretch with a promenade and restaurants. Bars and nightclubs line the streets of Paceville, an area south of St. George’s Bay Beach. Spinola Bay has traditional fishing boats, plus Spinola Palace, a baroque mansion with a carved clock centrepiece on its facade.
Close to the school there is everything you need including a variety of pubs, restaurants, cafes, nightclubs, shopping centres and a bus terminus. Also there is a a sandy beach, a shopping complex (open 7 days a week), cinema and a bowling alley!
Choose Malta if… you want to practice the English language enjoying some sun!
For many students studying English abroad, an important part of their experience is coming into contact with the local culture, and the best way to do this is to stay in our homestay accommodation.
Fancy having your own space, and a bit more independence, while having the opportunity to live with students from all over the world? If yes, then a house share is the perfect accommodation type for you.
Hotels combine the best bits of serviced living with the facilities of a hotel. You'll have your own private room or share larger rooms with other students. Students can enjoy the comfort and space of a hotel and more security and service than the average serviced apartment.
If you would like the convenience of staying close to school and the comfort of a hotel look no further. Residence rooms are modern twin-bedded rooms with private bathroom facilities, Free Wi-FI and Air conditioning.