Why Retire in Malta

  • Malta’s position in the middle of the Mediterranean makes it easily accessible. Most European and Middle Eastern capitals are between two to four hours flying time away and there are daily flights to most major, European capitals and international hubs.
  • In today’s rushed world the pace in Malta is still comparatively leisurely. On the other hand the services are fast and efficient. The Mediterranean lifestyle means you can take it easy in a warm, friendly environment, where the climate is mild.
  • The Maltese are friendly and hospitable people. Ebullient and typically Mediterranean they are always ready to give a helping hand
  • English is the island’s second language and it is widely spoken and understood
  • The Maltese island’s mild winters are renowned, there are no sharp winds, snow, frost or endless rainy days. Instead they have a very sunny climate with a daily average of five to six hours sunshine in mid winter to more than 12 hours in summer.
  • Malta enjoys a rich cultural and social life. There are theatre seasons and concerts all the year round.
  • During the summer the Maltese enjoy a great outdoor life, due to the Mediterranean climate, al fresco living is the order of the day.
  • The cost of living is still comparatively low.