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Wondering how to spend your free time in Malta, whether you should switch from Melita to GO, how to find a better job or where’s the best beach to chill out? We’ve got the answers!

And if we don’t – just shoot us an email or a Facebook message and we’ll help you out anyway :-)

Malta Budget Hacks - Save Money

Living in Malta on a Shoestring? Budget Hacks for Saving your Euros

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Let’s be honest, Malta is arguably one of the more comfortable European expat destinations when it comes to cheap living. Whereas in London, you might pay twice as much in rent, or pay up...
Facebook Groups in Malta

Getting Social: Must-Join Facebook Groups for Expats in Malta

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Living in a foreign country, both information about things that matter, as well as contacts, can be scarce - especially in the beginning. For information, you of course have TheRealMalta.com :) But even though we...
How to Open a Bank account

How to Open a Bank Account in Malta Without Losing Hair

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If you're a foreigner in Malta, odds are that you've had several of your hairs turn grey as a result of dealing with banks. Be it to open an account, get a credit card...
Malta Morning-After Pill

The Morning-After Pill in Malta: Mission Impossible?

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As an expat, you might be baffled to learn that this question is a very valid one in Malta. Up until recently, Malta was the only European Union country where women had no access...
Things to Do in Malta

12 Free or Cheap Ways to Spend Spare Time in Malta

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Whether you're in Malta or elsewhere in the world, finding entertainment options that don't bite a hole into your wallet can often be a challenge. From eating out to cinema and bowling - everything...
Florian Hohenleitner - German in Malta

WATCH: Expat Life in Malta – a German’s Story

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We sat down with Florian from Germany to talk about expat life in Malta. In the 15-minute interview, we’ll talk about the positives and the negatives of living in Malta, as well as tips...
Killing Melita

Are you Sick of Melita? Here’s a Look Into the Alternatives!

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It's no surprise that Melita has managed to (pardon my French) piss off many people - be it because of their horrible customer service, because of their tendency to overcharge people and send incorrect...
Eastern European Food in Malta

Best Shops for Russian and Eastern European Food in Malta

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Living abroad, outside your own culture and the comfort zone that comes along with it, can be difficult. Depending on how much of a challenge you have picked for yourself, the experience varies. You could...
Winter in Malta

BRACE YOURSELVES: 6 Tips for Surviving Winter in Malta

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The weather has started to turn. In the morning, it drips, and in the evenings, lightning takes the place of summer fireworks. For anyone who’s weathered winters in Central Europe, North America, or god forbid,...
Malta White Taxies

How Malta White Taxi Driver Ripped Me Off, Nearly Killing Me

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Oh, the infamous white taxis of Malta ... There probably isn't a single person who has lived on this rock for over a few years and doesn't have a story to share that involves the...