This is one spot that will no doubt have you as ready as you ever could be to engage in summer fun: there are so many natural harbors, bays, creeks, and ancient wrecks to explore that the diving here is world-class. The arts have always influenced culture here, and awesome open-air spaces to see performances such as the Valetta’s Manoel Theatre abound. There are more than 40 health and spa locations here that cater to the finer parts of you that are yearning for well-being, and the blue skies and sunsets you’ll see at night will win you over immediately. The Ggantija temples are some of the absolute oldest spiritual structures on the planet, and they will no doubt stir some feelings of reflection and awakening.