Valletta's climate is typical of the Mediterranean and is strongly influenced by the sea.
On 1st January 2008 Malta adopted the euro as its currency. On 1st February 2008 the euro became the only legal tender currency in Malta and Gozo.
Admission into Malta, through its external border, is only permitted to third country nationals.
The Maltese are known to be friendly, especially if you are in a situation which needs help.