Malta is an archipelago in the focal Mediterranean among Sicily and the North African coast. It's a country known for notable locales identified with a progression of rulers including the Romans, Moors, Knights of Saint John, French and British. It has various strongholds, megalithic sanctuaries and the Ħal Saflieni Hypogeum, an underground mind boggling of corridors and entombment loads dating to around 4000 B.C.