About Us

MTR was founded by Cheryl Wasilewski, MBA, CCTE, CIS who has over 30 years of experience in marketing and travel. After a robust career with a major airline, leading a global sales team from across the globe and building joint venture relationships, Cheryl left the airline to begin her own marketing firm with a focus on marketing and sales alignment. Cheryl looked back to her heritage, and love of both travel and her mother’s native country Malta and made it her mission to introduce as many people as possible to this small yet rich in culture country in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea.

Utilizing the skills learned from the airline business, Cheryl has developed strong partnerships with people in the hospitality industry in Malta and around the world. She has brought on a team of talented and knowledgeable individuals who share the love of travel and the country. A culture known for their friendliness, hospitality, and work ethic.

Our team of experienced professionals can help you strategize on your next incentive, association, or high-end leisure group to create an experience you will not forget. We can create a unique and personalized program for a group of 10 or 1000.

Let us help you create an experience to remember.

Meet the Team

Cheryl Wasilewski, Founder

Cheryl found her love of travel over 30 years ago working for an airline. She also found that she loved to entertain and plan events. On her third trip to Malta, she decided she wanted to share this beautiful island with as many people as possible. Utilizing her past experience, her marketing and sales background, she is excited with the help of an incredibly talented team to showcase Malta and its beauty.

 

 

 Angele Mallia, Digital Media

Originally from Malta, Angele has a passion for travel and tourism and achieved a Higher Diploma in Hospitality Management and a B.A. Hons. in Travel and Tourism. During her studies, she was honoured to take part in a project called 50 Years of Tourism in Malta. Going through artefacts that were stored in the National Archives of Malta and were later showcased at the Malta Tourism Authority Offices in Valletta. With a love for being around people, interacting with them and learning from different cultures she has decided to make hospitality as her profession.

Kaitlyn Marken, MARKETING COORDINATOR

Kaitlyn is a recent graduate of Spring Arbor University where she received a degree in Advertising and Public Relations and a minor in Business Administration. During her studies, she had the opportunity to do a three-week cross-cultural trip to Jamaica where she realized her love for travel. She also has a passion for photography and all things design and enjoys bringing her passions together to create memorable experiences.

Angele Azzopardi, Branding & Graphic Design

Angele Azzopardi is an established graphic designer based in Malta with more than 6 years of experience in the creative field. She worked for both local and international companies, gaining experience in branding, print media, graphic design, social media and UI/UX. Angele took the plunge in entrepreneurship and opened up her creative studio, UNGL Studio, 2 years ago. The company offers branding, graphic design and digital services to both local and international customers. Angele is also CMO at a start-up called Shake Bench, innovators in co-working spaces in Malta.

OUR PARTNERS IN MALTA

Meet The Rock works only with Quality Assured vendors by the Malta Tourism board.

  • Trekking has become very popular on the Maltese Islands and sights like this make it easy to understand why! ⠀
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  • The Natural History Museum is found in Medina. The biggest theft was in fact from this museum when the Goodwill MoonWalk was stolen. These Lunar Samples were given to Malta by the US President after the Moon walks by the famous Neil Armstrong & Buzz Aldrin ⠀
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  • One of Esplora’s main attraction is the Planetarium that showcases the Cosmic System. It can be seen from the outside of the building in a shape of a massive ball! ⠀
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  • A fun fact about the National Aquarium is it’s shape structure-That of a StarFish! Apart from the 41 tanks filled with fish,reptiles, insects etc... there is also a playground just outside the Aquarium! ⠀
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  • Did you know that the purpose of Popeye Village was to built a set for the movie Popeye in 1979 for the productions of Paramount Pictures and Walt Disney! Learn more on meettherock/blogs/funactivities ⠀
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  • Today, Fort Rinella is one of the most interesting places to visit on the island. It became a hit again when it was used to film the movie Titanic. The water tanks at Rinella were featured as the sea during the movie and since then, this beautiful fort has been revived.⠀
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  • Did you know that the Malta Maritime Museum is the largest museum on the Rock with more than 20,000 exhibits about the Maltese Maritime history. The museum was opened in 1992 and it is situated in the old Royal Naval Bakery. In 1845 this bakery serviced the Mediterranean fleets and at times it was producing around 14,000 KG (nearly 31K lbs) of bread and biscuits daily.⠀
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  • Now that Easter has passed, we are all looking forward to Summer! What about you?! 🙋🏼‍♀️🙋🏼‍♀️#MeetTheRock #Malta #Destination #Island #Summer
  • Today is the official opening of the Malta Fireworks Festival and it looks just fabulous! #MeetTheRock #Malta #Traditon #FireWorks #Festival
  • Easter Sunday is a main event on the Rock. On Easter, we celebrate the Resurrection of Jesus Christ after 3 days dead. Festive Masses take place in all the Village Parish Churches followed by family reunions and lunches! #MeetTheRock #Malta #Traditions #Easter
  • Good Friday is the main Procession Day on the Rock. It commemorates the death of Jesus before the resurrection two days later. During the processions, chains and crosses are carried around by religious locals as a show of penitence! #MeetTheRock #Malta #Traditions #Religious #Preperation4Easter

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