This stunning five-star hotel is officially Malta’s leading resort

InterContinental Malta has been named Malta’s leading resort at the World Travel Awards. Hailed as the ‘Oscars of the Travel Industry’, the awards celebrate excellence in tourism and hospitality. Martin van Kan, Intercontinental Malta area general manager, told 89.7 Bay: ‘It is indeed an immense honour for us to receive this achievement. ‘We are delighted […]

Heathrow Airport runway reopens after drone sighting

Flights have resumed at London’s Heathrow Airport after it grounded arrivals and departures following reports of a drone sighting. Europe’s busiest airport said it was working with police to ‘prevent any threat to operational safety’. Planes finally started to take off again at 6.30pm, but it was unclear how many flights would be delayed in […]

10 reasons why you should stay at St Julian’s best value hotel

Nothing beats a stay in a top hotel and Malta has some of the very best. Holiday Inn Express Malta has been voted the best value hotel in St Julian’s, Malta’s leading entertainment and holiday resort. It also boasts some of the most amazing hotel customer reviews ever written on TripAdvisor. Here are 10 great […]

Stunning images of Malta’s Blue Lagoon to make your jaw drop

We’ve all seen beautiful pictures of Malta’s world famous Blue Lagoon in the past. But none of them – absolutely none – stack up to this set. Crystal clear water, white sand, mysterious caves and honey coloured cliffs. These magnificent photos offer a glimpse into what it would be like to soar over Comino like […]

10 amazing postcards of Malta from the 1920s

These days we have Instagram filters and Facebook check-ins to induce envy in our friends. But before social media came along, the postcard was the ultimate holiday brag. These amazing postcards of Malta are so beautiful you’ll wish you had a time machine. The remarkable pictures date back to 1927 and were drawn by the famous […]