10 things we really miss about summer in Malta

In less than a week, it’ll be time to wave goodbye to our gorgeous Maltese summer. We’ll return to our winter routine with a heavy heart, as school starts and the weather gets colder. Here are 10 things we’ll sorely miss about summer in Malta. 1. Zabbar’s Colourful Umbrella Street   View this post on […]

Malta ‘one of the sunniest places in Europe’ last month

Malta was one of the sunniest places in Europe last month, according to new figures. They showed the Maltese Islands enjoyed 331 hours of sunshine in August – 20 hours more than during the same month in 2018. Weather experts said August was also slightly warmer than usual this year but wasn’t a record breaker. […]

TripAdvisor falls head over heels in love with Xlendi

The world is slowly falling in love with Xlendi – if the latest reviews on TripAdvisor are anything to go by. Tourists from around the globe have gone online to shower praise on the tiny Gozo seaside village. As we revealed last week, Xlendi Bay is THE best place to watch the sun go down […]

Waterpolo marathon to raise funds for Special Olympics Malta

A 24-hour waterpolo marathon in aid of Special Olympics Malta will be held this weekend. Organiser and former waterpolo player Tim Camilleri said he came up with the idea after Malta’s success at the 2019 Special Olympics World Summer Games held in Abu Dhabi. He said: ‘The Special Olympics were a moving experience. It won […]

WATCH: Malta gets a mention on the John Oliver show!

Malta got mentioned on the latest episode of Last Week Tonight with John Oliver. Yesterday’s show tackled the subject of immigration. The talk about Malta in the YouTube video starts exactly at 4:00. He explains how large countries like the USA have ridiculous numerical caps and restrictions when it comes to migration because they’re the […]

Notte Bianca returns to Malta’s capital city this October

Culture vultures in Malta are in for a treat next month. Malta’s biggest free outdoor festival, Notte Bianca, will take place in the capital city on Saturday 5 October. We’re promised an amazing night of music, dance, theatre, exhibitions, entertainment and fun. Malta’s culture minister Owen Bonnici said that this year’s Notte Bianca will be the […]

Your nanna can now get her college degree in Malta … without going to Uni

The University of Malta have just announced that they are organising some courses specifically targeted at people within the fourth age (ages 75 and over). And while I know you love your nanna/nannu with all your heart, let’s get real for a sec. Seeing them around Uni and maybe even sharing lectures with them is […]