Malta named world’s second best diving destination

Malta has been crowned the world’s second best diving destination of 2019. The island scooped the silver award at the annual UK Dive Show at the NEC in Birmingham. Malta has been in the top three for the past five years, which is testament to its incredible scuba-diving credentials. The Maltese Islands boast an abundance […]

Malta’s new look ePassports to be rolled out this month

Malta’s new ePassport will start being rolled out this month. A number of new features have been introduced including intricate imagery of famous Maltese landmarks, customs and traditions, which pay tribute to Malta’s history and culture. The images include The Citadel in Victoria and the Manoel Theatre in Valletta. The encrypted imagery, combined with a […]

Outrage as paint is spilled over historic Valletta bastion

Police have launched an investigation after a long streak of white paint was splashed over one of Valletta’s historic bastions. The stain, which begins near the top of the bastion and trails all the way down to the ground, was discovered between the Siege Bell Monument and Fort St Elmo on Mediterranean Street. The city’s […]

Weather warning for Malta as another thunderstorm rolls in

A weather warning has been issued for Malta and Gozo with another thunderstorm expected to hit Maltese Islands. The Met Office in Luqa said that the thunder and lightning will continue all night until the early hours of Saturday morning. Heavy rain is expected in some areas on Friday afternoon with top temperatures reaching 23°C. […]

Rescued turtle released back into the sea at Gnejna Bay

A turtle which was rescued during the ferocious storms that hit Malta and Gozo in February has been released back into the wild. Crowds of schoolchildren clapped as the Janis the loggerhead turtle made her way down the sand and vanished under the waves at Gnejna Bay. Janis was found entangled in fishing line and […]

9 Types of people you’ll definitely meet at a Maltese gym

Whether you already started working on that 2020’s summer bod’, or whether you spent money on a membership that you… never use; the gym has clearly become a thing in the 21st Century. And if you’ve ever been to a gym, then maybe you took the chance to take a look around at the best, […]

Sta Venera footballer collapses on the pitch at Ta’ Qali

A football player has been admitted to hospital after he collapsed on the pitch during a football match at Ta’Qali. Mun Law received immediate treatment from the Malta FA paramedic on duty at the Centenary Stadium who used a defibrillator to treat the Yau Mun Law who is the captain of Santa Venera Lightnings. The […]