Catch the first sunrise of winter at Mnajdra Temples

Here’s your chance to welcome winter in style – but you’ll have to wake up early! Heritage Malta is inviting you to watch the first sunrise of winter at Malta’s amazing Mnajdra Temples. Mnajdra is one of the oldest free-standing structures in the world – older than Stonehenge in Wiltshire and the Pyramids in Egypt […]

Is this the most Christmassy town in Malta and Gozo?

Boasting twinkling Christmas trees, dazzling stars, dozens of lit up snowmen, thousands of light bulbs and a whole herd of illuminated reindeer, this is easily the most festive town in the Maltese Islands. Nadur in Gozo bursts into colour every year as homeowners put up their lights to mark the big countdown to Christmas. Now […]

Maltese warned against buying pets as Christmas presents

People in Malta and Gozo have been warned against buying pets as presents this Christmas. The public have been urged to consider the commitment of caring for an animal long-term. A spokesman for Animal Welfare Gozo said: ‘Each year we see unwanted animals that were given as gifts. ‘People should consider the commitment they are making […]

Hal Kirkop decked the town with recycled material for this Christmas season

Every year, each town battles it out for the best Christmas decorations the island has to offer, but this year, one town in particular went over and above and deserves all the recognition it can get. Hal Kirkop have decided to provide a festive touch to their locality with decorations made of recycled objects. GIGANTIC […]