Record numbers of us visited Gozo in December

Recird numbers of us visited Gozo in December, according to new figures. The Ministry for Gozo said more than half a million passengers crossed the channel, boosting tourism on the sister island. The figures showed that 520,439 people and 165,580 cars, vans and lorries used the Gozo ferry last month – an increase of 18,532 […]

Malta hosts some of the world’s hottest male models

Malta is playing host to some of the world’s hottest men this week. More than 40 contestants from Asia, Africa, Europe and the Americas have gathered on our island for the Mr Tourism World 2020 contest. Wayne Cassar will represent Malta in the fourth annual edition of the international competition, which will takes place at […]

Malta’s number one visitor attraction of 2019 is crowned

Fort Rinella has been crowned the number one visitor attraction in the Maltese Islands of 2019. The museum in Kalkara was praised by TripAdvisor reviewers as ‘an excellent day out’ and ‘unique’. The coastal battery was built in 1878 by the British Army. It housed the world’s biggest gun to defend Malta against enemy attacks […]

Malta Airport celebrates record passenger numbers in 2019

Malta Airport has recorded its busiest year ever after more than 7.3 million passengers travelled through its doors in 2019. The airport in Gudja significantly added to its growing destination list with the launch of a number of new Ryanair, Wizz Air, Easyjet and Air Malta services to Europe, Africa and the Middle East. Bosses […]

IN PHOTOS: Marsa Open Centre Engulfed in huge clouds of smoke

Reports have emerged that unrest has broken out at Marsa open centre as large clouds of smoke cover the majority of Marsa area. A large greenish cloud currently surrounds the centre and it is yet unclear whether the smoke is a result of fire or materials burning. Sources share that the fire does not seem […]

Malta has one of the world’s most powerful passports

The Maltese passport has been named one of the most powerful in the world. A new survey puts Malta in joint ninth place in a new list of the world’s travel-friendly passports. Japan has the most powerful passport in the world, according to the index. The country scored the number one position in the rankings […]

Someone just created a pastizzi salad, and we are lost for words

Us Maltese people have a gift. We can literally take any healthy food option, and make it severely unhealthy, with an addition of a simple ingredient, without even trying that hard. Well ladies and gents, we may have just found the mother of all Maltese salads. A way of convincing ourselves, that our January diet […]

CCTV appeal following jewellery shop robbery in Sliema

A CCTV appeal has been issued following a robbery in Sliema. Police said three men burst into a jewellery shop in Bisazza Street at about 3.45 pm on Tuesday afternoon. They pushed the 31-year-old woman cashier to the ground and smashed a number of glass display units containing rings, watches, bracelets and other valuables. The […]