Maltese terrier named Valletta becomes an opera star

Could a Maltese terrier named Valletta be the next Paw-varotti? The three-year-old pooch could give the Italian tenor a run for his money when she stars in La Bohème this week. Valletta will play singer Musetta’s trusty dog in the production in the English seaside resort of Brighton. Her owner Orla O’Hagan told the Brighton […]

Can you name the Malta streets in these retro photos?

We don’t know about you, but we love poring over vintage photos of Malta on our award-winning Bay Retro page on Facebook. From grainy black and white shots of Valletta, Sliema and Hamrun in 1905 to Malta’s first tram service from Floriana to The Three Cities, we love taking a trip down memory lane. The question […]

Malta named ‘one of the most expensive places to live in’

Malta has been named one of the most expensive countries to live in. Malta was ranked as the 25th priciest place in the world in a new survey – behind Canada, the United States, Germany and Britain. Money saving website Go Banking Rates crunched numbers from more than 150 countries to find the nations where […]

Stunning drone shots show Malta’s beauty from above

Maltese aerial photographer Ryan Formosa has showcased some of the island’s most spectacular sights from above in a series of stunning pictures. He captured breathtaking drone images of some of Malta’s most famous landmarks over the past 12 months, including the Fairyland Malta at Triton Square and the man-made beach at Balluta Bay. From Marsaxlokk to […]

Malta-Gozo air ambulance to get a major upgrade

Malta’s air ambulance is to get a major upgrade. The new service will be launched next month with a modern helicopter replacing the current one, as well as a new back-up aircraft. The air-ambulance service is used daily to transport patients from Gozo General Hospital to the helipad at St Luke’s Hospital. Dr Nadine Delicata […]

Maltese chef to represent Malta in the International Chef Olympiad in India

Christian Catania will be representing Malta in the International Chef Olymbiad in India, a competition designed for the world’s best culinary students. “I’ve always loved cooking. I’ve loved it ever since I can remember and I aspire to have a career within the industry. I decided to participate in this competition because I feel it’s […]

We made a #DollyPartonchallenge meme for these Maltese Influencers

You’ve probably already seen this ongoing trend all over social media! Apparently, Grammy nominee Dolly Parton recently shared this meme of herself with the caption ‘’Get you a woman who can do it all 😉 ‘’ View this post on Instagram Get you a woman who can do it all 😉 A post shared by […]