It’s 1000 days since Gozo’s famous Azure Window collapsed

Today marks 1000 days since the loss of one of the most famous landmarks in the Maltese Islands. The Azure Window in Gozo crashed into the sea during a severe storm on March 8, 2017. The iconic landmark was world famous and featured in the first series of the HBO series Game of Thrones as […]

Malta’s ‘top secret second airport opens on Filfla’

This ‘exclusive’ photo shows Malta’s ‘secret second airport’ has opened for business on the tiny island of Filfla. And if you believe that, you’ll believe anything. Welcome to the wonderful world of the man who’s been dubbed the Photoshop supremo of Malta. Social media prankster John Scicluna from Rabat has had hundreds of Facebook users […]

Amazing images show Gozo’s Azure Window under the waves

These astonishing images show the shattered remains of Gozo’s Azure Window under the waves. The picture resolution and details are astounding and show how several large slabs of rock, which once formed the famous Maltese landmark, are still intact. The stunning pictures – the clearest so far – were captured by a group of diving […]

Gozo’s much-missed Azure Window gets special honour

It made headlines around the world when it crashed into the sea at Dwejra in Gozo. But now the Azure Window is to be remembered by having a street named after it. Prime Minister Joseph Muscat approved the name for a new road in San Lawrenz. Azure Window Street will link Tower Street and Dwejra […]

Should Gozo’s Azure Window be rebuilt IN STEEL?

It was once one of the most famous landmarks in the Maltese Islands. And now, more than 18 months after it dramatically collapsed into the sea, an architect has unveiled ambitious plans to rebuild the Azure Window at Dwejra in Gozo. Svetozar Andreev, who owns St Petersburg-based architecture firm Hotei Russia, wants to re-create the iconic […]

Azure Window named Malta’s biggest Instagram event

The collapse of the Azure Window has officially become the biggest social media event in Maltese history. Instagram revealed more than 10,000 pictures of the Dwejra landmark were uploaded on the photo-sharing website on the day it crashed into the sea. Images of the Azure Window dominated the hashtags #malta and #gozo on the social […]

Gozo is named the best diving spot in the Med

Gozo’s former Azure Window has been reborn as the hottest dive site in the Mediterranean. Diving enthusiasts claim the collapse of the iconic arch ‘is one of the best things to have happened to Gozo’. Since it crashed into the sea 18 months ago, thousands of divers have explored the cracked chunks of rock. Stunning […]

Gozo’s Azure Window ‘should be renamed the Azure Reef’

Gozo is renowned across the world for its diving. But now some diving schools are calling for the shattered remains of the Azure Window to be rebranded as the Azure Reef. The famous limestone arch hit the headlines around the world when it collapsed during a storm off the Gozo coast back in March. Since […]

Azure Window site receives terrible TripAdvisor reviews

It was once Gozo’s most famous landmark, visited by tens of thousands of tourists every week. But it seems the island is already missing the Azure Window. Dozens of disappointed holidaymakers have left scathing reviews on TripAdvisor, with some describing their visits to Dwejra as ‘pointless’, ‘terrible’ and ‘a complete waste of time’. The iconic […]