20 vintage pictures of Malta heatwaves over the last century

Summer heatwaves in Malta mean sun, sea, sand and soaring temperatures. And it appears it has always been that way, as these nostalgic pictures from the award-winning Bay Retro archives show Malta’s love of the beach when the mercury levels rocket. The striking images features sun lovers playing by the shore from the early 1910s right […]

We’ve ALWAYS loved to be beside Malta’s seaside

Summer in Malta means lots of sun, sea and sand. And it appears it has always been that way, as these nostalgic pictures from the award-winning Bay Retro archives show Malta’s love of the beach. The striking images features sun worshippers playing by the shore from the early 1900s right through to the 1980s. It seems everyone enjoys the simple pleasures of […]

Malta’s beaches ranked ‘among the cleanest in Europe’

Malta has some of the cleanest beaches in Europe, according to an EU watchdog. Malta came second in the latest international league table for water quality and cleanliness – with an impressive 99 per cent of bathing waters ranked as ‘excellent’. The European Environment Agency’s findings were based on tests of water quality in more […]

Maltese beaches you can have all to yourself this summer

Sometimes a day at the beach in Malta means searching for parking, struggling to find a bare patch of sand and then spending hours listening to someone else’s music and crying kids. But what would it be like if just you – and maybe a friend – were the only ones on the beach? What […]