Gozo’s living nativity village is officially open

Thousands of visitors are expected to attend this year’s edition of Bethlehem f’Ghajnsielem. The nativity village, which is celebrating its 11th anniversary, was officially opened by President George Vella on Friday afternoon. Just a couple of minutes’ walk from Mgarr Harbour, the village aims to recreate the nativity scene in Bethlehem 2,000 years ago as […]

It’s back! Is this the tallest Christmas tree in Malta?

The biggest Christmas tree in the Maltese Islands is back – and looks absolutely amazing! The festive lights on a steep hill near Kercem are so bright you can even see them from the window seat of a plane. At a staggering 180 metres, the Christmas tree is made up of around 4,000 green, yellow […]

Here’s why Gozo is the place to be this Christmas!

Gozo is the place to be this Christmas. There’s lots going across the island over the next few weeks, from festive markets in Xaghra to carol concerts in Nadur, Santa Special train rides around Victoria and special events for children in Xewkija and San Lawrenz. Drop in at Lord Rundle Gardens in Victoria this festive […]