WATCH: Incredible light display brings Christmas to Gozo

These extraordinary pictures show Victoria’s town hall lit up by a stunning 3D light show to celebrate the start of the Christmas season in Gozo. The island kicked off its festive celebrations in style at the weekend with a special show in Independence Square. Thousands flocked to the centre of Victoria to watch the Christmas […]

How Christmas in Malta has changed over the decades

Malta is abuzz with all the festive feels now that Christmas is only a few weeks away. As the old song goes, ‘It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year’, and the streets of Valletta, Mosta, Hamrun, Sliema, Birkirkara and Victoria are sparkling brighter than usual. We’ve had a look through the Bay Retro archives […]

Christmas celebrations kick-off this weekend in Gozo

The festive season gets well and truly underway this weekend in Gozo. Christmas decorations and lights have already started springing up across the island, signalling the start of everybody’s favourite time of the year. Gozo’s spectacular festive celebrations will be launched on Saturday evening with the switching on of the Christmas lights in the heart […]

WATCH: Valletta’s Christmas lights are switched on

Hundreds of shoppers have been left in awe by Valletta’s big Christmas lights switch-on. Malta’s most famous shopping street was transformed into a winter wonderland with a set of brand new lights for 2018. Republic Street … Publiée par Etienne St John sur Lundi 19 novembre 2018   Social media users posted their photos of […]

Valletta gears up for Christmas lights switch on

Valletta is gearing up for a festive transformation this week. The Christmas lights will be switched on in Republic Street on Monday evening, heralding the start of the festive season in Malta. The capital’s biggest shopping destination is set to sparkle once again in 2018, with crowds expected to gather in their droves for the […]