6 Reminders For The Christmas Season You Should Keep In Mind

  During the holiday season we should all keep in mind that times like these can be tough for some people, especially those that are currently struggling to cope with quarantine and spending Christmas without friends and family.   If you’re feeling down during Christmas time, keep these 7 reminders in mind:   It’s okay […]

WATCH: Little Girl Has Funniest Reaction To Gift Prank

  Each year, parents do their best to make sure that their children have the perfect Christmas, spending hour trying to find their favourite toy or gadget. However, the video of this little girl shows that the simplest gifts are the most meaningful.   In the video, the little girl dressed in a Christmas costume […]

Christmas Bucket List: 6 Local Festive Events To Visit This Month

  Christmas is just around the corner and here are some festive events to tick off your bucket list this Christmas!   Make the most of your holiday season with our list to have the best Christmas this year. Beyond doubt the holidays are a special time for everyone to celebrate with your loved ones. […]

Dog Groomer Transforms Cute Dog Into The Grinch For Christmas

  A famous pet groomer has caught everyone’s attention after turning an adorable dog into the Grinch for Christmas.   Gabriel Feitosa, a professional dog groomer from San Diego, spent around three hours transforming Teddy the Bichon into the Grinch with a green fur and a red coat. The four-year-old dog was dyed with vegan, […]

7 Top Tips For A More Sustainable Christmas This Festive Season

  With the holiday season well underway, we’re counting down 7 tips to help you have a more sustainable Christmas alongside Eden Leisure’s Green Team!   Shop Local or DIY     View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Mazina Candles (@mazina.candles) Guess what? You can give more while spending less by […]

12 Winter Wonderlands Around the World That Are Worth The Visit

  Winter may remind you of grey skies, runny noses, and rainy whirlwinds, but it could also look like godly mountains covered with snow, pristine frozen lakes, and cozy English cottages! So, if you’re looking to escape to a winter wonderland, we’ve got you covered with 12 magnificent destinations!   Lapland, Finland     Lapland […]

25 Christmas Gift Ideas For Secret Santa

  Secret Santa gift exchanges are always fun, but it can be challenging… especially if it’s someone you barely talk to or know. Luckily, our gift to you is a list of gift ideas that are super cute and within budget.     In case you didn’t know, in the game of Secret Santa, everyone […]

This Company Is Looking To Hire Christmas Wine Tasters

  For most people, Christmas is a particularly boozy time of the year, from mulled wine at shopping markets to prosecco at staff parties… but what if you got paid just for getting a bit tipsy?     House of Townend is on the hunt for a Christmas Wine Taster, and who knows? You might […]

Michael Bublé Speaks Out About His Son’s Five-Year Cancer Battle

  Singer Michael Bublé has opened up about the impact that his son’s battle with cancer has left on him over the past few years…     Bublé’s son Noah, now eight years old, was diagnosed with a rare type of liver cancer in 2016. Noah received chemotherapy and radiotherapy to treat his hepatoblastoma and […]

Top 10 Christmas Movies Being Released This Year

  Everyone’s favourite season is quickly approaching, and though socialising is a big part of the holidays, some of it just needs to be spent chilling on your sofa with a blanket, takeout, and a bunch of other people socialising on your TV screen instead… And with a new year come new Christmas movies so […]

Mariah Carey Announces New Christmas Single

  Looks like Mariah Carey is ready to dominate the Christmas charts as always, but this year, she’s bringing a new single for the festive season!     The Christmas-loving singer collaborated with Khalid on a track titled Fall In Love At Christmas. The song even features US choir director and gospel singer Kirk Franklin, […]

QUIZ: Take This Quiz To See How Maltese Your Christmas Really Is!

Ho ho ho! If there’s one thing we love about Christmas, it’s that, it’s the same thing every single year. How many of these things actually make it a Maltese Christmas though? Let’s find out!   Love Christmas? We have you covered with Non-Stop Festive Feel Good. Tap here to tune in to Bay Xmas.

Malta’s drivers warned ‘just one’ drink is too many

rivers in Malta have been reminded of the risks of drinking and driving this Christmas and New Year. The latest festive awareness campaign from Transport Malta reinforces the message that when it comes to drink driving, ‘the best approach is none’. A Transport Malta spokesman told 89.7 Bay: ‘Unfortunately, a number take risks because they believe that […]

Is this the most Christmassy town in Malta and Gozo?

Boasting twinkling Christmas trees, dazzling stars, dozens of lit up snowmen, thousands of light bulbs and a whole herd of illuminated reindeer, this is easily the most festive town in the Maltese Islands. Nadur in Gozo bursts into colour every year as homeowners put up their lights to mark the big countdown to Christmas. Now […]

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 […]