Plans for pier at Malta’s Blue Lagoon are scrapped

Controversial plans t0 build a pier next to Malta’s Blue Lagoon have been scrapped. The new yacht mooring platform was proposed outside the swimming zone between Comino and the Kemmunet islet. The Ministry of Gozo had wanted to build a 660sq.m pier and resurface 915sq.m of an existing road leading to it. However the Cultural […]

Man found unconscious in sea at Malta’s Blue Lagoon

A man has been rushed to hospital after being found unconscious in the sea at Malta’s Blue Lagoon. The 27-year-old from Finland suffered ‘serious injuries’, according to the police. The emergency services were alerted at around 4pm on Tuesday afternoon. The man was pulled from the water by lifeguards from the Emergency Response and Rescue […]

Ava Max visits Blue Lagoon ahead of Isle of MTV Malta

89.7 Bay favourite Ava Max has been making the most of the Maltese sunshine ahead of this week’s massive Isle of MTV concert. The Sweet But Psycho singer arrived in Malta early to explore the island’s most beautiful sights. They spent the weekend at seam touring the Maltese coast by yacht as well as visiting […]

The 10 best spots to watch sunrise in Malta

Looking to get some extra likes on your social media? With its stunning scenery, Malta already provides a gorgeous backdrop for all your Instagram adventures. Still, the landscape takes on a golden glow when the sun rises over Marsaxlokk and Valletta in the morning and then sets over Mellieha and Gozo in the evening. Being […]

Stunning images of Malta’s Blue Lagoon to make your jaw drop

We’ve all seen beautiful pictures of Malta’s world famous Blue Lagoon in the past. But none of them – absolutely none – stack up to this set. Crystal clear water, white sand, mysterious caves and honey coloured cliffs. These magnificent photos offer a glimpse into what it would be like to soar over Comino like […]

Malta’s crystal clear sea stars in new documentary

The crystal clear seas around Malta’s sister island Comino have been featured in a stunning new documentary. ‘Comino: A Secret Paradise’ takes viewers on a spectacular adventure under the waves – exploring caves, underwater treasure troves and shipwrecks. The diverse marine life found around the island is also extensively featured in the 30-minute episode, which […]

5 of the most spectacular dive sites in Malta

Malta is one of the most popular diving destinations in Europe, and no wonder! The Maltese underwater world attracts divers with a variety of aquatic life and many mysterious wrecks to be explored. It’s a great destination for those who are in for their first dive, as well as diving experts looking for a thrill. […]

Malta aims to become Europe’s yoga holiday capital

Malta is aiming to become Europe’s number one destination for yoga holidays. The island has been featured on a yoga-themed sports programme on Austrian TV. Scenes were shot at several Maltese landmarks, including Mdina, the Red Tower in Mellieha, Golden Bay, the Blue Grotto, the Upper Barrakka Gardens, the Grand Harbour and the Ramla Bay […]

Here’s a great excuse to visit Comino this weekend

It’s one of the oldest and most spectacular forts in the Maltese Islands. And now you have a chance to see inside for yourself as St Mary’s Tower on Comino marks its 400th birthday. To celebrate the historic anniversary, an open weekend will be held this Saturday and Sunday. Guided tours will be conducted by […]

Is it time to limit visitor numbers to Comino?

The Maltese Islands are more popular than ever with holidaymakers. Malta’s now so popular, in fact, there are calls for a daily limit to be imposed on the number of visitors to the Blue Lagoon this summer. The demand from campaigners, environmentalists and some social media users comes after a video went viral after it […]

Tragedy as tourist drowns at Malta’s Blue Lagoon

A man has died in hospital after he drowned at one of Malta’s most popular bathing spots. The 41-year-old, who was on holiday from Portugal, got into difficulty while swimming at Comino’s Blue Lagoon with members of his family. He was brought to shore by Emergency Response and Rescue Corps lifeguards but died in Gozo […]

10 pictures that’ll make you want to visit Comino

The Maltese island of Comino is famous for its crystal clear waters. And now the Blue Lagoon as been ranked as one of the ‘most Instagrammable’ locations in the world, ahead of the Sydney Harbour Bridge and the Eiffel Tower in Paris. Thanks to social media, it’s easier than ever to share the best of the […]

Malta is one of world’s most Instagrammable places

Malta is filled with fantastic Insta-worthy backdrops. Almost everywhere you go, you come a picture-perfect view. And now that’s been confirmed by a new study showing that Malta is officially one the most Instagrammable places on the planet. The Blue Lagoon at Comino featured alongside world-famous landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower in France and […]

15 epic images of the Maltese Islands from the air

These are the Maltese Islands in plane view. This collection of stunning pictures show why you should always choose the window seat when flying to Malta. Some of the most spectacular aerial images include shots of Valletta and the Grand Harbour as well as Comino’s beautiful Blue Lagoon. Whether you’re flying on a budget with […]

Malta’s heatwaves will be ‘longer and hotter in future’

Malta has suffered four sizzling heatwaves this summer with temperatures reaching a sweltering 44°C at one stage. But a new study suggests that things could get much hotter in Malta in the future. University of Malta scientists have warned that the Maltese Islands will experience more frequent and more intense heatwaves in the coming years. […]

Cosmonaut shares stunning view of Malta from space

This is beautiful Malta from space. A stunning image has been captured by a Russian cosmonaut hundreds of kilometres away from the Earth’s surface. Lieutenant colonel Oleg Novitskiy snapped the island from the International Space Station, which orbits at a height of 400 km. Malta from space! Russian cosmonaut Oleg Novitskiy shares a stunning new view […]