20 places around the world named after Malta

Wherever you go in the world, you’re more than likely to bump into someone from Malta. For example, there are more people with Maltese heritage living in Australia as there are living in Malta. And with millions of people located around the globe with an affinity to Malta, it’s likely you’ll find some places that […]

Tragedy as man is found dead in Mellieha

A man has died after falling off a wall in Mellieha. He was discovered slumped on the ground in Triq il-Wied ta’ Ruman off the main Marfa Road. Malta Police said officers were alerted at around 10pm on Sunday night. Paramedics rushed to the scene but despite their efforts the man was certified dead. Police […]

Instagram goes down for hundreds of Maltese users

Hundreds of Instagram users in Malta and Gozo have complained that the photo sharing app is not working. Most reported that the news feed was not loading, while others said their stories and logins had been affected. Users in North America, Britain and parts of Europe have also complained of problems. It’s reported the photo-sharing app […]

Malta wakes up to a glorious sunrise on Saturday

Malta is always gorgeous. But if you were up with the early worms on Saturday morning, you’d have caught a glimpse of one of the most spectacular sunrises we’ve seen in a long while! The sky above was simply magical as Malta started the day, with vibrant colours lighting it up in vivid tones across […]

Colours of Malta! Benches get a traditional Maltese makeover

  Malta is famous for lots of things – food, culture, friendliness, history – the list goes on. But one thing it doesn’t get enough credit for is its love of colour. Traditional Maltese fishing boats are some of the most colourful in the world, featuring huge streaks of blue, red, yellow and green. You […]

79% of Maltese use social media every day

Malta has a bigger addiction to Facebook and Instagram than almost anywhere else in Europe. New figures show people in Malta are massive fans of social media with a whopping 79 per cent using the networks every day – the second highest figure in the EU. Only people in Cyprus are bigger users of Facebook, […]