Italy Is The Maltese’s Top Travelling Destination

Once again, Italy is the Maltese’s favourite country to travel to. This was revealed by The National Statistics Office after evaluating where the Maltese went abroad between January and March.     The statistics show that a total of 88,196 locals travelled to another country during that period of time with the main reason being […]

Italy Eases Border Rules For EU Arrivals

  From February, passengers arriving from the EU will be asked to produce proof of vaccination, recent recovery, or a negative test, but will not be subjected to quarantine.     As occurrences of the Omicron strain increased in December, Rome requested coronavirus tests from everyone and a five-day quarantine for those who had not […]

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 […]

Italy Implements New COVID-19 Measures For The Unvaccinated

  People in Italy who have not yet received the jab against coronavirus can no longer go to the theatre, cinemas, live music venues, or any major sporting events under new measures that came into force on Monday.     The only exception that Italy will be making is for those who have recently recovered […]

Looking To Go On Your Next Big Trip? Here Are Europe’s Most Beautiful Towns

  We all know and love Europe – home to some of the most majestic, bucket list destinations in the world… But the continent’s small towns are just as dreamy, packed with culture and beautiful architecture, and fewer crowds to share them with! From humble fishing towns to cliffside towns, here are some of the […]

MotoGP Racing Legend Valentino Rossi Retires Following Final Race Of The Season

  Valentino Rossi, a professional motorcycle racer and multi-time MotoGP World Champion, made his last race in Valencia for the Grand Prix on Sunday before retiring from a 26-year career in the sport.     On Sunday, the hashtag #Grazie Vale was trending on social media across the globe as motorcycling fans honoured the Italian […]

This is How Italy’s Serie A Might Proceed Post-COVID-19

  In an announcement last night, Italy’s PM Giuseppe Conte announced Phase 2 of Italy’s exit strategy following the extreme lockdown measures which have been in place for weeks. This might also shed a light on when Italy’s Serie A will be returning. In fact, individual training can resume on the 4th May, while training […]

Malta has one of the world’s most powerful passports

The Maltese passport has been named one of the most powerful in the world. A new survey puts Malta in joint ninth place in a new list of the world’s travel-friendly passports. Japan has the most powerful passport in the world, according to the index. The country scored the number one position in the rankings […]

Four brand new winter routes take off from Malta Airport

Malta International Airport has launched its winter flight schedule. It includes four brand new routes as well as several route extensions from summer. Three of the four new Ryanair services – from Paphos in Cyprus, Trieste in Italy and Santiago de Compostela in Spain – landed in Malta for the first time this week. The […]

Are we going to have a Maltese team in Italy’s Serie C?

MFA’s President Bjorn Vassallo says this is a possibility After yet again two disappointing turnouts by the Maltese National Football Squad in the EURO 2020 qualifiers experts are pleading the MFA to find an immediate solution. In an interview with NET TV’s Replay, Malta Football Association president Bjorn Vassallo revealed that there are ongoing talks […]

Couple face jail for taking sand from Sardinia beach

We’ve all been tempted to bring a little bit of paradise home from our holidays. But the urge has backfired on a French couple, who are facing up to six years in prison for removing sand from a beach in Sardinia. They allegedly ‘stole’ around 40kg of sand from Chia beach on the Mediterranean island. […]

Giuseppe Conte resigns as Italy’s Prime Minister

Italy’s Prime Minister has announced he will resign. Giuseppe Conte made the announcement on Tuesday afternoon after delivering a blistering attack against his coalition partner and Matteo Salvini. It comes after interior minister Mr Salvini, pictured below, tabled a no confidence motion against the prime minister, withdrawing support for the populist government. In response, Mr […]

Italian Olympic swimming hero rescues drowning man

An Italian Olympic swimmer has been hailed a hero after he rescued a drowning man off the coast of Sardinia. Filippo Magnini, 37, was relaxing with his girlfriend when he heard cries for help and launched into action. The former world champion swimmer stepped in to save Andrea Benedetto, who had reportedly been floating on […]

Malta named one of the best value holiday spots of 2019

Malta has been named one of the best value destinations for a beach holiday this summer. Malta ranked in eighth position in the value league ahead of Majorca, Corfu, Nice, Lisbon, Ibiza and Sorrento. Sunny Beach in Bulgaria topped the list for 2019, with the Algarve in Portugal following close behind. Post Office UK released […]

Italy wins bid to host 2026 Winter Olympics

Italy will host the 2026 Winter Olympics in 2026. The International Olympic Committee voted by 47 votes to 34, in favour of Italy’s bid to stage the games rather than Stockholm in Sweden. Ice hockey and skating will be held in Milan and most of the skiing events will take place in the resort of […]

World Rugby scraps plans for global Nations Championship

World Rugby has abandoned plans for a new Nations Championship after failing to gain the required support. The governing body needed unanimous approval from the 10 unions that make up the southern hemisphere’s Rugby Championship and Europe’s Six Nations. World Rugby says there was a ‘lack of consensus on key issues’ including the tournament’s format. […]