Summer Carnival hits Malta’s streets this weekend

malta summer carnival

Summer Carnival, which was cancelled last week following a man’s death as he worked on a float, is to be held this weekend. Jean Paul Bonett was electrocuted on Thursday – a day before the carnival was due to kick off. The Ministry of Culture initially cancelled the event, out of respect for the 45-year-old […]

The 50 best places to swim in Malta this summer

Summer is here and that means it’s time to head to the beach. Malta has beaches for everyone, from windsurfers to sunbathers. Choose from golden sand, red sand, rocks, blue lagoons and even inland seas. Some beaches and rocky shores are off the beaten track, but worth seeking out for their seclusion. Don’t miss a […]

When does summer begin in Malta and Gozo?

Summer is almost here, with longer days and sizzling temperatures just around the corner in Malta. The evenings are lighter and the mood is generally brighter during summer, as we spend much more time outdoors, lapping up the sunshine at Malta’s best beaches and seaside restaurants. When does summer start in Malta? There are a […]

Malta wants to keep ‘summer time all year long’

Summer Time could soon last all year long in Malta. We’re set to end the practice of switching between summer and winter time after a survey found most Maltese are against it. An online poll launched by the Ministry for European Affairs in Valletta suggested that most people in Malta preferred staying on summer time. More […]