Mdina Lights Up Blue on the Occasion of World Autism Month

  At the start of World Autism Month, The Marigold Foundation, joins the rest of the international Autism community to mark World Autism Month by symbolically lighting up blue one of the highest points in Malta and certainly one of the most iconic, the Mdina Bastions. This year’s “lighting up” event has an even deeper […]

Malta hosts international Christmas choir festival

Malta’s International Christmas Choir Festival kicks off on Thursday night. The event will feature 27 choirs from across the UK and Europe to help get you in the mood for the festive season. A total of nine shows will be held over the next four days at various churches across Malta including the Mosta Dome, […]

Revealed: Malta’s number one summer attraction of 2019

It’s known around the world as The Silent City. And now Mdina has been ranked as the top tourist attraction in the Maltese Islands this summer. It pushed St John’s Co-Cathedral in Valletta into second place in the latest TripAdvisor rankings for June, July and August 2019. Fort Rinella, the historic Victorian fortress near Kalkara, […]

Horses banned from Malta’s streets on summer afternoons

Traditional Maltese horse-drawn carriages have been banned from the streets during hot summer afternoons. The new law on ‘karozzini’ came into force on Friday in a major victory for animal rights campaigners. It means that horses will now be kept off the streets from 1pm to 4pm, when temperatures are in Malta are at their […]

Revealed: The 10 prettiest streets in Malta and Gozo

Sssh… Don’t tell anybody but we think we might have found the prettiest streets in the Maltese Islands. There’s nothing nicer than mooching around Malta’s streets in the summer, and coming across the many rainbow painted balconies and beautiful houses. You’ll find some of the prettiest and most colourful streets in Valletta, Lija, Mdina, Rabat, […]

Revealed: The 10 prettiest streets in Malta and Gozo

Sssh… Don’t tell anybody but we think we might have found the prettiest streets in the Maltese Islands. There’s nothing nicer than mooching around Malta’s streets in the summer, and coming across the many rainbow painted balconies and beautiful houses. You’ll find some of the prettiest and most colourful streets in Valletta, Lija, Mdina, Rabat, […]

Game of Thrones reveals start date of final series

It’s the news many of us in Malta and Gozo have been waiting for. The premiere date for season eight of Game of Thrones has finally been revealed. But we hate to break it to you that there are still a couple of months to wait. The final series of the epic fantasy drama series […]

Malta’s number one summer attraction is revealed

It’s known to millions around the world as The Silent City. And now Mdina has been ranked as the top tourist attraction in the Maltese Islands this summer. It pushed St John’s Co-Cathedral in Valletta into second place in the latest TripAdvisor rankings for June, July and August 2018. Fort Rinella, the stunning Victorian fortress […]

WATCH: Stunning video captures the beauty of Malta

Life in Malta can be hectic and busy at times but we’re also lucky enough to have stunning countryside and beautiful beaches right on our doorstep. It’s so easy to escape all the noise and traffic, go for a walk and take in the views. We’re reminded just how beautiful Malta is in this new […]

Step back in time as Mdina goes medieval

Mdina is well-known as The Silent City – but not this weekend. Expect to see battles, sword fighting, slaves in chains and a whole lot more as Malta’s former capital hosts the annual Medieval Mdina Festival. The two-day event, on Saturday and Sunday, is expected to attract thousands of families and tourists to Mdina. There’ll be […]

Maltese fans share memories of meeting Sir Roger Moore

Maltese fans have been sharing their heartwarming memories of meeting actor Sir Roger Moore. The James Bond star died on Tuesday, aged 89, from cancer. A ‘gentleman’, ‘talented’, ‘selfless’ and ‘charismatic’ are words that have resonated around Malta on news of his death. Dozens of fans took to Bay Retro’s award-winning Facebook page to tell how […]