10 amazing postcards of Malta from the 1920s

These days we have Instagram filters and Facebook check-ins to induce envy in our friends. But before social media came along, the postcard was the ultimate holiday brag. These amazing postcards of Malta are so beautiful you’ll wish you had a time machine. The remarkable pictures date back to 1927 and were drawn by the famous […]

Fascinating postcards show Malta life in the 1970s

These fascinating photographs offer a glimpse into Malta life in the 1970s. The collection of beautiful snaps were posted on social media by Christine Evans from Nottinghamshire and show snapshots of everyday life in the Maltese Islands more than 40 years ago. Christine wrote: ‘Just found an old album from my first holiday to Malta […]

Colour postcards show how Malta looked in the 1960s

These pictures show what Malta looked like in the 1960s. The collection of photographs has been restored and released in a new book. The postcards of Malta were produced by photographer John Hinde, a key figure in the development of the colour photograph as a postcard. Shot with large format cameras, the project was an […]

Fascinating postcards show Malta life in the 1970s

These fascinating photographs offer a glimpse into Malta life in the 1970s. The collection of beautiful snaps were posted on social media by Christine Evans from Nottinghamshire and show snapshots of everyday life in the Maltese Islands more than 40 years ago. Christine wrote: ‘Just found an old album from my first holiday to Malta […]

10 amazing postcards of Malta from the 1920s

These days we have Instagram filters and Facebook check-ins to induce envy in our friends. But before social media came along, the postcard was the ultimate holiday brag. These amazing postcards of Malta are so beautiful you’ll wish you had a time machine. The remarkable pictures date back to 1927 and were drawn by the famous […]

Stunning stamps celebrate Malta’s vintage buses

They were boneshakers – but they were charming. Malta’s famous vintage buses have been celebrated in a series of stunning MaltaPost stamps designed by artist Cedric Galea Pirotta. The old buses were a tourist attraction in themselves and provided millions of photo opportunities as they rattled around the island’s roads. They were finally taken out of service […]

Dazzling 1960s postcards show Malta in full technicolour

Forget images of drizzly days in Bugibba or holidaymakers clamouring for a spot on the packed beach at Pretty Bay. A nostalgic collection of postcards from the 1960s showcases summer in dazzling colour and serves as a reminder of Malta as it used to be. Before selfies, Instagram, Facebook and mobile phone filters, tourists often aroused envy among […]