10 fascinating photos of Malta as your Nanna knew it

A fascinating collection of photographs taken more than 50 years ago give us a peek into how life in Malta has changed. The never-before-seen images were uncovered in London archives of the Daily Telegraph. They feature cruise liners and aircraft carriers in the Grand Harbour, vintage buses, tourists soaking up the sun in Qawra and […]

Stunning colour photos show Malta in the 1960s and 70s

A series of fascinating photographs capturing life in Malta during the 1960s and 70s have whipped up feelings of nostalgia on social media. David Woolfenden from Swindon’s extraordinary collection of colour photos feature Mdina, Valletta, Marsaxlokk and Kalkara as well as scenes from everyday Maltese life. And the roads are almost empty compared to today’s […]

10 games today’s kids in Malta miss out on

Are you old enough to remember playing with dolls, splashing in puddles and climbing trees when you were a child? The simple pleasures that defined childhood for generations in Malta appear to be dying out as an increasing number of kids stay indoors and surf the internet instead. Three in four children today spend less […]

Incredible pictures show life in Malta 100 years ago

Maltese children in their bare feet line up in the street for a photograph 100 years ago. The amazing picture, above, is one of around a dozen never-before-seen photographs of Malta taken in 1918. They were uncovered by a photography enthusiast among an assortment of her grandfather’s old photo slides. In a series of candid snapshots, Private […]

10 of the most nostalgic vintage shop signs in Malta

Malta’s traditional painted shop signs are distinctive, quaint and instantly Instagrammable. The lend character and historic authenticity to some of our most historic streets. Some shopfronts are almost 150 years old. However, heritage groups have warned that the classic signs are slowly disappearing as old shops and houses are demolished and replaced. Here are 10 […]