Chelsea confirm Frank Lampard’s first signing

The winter transfer window might be over but Roman Abramovich’s Chelsea have confirmed Frankie Lampard’s first transfer under his reign. Ajax wonderkid Hakim Ziyech will join the Blues at the end of this season after 4 fantastic years with the Dutch side. The Moroccan’s move from Ajax to Chelsea has been confirmed by both clubs […]

Malta ‘one of the sunniest places in Europe’ last month

Malta was one of the sunniest places in Europe last month, according to new figures. They showed the Maltese Islands enjoyed 331 hours of sunshine in August – 20 hours more than during the same month in 2018. Weather experts said August was also slightly warmer than usual this year but wasn’t a record breaker. […]

More Gozo ferry crossings than ever this summer

Gozo Channel will be operating more ferry crossings than ever this summer. The ferry operator has unveiled its new timetable, which starts on Monday 17 June. It shows that services will run every 30 minutes during the weekday morning rush to cope with the increased demand from commuters and tourists. Ferries will operate every morning […]

Mum reveals simple hack to banish house flies

House flies can be absolute pain in Malta during the summer months. But now a mum has shared her incredible hack on Facebook that will cost you literally a few 5 euro cents coins. She posted in the group Mrs Hinch Cleaning Tips, sharing her quick and easy hack with all the other members, which had […]

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 […]

When are the next public holidays in Malta this year?

The Easter holidays are over, spring has arrived and it looks like we’re set for a sizzling summer in Malta and Gozo. But if you feel you could do with another day off, there’s some good news. We still have the majority of our public holidays left to look forward to. In fact, Malta has […]

8 Reasons Why we Simply Can’t Wait for our Maltese Summer

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In Malta we usually enjoy 300 days of sunshine, but this year… boy oh boy, this year, the weather has been toying with our emotions. One day the sun is beaming, giving us a taste of what’s to come, and on another, it completely disappears and all that we have left is memories. Winter, you’ve […]

Tuesday will be Malta’s warmest day of the year so far

Tuesday is set to be the warmest day of the year so far in Malta, the Met Office has confirmed. Temperatures are expected to hit at least 26°C, and could feel as warm as as 28°C, according to forecasters. And that’s just the start of the good news, with the next coming days expected to […]

Did you remember? Malta’s clocks spring forward

Summer is just around the corner in Malta as the clocks have gone forward this weekend. Days will start to grow longer while the clock change allows for more light in the evenings. The move means we lost an hour between Saturday and Sunday. An easy way to remember whether the clocks are going backwards […]

These 10 gorgeous spots are Malta’s hidden gems

We all know the best beauty spots in Malta and Gozo, the ones mentioned in all the guidebooks and on bucket lists. And rightly so, because they’re fabulous. But sometimes it’s nice to head off the beaten track and discover something new. Talented Maltese photographer James Scicluna has been out and about with his trusty […]

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 […]

7 great things to do in Malta this September

Summer is almost over but Malta has still so much to offer. Instead of packing away your hats and flip flops, here’s what you can be doing instead! 1. Malta Gay Pride 2018 Following a record number participation in 2017, Allied Rainbow Communities, supported by 89.7 Bay will organize the Malta Pride Parade on Saturday […]

Malta is officially more popular than ever this summer

Malta is more popular than ever this summer, according to new tourism figures. Malta’s airport has broken all records with passenger numbers soaring by 12 percent last month. The number of people flying to and from Malta in July stood at an astonishing 756,356 – the highest figure ever. Airport bosses expect to welcome around […]

Malta put on thunder alert for the next three days

Thundery showers are set to disrupt the summer heatwave in Malta and Gozo, forecasters have warned. The Maltese Islands will see a change in the weather on Sunday, Monday and Tuesday following weeks of glorious summer sunshine. And Malta could expect ‘some isolated thundery and gusty showers’ over the next three days, the Met Office […]

13 tips to sleep comfortably this summer in Malta

Malta is basking in the summer sunshine – and we’re all feeling pretty smug about it. But even though we’re enjoying the glorious weather in the Maltese Islands, there’s still a thing or two to moan about. If you’ve ever faced a sleepless night in the heat, you’ll know how brutal it can be to […]

WATCH: Freak storm hits Malta on first day of summer

Malta Police have warned drivers to take extra care after a freak storm left dozens of roads flooded. Torrential rain hit several parts of Malta on Thursday afternoon, on the first day of summer. The flash downpour left cars swamped by a huge flood on the Mriehel Industrial Estate. The water was almost waist high in […]