Furious tourist brands Malta’s stormy weather ‘a disgrace’

You may have had to moan about room service or the cleanliness of the hotel swimming pool on holiday but what about the weather? One upset holidaymaker has done just that after she complained that Malta’s stormy weather this weekend was ‘a disgrace’. Janet Wilson, who is on holiday in Malta from the UK, went […]

Swimmers rescue ‘drowning’ tourist off Maltese coast

A tourist has been rushed to hospital after getting into difficulties in the sea off Malta. The French holidaymaker, 83, was trying to cool off from the 32°C heat when she was spotted in distress at a bay near Cirkewwa. She was rescued by fellow swimmers who called the emergency services. Police told 89.7 Bay they […]

Malta welcomes more tourists than ever in 2018

Malta has another reason to celebrate success today. We welcomed a record number of holidaymakers last year, according to impressive official tourism figures released on Tuesday. Nearly 2.6 million tourists visited the Maltese Islands in 2018 – that’s up more than 14 per cent over the previous 12 months. A spokesman for the National Statistics Office […]

Malta visitor numbers soar by 10% in nine months

Malta is on course to set a new tourism record in 2018. During the first nine months of the year, more than 1.5 million guests visited Malta – a rise of 9.8 per cent over the same period in 2017. The number of holidaymakers visiting Malta during July, August and September also experienced a dramatic […]

Tragedy as teenager is found dead at Malta beauty spot

A teenager has been found dead in the sea at a Maltese beauty spot. The 17-year old boy from Spain was discovered floating in the water at St Peter’s Pool near Delimara. Police said they were called to the scene at around 7.20am on Wednesday morning. The teenager was reported missing yesterday afternoon, triggering a […]