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 […]

Gozo smashes official tourism records for 2018

More of us than ever are going to Gozo. Malta’s pretty little sister is breaking new tourism records, according to the latest official figures. Passenger numbers on the Gozo Channel ferries soared by more than five per cent in the last three months of the year. The total smashed the 1.3 million mark between October […]

Malta is more popular than ever – and that’s a fact!

Malta is more popular than ever – and that’s a fact. The number of tourists coming on holiday to Malta has broken another record, according to official figures. The latest tourism data showed more than 2.5 million visitors came to Malta between January and November 2018. That’s a massive increase of 14.5 per cent. Tourists […]

WATCH: Gozo’s Christmas lights are ‘spectacular’

Has Malta’s little sister ever looked so festive? Crowds braved the drizzle and cold in Gozo on Saturday night to watch the Christmas season get under way in style. Families packed out the centre of Victoria for the eagerly-awaited switch-on of the annual Christmas lights, with this year’s event set to be spectacular. And they […]

New poll shows massive support for Malta-Gozo tunnel

Growing numbers of people are in favour of a Malta-Gozo tunnel, with new polling revealing that around 60 percent support the proposed link. The survey found that 63 percent of those questioned by Malta Today agree with the construction of a tunnel, with opposition running at 24 percent. Support for a tunnel is even stronger in Gozo, where 66 […]

WATCH: Incredible video will make you lust for Gozo

Malta’s little sister is ridiculously beautiful. And this video will make you want to hop on the Gozo ferry at Cirkewwa as soon as possible. This incredible footage by wallaby46 manages to capture the charm and tranquility that makes Gozo so special. The awesome drone shots show all of Gozo’s more ‘postcard popular’ landmarks from above. And let’s […]

8 spectacular winter walks in the Maltese Islands

Malta isn’t always associated with walking but this misses a huge part of the countryside that makes Malta so stunning. There are some great walks in the Maltese Islands and you could take a stroll by the secluded coastlines, trek the dramatic cliff tops or ramble the rugged countryside. Great for a break in the summer months but also the […]

Experience Gozo’s Citadel by candlelight this weekend

The Citadel in Gozo will be transformed by candlelight this weekend. More than 30,000 candles will light up the narrow streets of the historic walled city in Victoria on Saturday night, creating a wonderful magical atmosphere. If you’ve been to the Citadel before you’ll already know it offers breathtaking 360-degree panorama of Gozo’s hills and […]

Gozo to star on Channel 4’s hit show ‘A Place In The Sun’

Gozo is to star in the hit show ‘A Place In The Sun‘. A television crew from the popular Channel 4 series spent a week on the island, filming at some of Gozo’s most beautiful landmarks. Presenter Jonnie Irwin was spotted in Nadur, Xaghra, Victoria, Xlendi and Ghajnsielem as he tried to help a couple […]

10 of your best photos of Friday’s stunning Malta sunset

Mother Nature has treated Malta and Gozo to a dazzling sunset after three days of stormy weather. The sky above the the Maltese Islands was lit up in red, orange, pink and purple as scores of people took out their smartphones and cameras to capture the beautiful colours on Friday evening. Among the atmospheric scenes […]

Here’s why Gozo is THE place to be this weekend

Gozo is the place to be this weekend, with three days of amazing events and family fun. The first ever Gozo Alive festival is happening from Friday to Saturday, with a host of activities in Victoria as well as in Marsalforn, Xewkija, Qala, Dwejra, Zebbug, Munxar and Xaghra. Award-winning London band Rudimental will perform in […]

More of us than ever are going to Gozo

More of us than ever are going to Gozo. Malta’s pretty little sister is breaking new tourism records, according to the latest official figures. Passenger numbers on the Gozo Channel ferries soared by nearly 8 per cent in the first three months of the year. The total smashed the 1.1 million mark for the first […]

You’ll want to go to Gozo after you watch this video

We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again – Gozo is ridiculously beautiful. And this incredible video will make you want to drop everything and hop on the ferry at Cirkewwa right now. Created for the Malta Tourism Authority, the 8-minute film manages to capture the tranquility that makes the island so special. The footage, titled […]

Record numbers of tourists flock to Malta and Gozo

Malta’s remarkable tourist boom shows no signs of running out of steam. The Maltese Islands welcomed a record number of holidaymakers in September, according to latest official figures. A total of 241,378 visitors headed to Malta during the month, a rise of 15.9 percent compared to a year earlier. Malta’s tourism minister described the latest […]

15 of the most beautiful places you must visit in Gozo

Gozo might just be the most colourful island in the Mediterranean. It’s an island of incredible landscapes – from huge stunning cliffs to beautiful sandy beaches. It’s also home to wild festivals, romantic walks and some of the most quaint villages in the Maltese Islands. We’ve put together a gallery featuring 15 spectacular Gozo scenes you won’t want to miss. Here’s […]