For an island that enjoys around 3,000 hours of sunshine every year, nailing the awkward mezzu temp (that’s Maltese for “in-between seasons”) can be quite tricky. Should I wear jackets or T-shirts? Shorts, or long jeans? Boots or sandals? Don’t fret- we’ve got the ultimate guide to planning your perfect Malta holiday this season! Hot … Continue reading 5 Tips for a Maltese Autumn
Late-spring-turning-into-summer in Malta is an exciting time, jam-packed with an array of festivals and a flurry of fun events. We have already covered the upcoming events in spring here. But there are few more thrilling events, that we couldn't miss out! If you have the opportunity to visit Malta in April/May 2019, aside from heavenly … Continue reading Exciting Events: Musts When Visiting Malta in Spring 2019
Maltese isles being one of the prime tourism spots in the Mediterranean cannot really complain about lack of excitement in any season. Yet like most other countries, springtime in Malta is awaited with a particular eagerness and delightful yearnings, as it truly is the most perfect time to enjoy the islands inside and out. Aside … Continue reading What’s on? Malta Spring Highlights 2019
Whether you're looking for somewhere to stop off for a pre-party cocktail or you need a perfect place for an evening hideaway to enjoy a decent draft beer or good quality wine, there's a worthy drinking spot to suit every taste. Scroll on to discover the finest cocktail/wine bars the Island has to offer. Cheers! … Continue reading Malta’s Trendiest Cocktail/Wine Bars
Our beautiful islands have become a popular holiday destination all year round. If you happen to visit Malta during our off-season (usually January and February), chances are high that you will get to experience at least a couple of our glorious Mediterranean winter days. For this reason, we have compiled a list of fun activities … Continue reading Off-Season Malta Outdoor Fun
Summer is almost over, and with September approaching, the end of those lazy beach days looms over us. Yet Malta isn’t ready to stop celebrating just yet! This month brings forth a vast selection of bustling activities and summery events which extend that holiday vibe. The festa season ends during this month too, making its … Continue reading What’s on in September?
This week we cross over to our sister island: Gozo. The Citadel is a unique and ancient city which towers high above the island’s capital Victoria. This fortified city has recently undergone major restoration and is expected to be nominated as a UNESCO world heritage site. An amazing place that’s definitely worth a visit! … Continue reading (Video) The Cittadella
Is it us, or did January feel like one of the longest months ever? February is a month synonymous with soppiness and all things red, lovey-dovey and heart-shaped - but if Valentine’s Day isn’t quite your cup of tea, there’s no need to fret! This month is particularly jam-packed with events for you to enjoy, … Continue reading What’s on in Malta this February?
After all the presents have been unwrapped, chocolates have been eaten, and bottles of wine and champagne have been drained dry, it’s hard to imagine that there could be any more fun to be had over the Christmas season! But let’s not forget about the other days of Christmas break – sure, we don't all … Continue reading 5 Things to do during your Christmas Holidays in Malta
Malta is a slice of Mediterranean paradise known the world over for its sun-soaked beaches and crystal-blue seas. When it comes to summertime fun, finding something to do is as easy as throwing your sunglasses on. Since our little rock is synonymous with sun, sea, and hot days spent tanning by the pool with a … Continue reading 5 Things to do on a Rainy Day in Malta
Halloween is just around the corner, witches and wizards, but don’t worry - that doesn’t mean all the events this month are spooky and ghoulish. We’re in for another fun-filled month this October, with anything from dinner under the sparkling night sky to thought-provoking theatre, a tantalising tattoo expo, and more. Here’s a quick look … Continue reading What’s on in Malta this October?
It’s 5pm somewhere, right? 1. Żmerc, Attard This bar is an absolute favourite of all; those who have only just discovered alcohol (legally) and those who are older and wiser, who only come down for a pint or two with friends. Its versatility, combined with a friendly, enthusiastic atmosphere, makes for the perfect “change of … Continue reading 5 of the Best Bars in Malta for when it’s Wine o’clock
Well hello sultry September! As summer slowly starts to turn into a pleasantly-warm (yet sometimes humid) Autumn, people all over the island rejoice at the thought of changing things up a little, breaking out the cardigans and light scarves in anticipation of not melting like an ice-cream under the August sun. You’ll be happy to … Continue reading What’s on in Malta this September?
Whether you’re a fitness fanatic, casual gymgoer, or proud couch potato, it’s never a bad idea to mix a little exercise into your summertime fun, right? Staying active doesn’t have to be a chore – here are just a few of our favourite ways to get moving while you explore Malta and make the most … Continue reading 5 Ways to Have Fun and Stay Active in Malta
Summer in Malta is known for a multitude of things- beaches, concerts, unbearable heat (I’m talking about you, heatwave ‘Lucifer’), but among the locals, summer usually indicates one thing- village festas. They are held on particular dates between the months of May and September. Love them or hate them, they happen; fireworks, festoons, flags, petards, … Continue reading The Maltese Village Festas- Where to go this summer
Sliema is a coastal town located in the Northern region of Malta, overlooking the capital city, Valletta. Along the Sliema seafront, you will find the neighbouring town of St. Julians. Although neighbouring, both towns serve different purposes- whilst Sliema showcases the "dolce vita", with leisure activities such as beaches, shopping, cafés, and sea views, St. … Continue reading What to do in Sliema and St. Julians- a Day’s Guide
Hello August! If you thought the heat would stop us from making the absolute most of our sultry summer days, think again. This month is just as jam-packed with fun things to see and do – especially if you’re a music lover. Get your diary ready, because here are 6 of our favourite events happening … Continue reading What’s on in Malta this August?
Summer in Malta is a pretty special affair, with endless sunny days and boundless blue seas wherever you turn. The first thing that comes to mind when people think about this piece of Mediterranean paradise is probably an image of sandy beaches and lazy days spent at the beach. While swimming is a popular way … Continue reading 7 Things to do in Malta this Summer
If soaking up the sun on a beach in Malta is not your cup of tea, look no further. Here are six fun and wholesome activities you can enjoy with friends, family or all by your lonesome self, away from the sweltering heat of the Maltese islands.Visit the Malta Aquarium 1. Visit the Malta Aquarium … Continue reading 6 Activities for When you Want to Escape the Heat
As sunny summer days shift into sultry nights, Malta comes alive with warm streetlights, twinkling starts spread across the sky, and the sound of energetic Maltese chatter as the whole island steps out to enjoy the cool evening air. Exploring Malta by night is probably one of the best things to do during the summer … Continue reading Malta by Night: 3 Magical Places to Visit
Our dads are some of the most special persons in our lives. They give us life, they care for us in our early years (and sometimes even much later), and they give us wise and sage advice whenever we need it - sometimes even when we don't, but they always have our best intentions at … Continue reading 6 Ideas for Father’s Day in Malta
June is often hailed as one of the best months to be living it up here in Malta. Why? Well, the weather is perfect for a bunch of different summertime activities – without being too hot. What better way to enjoy Malta’s natural beauty than by organising a little picnic with your nearest and dearest? … Continue reading 5 Picnic Spots in Malta for the Perfect Day Out
Travelling with kids is quite a feat. From the very first moments of packing til the last car ride home, keeping children entertained can be somewhat difficult. That's why we have compiled a list of fun activities which you can enjoy with your kids, while on holiday in Malta! We're sure you'll find something which … Continue reading 6 Fun Activities to do with Kids in Malta
Biking in Malta does not always seem to be a popular mode of transport, and that’s pretty understandable considering that Maltese roads are usually quite busy, making biking a pretty risky option most of the time. If you want to get your biking fix, though, you can go for the road less travelled and book … Continue reading Offroad Biking in Malta
1 | Wonder Woman Midnight Premiere (1st June) It’s finally Wonder Woman’s time to shine – and talented actress and model, Gal Gadot, is just the woman for the job. Even if you’re not a proud comic book geek, you’ll still enjoy watching this long-anticipated superhero spectacular. https://www.facebook.com/events/656024887938706/ 2 | The Grid 2017 … Continue reading What’s on in Malta this June?
Date night is always special. It doesn’t matter if you’ve been together for two weeks, two decades, or are anxiously stepping out for your first date - choosing the right setting for your romantic rendezvous is an absolute must. Now Malta might be small in size, but make no mistake - this little island is … Continue reading 5 Restaurants for the Perfect Date Night in Malta
The future is here, and its name is Jetfly. Just take a look at the cover photo in this article. Doesn’t that look like something you want to do right now? Or do you find it somewhat terrifying? If you’re still trying to figure out what Jetfly is all about, it’s a pretty straightforward concept. … Continue reading Jetfly: Is it one of Malta’s Coolest Activities?
There’s a lot that can be said about Malta’s thriving nightlife, but that’s not exactly what this blog post is about. Whether you’re staying in Malta for a week or for several years, you’ll definitely find time to enjoy the island’s night time entertainment culture, whether you’re into clubs, concerts, or literally anything else under … Continue reading Night Tours in Malta
A lot of our articles seem to be focused on telling our readers about opportunities through which they can learn about our beloved Malta. Why don’t we spice things up, and tell you about the opportunities in which you can learn about literally anything else? If you want to take up a new skill, a … Continue reading Unique Learning Opportunities in Malta this May and June
As the weather gently starts to shift from cool spring days into some slightly warmer weather, it’s easy to get a little excited about the Mediterranean summer on the horizon! Every year, thousands upon thousands of holiday-makers and adventure-seekers flock to Malta to take advantage of all the sun, sea, and fun this island gem … Continue reading 7 Essentials for your Summer in Malta
“Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.” ― Leonardo da Vinci Most people in the modern world will have flown on a plane at least once in their life, and everyone will have his … Continue reading Try a Trial Flight in Malta
Mothers. Sometimes, they can drive you up the wall, or nag you to the four corners of the earth. Little disputes here and there are inevitable with your mum. Regardless of all of that, your mother will always be one of the most important people in your life; perhaps the person who will always mean … Continue reading How to Treat Your Mother in Malta this Mother’s Day
Summer in Malta is synonymous with long, lazy days at the beach, golden tans, and that amazing feeling you get when you push your toes into the cool, shade-drenched sand. Whether you’re hitting the Maltese Islands for a few days, a couple of weeks, or even months, here are a few of the best beaches … Continue reading 6 Beaches in Malta you’ll fall in love with
‘Blood, sweat, and tears’. This phrase, coined by Sir Winston Churchill, is now associated with hard work of any kind, and we think that it’s absolutely appropriate when talking about The Grid, Malta’s most challenging obstacle race ever. We’d love to tell you that Grid participants can bypass the blood and tears component of it … Continue reading The Grid 2017: Malta’s Toughest Obstacle Race
‘Water, water everywhere – and not a drop to drink’, wrote Samuel Taylor Coleridge in his famous poem, ‘The Rime of the Ancient Mariner’. Well, the sea in Malta might not be potable, but it sure is great for scuba diving. We’ve spoken about exploring Malta on land. We’ve written about connecting with Malta’s beauty … Continue reading Scuba Diving in Malta
May’s finally here! With the summer so close you could almost feel the cool, soft sand between your un-tanned toes, you can expect an endless stream of events to fill your calendar and keep you pleasantly busy throughout the season. But who wants to wait that long? Not us! Here are 9 of our favourite picks … Continue reading 9 Things to do in Malta this May
Not many people might accept an invitation to go abseiling right away, especially if they’ve never attempted the sport before. You can’t really blame them – descending a rock face with the use of rope can be terrifying. That is, until you learn how safe it is when done properly. Abseiling is not as dangerous … Continue reading Abseiling in Malta
One wonderful thing about Malta is that despite our size, all sports get love in one way or another. Even though football fans yell the loudest – or rather, they yell in the highest numbers – rugby is an incredibly close second in terms of popularity. Some people make the argument that as far as … Continue reading Facts about Rugby in Malta
If you’ve been following our blog for a while, you’ll know that there’s no shortage of places to work out at in Malta if you’re into gyms. Yet the fitness possibilities in Malta don’t end there. From weights, to all kinds of sports, to martial arts and more, you can rest assured that you’ll find … Continue reading What’s Better than Regular Yoga? SUP Yoga!
Horses are a very big part of Maltese culture. Sometimes our relationship with horses meets a few raised eyebrows by the international community, especially since Malta is one of the countries that finds eating horse meat acceptable (but this is not the space for that ethical debate). Ultimately, the truth is that the Maltese love … Continue reading Horse Riding in Malta
Festival names are a curious affair. Some festivals have almost entirely cryptic names that delight the imagination, and could leave you guessing what the nature of the event is for hours unless you simply decide to look up more information. The Craft Beer & Live Music Festival is not one of those festivals. That’s not … Continue reading The Craft Beer & Live Music Festival
It’s that time of the year when the Passion is back in fashion. For Catholics in Malta and around the world, it’s a time of remembrance, solitude, contemplation, and ultimately celebration. However, it’s also a time in which devotees can show tribute to the biblical event by participating in plays and pageants. This year, … Continue reading Maltese Easter Productions to Watch in 2017
There’s no shortage of cultural activity in Malta. It doesn’t matter how many times we say it – it just never stops being true. Sometimes, there are so many events happening on a single day that it’s absolutely impossible to select a single one. This year, the 25th of March is definitely one of those … Continue reading March 25: A Super Day for the Arts!
In this age of political correctness, some people might think that celebrating St Patrick’s Day in Malta is more or less cultural appropriation. It’s not a Maltese tradition by any stretch of the imagination – so why do we hit the pubs year after year? There’s no easy way to answer this question. Well, actually … Continue reading Irish Bars to Celebrate St Patrick’s Day at in Malta
If you’re staying or living in Malta right now, you will have heard that the great Michael McIntyre is giving a show in Malta on the 22nd of April. If so, you’re either one of the lucky ones who managed to snag a ticket before they sold out in 90 minutes, or you might be … Continue reading Stand-up Comedy in Malta
Located in the North East part of Malta, Buġibba is definitely known for its charm. It’s one of those areas that saw rapid development in the 1960s, and quickly became a major attraction in the islands. That being said, we feel like this particular village isn’t always given its due attention. It’s easy to overlook … Continue reading Everything You Can do in Buġibba
Ladies and gentlemen, the future is now. Or rather, the future is later this month. If you’re a technology-nut, it’s imperative that you get down to the MFCC (Malta Fairs and Conventions Centre) on the 24th and 25th of March for the Malta Robotics Olympiad 2017! The Malta Robotics Olympiad is a free annual event, … Continue reading This March, Robots Take Over
Heavy metal has never been known as a particularly polite or accessible genre of music. Many misperceive it as a rowdy and violent genre with even rowdier and more violent fans. The reality is quite the opposite, though – heavy metal fans are simply enthralled by the diverse array of sounds that you can find … Continue reading Crank Up the Volume at Metal Over Malta Festival III
This weekend is going to be bursting with Carnival related activities, but with so much noise and bustle in the streets we wouldn’t be surprised if you were looking for an alternative. If you’re set on a slightly different show, we’ve got a suggestion for you – how about you check out a Pro Wrestling … Continue reading Pro Wrestling Malta presents: Hail to the King
It’s easy to get trapped into a routine with no exercise in it. It’s only February, and you might be one of the hundreds of people who already have new-year-resolution gym membership cards that are gathering dust. We’re not judging. Having to juggle between work and your busy life outside it can make you lose … Continue reading Get Fit for Charity with the Vodafone Malta Marathon 2017