Treat yourself to a memorable sunset cruise for you and your loved one and admire the sun setting over the horizon from the vantage point of a private boat at sea. On this 4 hour trip, the boat will cruise round the island of Comino, with stops for swimming and snorkelling in the clear blue…
The festa, a religious celebration in honour of the village’s patron saint, is central to the life of every town and village in Malta and Gozo. Marking the peak of the summer season, on the 15th of August, is the feast of the Assumption of Our Lady, known locally as the Feast of Santa Marija, which is probably…
Maltese beaches tend to be dramatic, rocky and sea-sculpted, with fewer soft, sandy curves of coast than you might expect. The Maltese make the most of every swimming spot – on these small islands you are never far from the sea, and water sports abound. Malta is Europe’s best diving destination, but even snorkelling here…
Carnival Week is undoubtedly one of the most colourful events in the Gozitan – and Maltese – calendar. Traditionally preceding Christian Lent, Carnival provides five days of revelry with many people dressing up in colourful costumes and covering their faces with masks.
Now in its 14th year, the Qala International Folk Festival has developed into a colourful celebration of cultures through folk dance and music.
The Agriculture and Industrial Show (known also as Il-Wirja ta’ Santa Marija) has been organized by the Gozo Agricultural, Industrial and Cultural Society since 1855.
For five weeks every year in June/July, Victoria joins the festival cities of the world, with artistes and ensembles from all over the world combining to leave their mark on the soul of the island.
When was the last time that you were truly awed? Make your way to Gozo and enjoy the crisp air as the sun sets and Ghar Ilma hill lights up in a spectacle of hundreds of flaming lanterns.
A summer trip to Gozo would not be complete without a visit to a village festa. These are held between the last weekend in May and mid-September.
This April, Gozo will become a hub of activities in preparation for the Good Friday processions and pageants, which provide real life re-enactments of the life and passion of Christ.