‘You don’t want Malta to look like any other island’

Valletta skyline

We’ve already established I’m in love with Valletta. This week’s main write-up is also dedicated to our gorgeous capital. Meet writer, sailor, woman-extraordinaire Clare Francis. She sailed the Atlantic single-handedly back in 1976. Her novel Night Sky reached Number One… Read more‘You don’t want Malta to look like any other island’

underGrain refined dining is rather amazing

dessert at underGrain

Valletta’s newest restaurant reviewed What: underGrainWhere: The fine dining restaurant in the heart of the city Why: An invitation to review. When the lovely Gordon Borg, marketing head at AX Hotels, invited me over to try out Grain I didn’t… Read moreunderGrain refined dining is rather amazing

The darkness in his sexuality

Artist Gabriel Buttigieg’s latest collection. On the last edition of the Sunday Times of Malta I ran a feature about artist Gabriel Buttigieg‘s latest collection, which he is showing in Gdansk, Poland. The Beach is a 13-strong collection of paintings… Read moreThe darkness in his sexuality

Birżebbuġa gets double-glazing… while Valletta can’t get no sleep

Time for another rant, and this time it is personal. Most of you who have followed my writings through the years are aware of my credentials as ‘Beltija ħarxa’. Not my choice of words, but hey… if it fits. And… Read moreBirżebbuġa gets double-glazing… while Valletta can’t get no sleep

Designer Luke Azzopardi took these creations to London Fashion Week…

… and slayed But first, he showed them off in Malta, at the stunning Palazzo Falson in Mdina, which truly provided an evocative backdrop for models and outfits. Here is a sneak peak of some video captures, before a full… Read moreDesigner Luke Azzopardi took these creations to London Fashion Week…

Charles & Ron are seriously taking over New York

Like, for reals. Even Ashanti is now in love with these guys. Earlier this month, Malta’s designer darlings Charles & Ron launched their latest collection during New York Fashion Week. The show was part of the Art Hearts Fashion Week… Read moreCharles & Ron are seriously taking over New York