Comedian Steve Hili decided to declare himself Emperor of the micronation Zooxaloo If, like me, you've seen - and fallen in love with - the movie Rose Island on Netflix, then you know where this news is going. Rose Island is the charming, quirky, somewhat crazy tale of a young Italian man who decides to stick it to the corrupt system by creating his own little slab of … [Read more...] about Some people took up baking bread during lockdown…
A worthy cause that helps strengthen cultural rights for adults with intellectual disabilities. The NGO Opening Doors has become a household name on the cultural landscape in Malta, and now it has some news to share. This non-profit organisation has almost single-handedly opened a discussion at national level in order to promote the active involvement of adults with … [Read more...] about Opening Doors Needs Your Help!
A stunning infinity pool, gorgeously curated interiors and an all-round luscious experience. Thumbs up to the Embassy Hotel It's February and I'm enjoying a dip in the infinity pool, the views stretching across Valletta, Manoel Island and Sliema in the distance. The warm water embraces me like a hug. I'm on the fifth floor of the newly-opened Embassy Hotel, in Valletta, and … [Read more...] about Embassy Hotel: City Staycation
Little known gems about Malta's history, every Sunday on TVM A new culture programme hits our TV screens tomorrow and I have to say I'm intrigued. Called Il-Muxrafija: Stejjer u Mkejjen, this 30-minute production offers a new perspective on Malta's histories and the first episode certainly shed an unexpectedly interesting light on certain aspects of our heritage. First … [Read more...] about Il-Muxrafija: new documentary
Check out my series of always-informative, sometimes-funny guestposts on this super site! So you know me and food. There's an entire category of food reviews and posts on this website that testify to my foodie nature. Now, I'm taking this obsession to a new level via a new collab with Bookia.mt. By now you're all familiar with what Bookia.mt does - and if you're not, … [Read more...] about New Collab Alert with Bookia.mt