Living in Malta

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Humidity in your home? Tips on how to deal with it

05.January 2018

High humidity is a fact of life in Malta. Whether temperatures drop or rise, humidity is felt all year round but indoors one tends to feel it especially so it winter. Contrary to what one may be led to believe, it is not only old houses which tend to harbour humidity. Some newer apartments may also feel humid to the point of being insupportable to live in comfortably.

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Public holiday looming? – Plan your day ahead to make the most out of it

20.June 2017

It has been highlighted on your calendar for the past months and you cannot wait for that one day off when you can, unlike other weekdays, wake up late, de-stress and take it easy. Superlative indeed! But after it has been gone and done with, are you likely to get the niggling feeling that you somehow missed out on something? Plan what to do on a public holiday in Malta and you won’t end the day with regrets.

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Find out some of the hidden gems around Malta

19.June 2017

There are places around Malta that do not always make it to the front pages of tourist guide books. They belong to lesser known corners. And no, I am not referring to our neighbour’s back garden, although a garden or two do feature in this list. Here is what you could look out for if you want to venture away from the usual haunts.

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Valletta: An uprising city in Europe

29.September 2016

I am so proud of being Maltese, if anything, for the simple reason that Valletta is our capital city. If you have never been to Valletta, you may not understand what is so extraordinary about…

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Choosing Gozo Living in Malta

Choosing Gozo

25.February 2016

Unlike the bigger island of Malta, which, though beautiful, has an urban air, Gozo is more rural, with farmlands and gorgeous hilly scenery. The island is 14 kilometres (8.7 mi) long and 7.25 kilometres (4.50…

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