Tag: beach

Photo of the week: October swim

People are seen swimming in mid-October on a gloomy yet warm afternoon.

Greeks return to beaches in heatwave, but keep umbrellas apart

No more than 40 people were allowed per 1,000 square metres (10,750 sq ft), while umbrella poles had to be four metres (13 ft) apart, with canopies no closer than one metre, according to a government-issued manual, complete with diagram.

Watch: Rockestra publicity stunt stuns beachgowers

Sun and sea worshippers at Għadira Bay recently ended up being part of a publicity stunt for annual charity rock-fest Rockestra.The stunt included a...

Youth dies after jet ski accident in St Julian’s

A 19-year-old Dutch lost his life on Wednesday afternoon after an accident involving a jet ski at St George's Bay, St Julian's.Police have confirmed...

Imġarr ix-Xini beach given White Flag status

Imġarr ix-Xini beach is the first beach in Gozo to be given White Flag status.This means that the beach and surrounding areas have certified...

When life’s (not) a beach

Ever heard of the phrase ‘a plague of locusts’? In Maya Bay in Thailand, people are now being likened to such a plague. A...