Islam in Spain: History of the Moors

If there's one lesson I've learned from all my travels is that you should know the history of your upcoming destination.  I can hear some of you say "omg, History is so boring". I was just like that till I started solo traveling and seeing beautiful landmarks without knowing the stories behind them. Looking at these [...]

2017-08-15T23:38:36+00:00 August 15th, 2017|Spain|3 Comments

The Basque Country: A Must Visit

In the Northern most part of Spain lies Pais Vasco, bordered by the Pyrenees Mountain and a close neighbor to France. Pais Vasco AKA Euskadi Aka The Basque Country, is mostly overshadowed by other popular tourist destinations in Spain The Basque country has one of the best gastronomy in the world and is known for [...]

2017-08-19T18:52:27+00:00 June 1st, 2017|Spain, TIPS, Videos|17 Comments

Study Abroad in China

"Seek knowledge even if it's as far as China" is a well known statement that all Muslims know. This was exactly what upcoming fashion designer,Sakeenah did! Bored with the theoretical method of learning, Sakeenah took a gap year abroad to spark inspiration. Check out our discussion below on her experience. Also make sure to watch [...]

2016-11-04T22:08:40+00:00 August 23rd, 2016|Videos|0 Comments

My 2 Day Vienna Adventure Pt.2

  Continued...... Day 2 Breakfast The next day, I woke up really early because I wanted to take advantage of the few hours I had before heading back to Madrid.  I woke Asma and we got ready. We headed out and had breakfast.  Breakfast this time was Apfrelgolatsche. The pastry really tasted like apple. It [...]

2017-06-08T12:28:13+00:00 August 3rd, 2016|Journal|0 Comments

My 2 Day Vienna Adventure

Remember when I interviewed  Asma from Austria (Part 1) and discussed casually what a first time visitor should do in Austria?  Well I was convinced to visit this country and this is what happened:...... Nearly 3 hours after my journey from Madrid, I had finally arrived at Vienna. I came out of the terminal towards the [...]

2017-06-08T12:20:26+00:00 August 2nd, 2016|Journal|4 Comments