The in-depth history of Moors in Spain

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 [...]

2018-03-30T20:54:06-05:00August 15th, 2017|Spain|3 Comments

7 Madrid Hidden Gems you Should Know!

Having the opportunity to live in Madrid's center allowed me to take long and short spontaneous walks around the vibrant city. This lead to me discovering some hidden gems Madrid had to offer.  Here are some the non-touristy activities to check out below: Madrid Hidden Gems 1: La Tabacalera Address: 28012, Calle de Embajadores, 53, 28012 [...]

2018-11-08T17:40:07-06:00July 20th, 2017|Spain|13 Comments

Things to do in Seville for 3 days- Version Halal

I finally visited the slow and tranquil city of Spain.  Everyone seemed chill and relaxed and whenever you passed by someone they never failed to say Hello. Walking down the twisty cobbled stoned city, I couldn't help but notice how many orange trees there were. The city even smelled like oranges. Every corner of the [...]

2018-11-08T17:01:40-06:00July 11th, 2017|Spain|18 Comments

3 day Guide to Madrid- Version Halal

Madrid, the city ALWAYS overlooked for its "beach" sister of the east, Barcelona. I find myself having to explain to my friends why they should consider visiting Madrid.  Madrid is the best city I have ever lived in my life, yes I said it. Bold huh? Ok, to be fair I haven't been to New [...]

2019-04-07T13:21:38-05:00June 27th, 2017|Spain|12 Comments

The Comprehensive Basque Country Itinerary

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. In this Basque Country Itinerary post, you are going to learn about the culture, food, language [...]

2018-11-13T00:28:20-06:00June 1st, 2017|Spain, TIPS, Videos|19 Comments

Fun 3 Day Barcelona Itinerary

"You haven't been to Barcelona?!" This was the surprised reaction I got throughout last year. So I made it a duty to explore the most visited city in Spain. Thanks to a kind friend from Barcelona, I didn't pay anything for accommodation. Below is a 3 day Barcelona Itinerary to get you started.  Day 1 Placa [...]

2019-04-18T10:49:26-05:00October 27th, 2016|Spain|14 Comments

Fun places in Lagos: Eat, See, Do

Lagos is the largest city in Nigeria with nearly 16 million residents. Just like any other major hub in the world, people come from far and wide to make their dreams come true here. Lagos is considered the city that never sleeps, so one can't have a boring moment in this bustling Nigerian city. Although not a [...]

2018-11-17T23:09:55-06:00October 20th, 2016|AFRICA|0 Comments

Spain Itinerary: Eat, See, Do

Spain is the 4th largest country in Europe. It’s a country full of rich culture, food, beautiful scenery, outstanding historical architecture, wonderful weather (for the most part), and warm people. No wonder it’s the 3rd most visited country in the world. With all that Spain has to offer it might be overwhelming to know what [...]

2018-11-17T23:13:51-06:00August 11th, 2016|Spain|1 Comment