Locals recommended 7 days Istanbul Itinerary

In my opinion, Istanbul is a must visit for every traveler. As you walk on the streets of Istanbul you will hear pop music blasting through the speakers while the call to prayer is being echoed in the background. It is the city where the West meets the East, physically and metaphorically. In addition, there [...]

2018-11-17T21:44:29-05:00August 22nd, 2017|Turkey|12 Comments

12 Reasons why you should go on a vacation to Spain

I lived in Spain for 2 years, living there was one of the craziest yet fondest memories of my life. Whenever people ask me where they should visit I quickly blurt out " Go on a vacation to Spain!" Here are 12 reasons why.    Rich History Spain is a country that has diverse history [...]

2018-10-17T22:08:39-05:00August 17th, 2017|Spain|20 Comments

How Not to Order like a Gringo or Guiri

What is a Gringo or a Guiri? You might ask yourself. If you are learning Spanish, you'll have the urge to want to test that formal education Spanish in real life.  The goal for many language learners is to be understood by the locals and for others, it's to sound like the locals.  Some of us [...]

2017-07-29T12:55:30-05:00July 29th, 2017|LANGUAGE, Videos|10 Comments

Ordering Food in Spanish Like a Local

When traveling to a new country it always helps when you can speak like the locals. Knowing another language changes your world. What I came to realize while living in Spain is that the menus in English are usually higher in prices than those in Spanish. To avoid such scam it pays off to know [...]

2018-11-17T19:37:33-05:00July 18th, 2017|LANGUAGE|17 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 [...]

2018-11-08T17:01:40-05:00July 11th, 2017|Spain|18 Comments

5 Must Try Halal Restaurants in Granada

Andalusia is the most visited region in Spain by Muslims due to its prominent Islamic history. One major city in Andalusia is Granada.  Granada is a must see for all tourists. For Muslims visiting Granada, the main attraction is the Alhambra and its surrounding areas. Granada's strong Islamic history and close proximity to North Africa [...]

Delicious Halal Food in Italy

Italy is a must visit European country which has so much to offer. As a Muslim traveler while asking yourself  "What are the best sights to see?" or "The most fun things to do?". You will also wonder if there is any Halal food in Italy? You are in luck because Italy has good halal [...]

2018-11-17T23:13:03-05:00August 24th, 2016|Halal Restaurants in Italy|1 Comment

Podcast: Muslim Travel Couple Try Durian

For those who know, The King of Fruits, Durian means two absolute things. You either love it or you hate it. Your experience with Durian falls on a spectrum of 0 or 10, no in between. Muslim travel couple, Zain and Huda try Durian for their first time and share their experience.  I got the opportunity to [...]

2018-11-04T18:46:42-05:00August 18th, 2016|What's Your Story|0 Comments

Al Musafir Discusses the Best Muslim Friendly Country

 PART 1 Aisha is a British Muslim who has been to over 40 countries. From this interview, you will discover what country is the most halal Friendly ( *Hint it is not a Muslim Country*), travel tips, a career as a traveler etc. Stay Tuned!   PART 2 Here we would be discussing work [...]

2018-11-05T16:20:39-05:00August 17th, 2016|What's Your Story|0 Comments

9 Mouthwatering Halal Food in Madrid (Updated)

Most of the food and restaurants in Spain includes pork and alcohol as the main ingredient. Eating out in Spain can be challenging for those who don't consume pork, alcohol or maintain a strict halal diet. With that being said, there are many popular as well as upcoming halal food and restaurant options in Madrid. I personally [...]