Hidden gems in Madrid

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 discovering some hidden gems Madrid had to offer.  Here are some the non-touristy activities to check out below: La Tabacalera Address: 28012, Calle de Embajadores, 53, 28012 Madrid, Spain Hours:  6am–10:30pm On the [...]

2017-07-21T16:12:46+00:00 July 20th, 2017|Spain|13 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

Asma from Austria Part 2

  We continue from where we left off regarding Asma's influences. Right now we learn about Asma's travel recommendation and what Austrian food you must try. Stay tuned. Welcome back, listeners. In our first part interview, we got to know Asma's background and some of her major influences. Now we shall continue to [...]

2017-08-10T13:59:50+00:00 March 11th, 2016|What's Your Story|0 Comments

Asma from Austria (Part 1)

For today's feature on What's your story, we have a very passionate lady from Austria. Asma is an Avid traveler, Feminist, and a professional Photographer. She uses her skills and experiences to express her values in life. She has worked on major projects such as Muslims of Austria, Face of Islam, Hijabistas to name a [...]

2017-08-10T14:01:34+00:00 March 9th, 2016|What's Your Story|0 Comments

Rufaida: From Nigeria to Malaysia

  I had the opportunity of interviewing this beautiful and inspirational young lady.  Rufaida is an upcoming Optometry Graduate student from Nigeria studying in the country that is the #1 honeymoon destination, Malaysia. Follow me as I discuss with Rufaida on how it's like being a foreigner and a Muslim in Malaysia,  and of course, must see/eat [...]

2017-08-10T14:04:04+00:00 February 1st, 2016|What's Your Story|3 Comments


Wednesday was the time I used to sit at home and contact all the landlords/landladies/Apartment occupants from Idealista to make appointments to see the pisos they were offering. Wednesday was a chill and accomplished day. On Thursday, I met up with Sa diaa for breakfast. I got to know Sa diaa before I came to [...]

2017-03-26T22:28:51+00:00 October 10th, 2015|Journal|0 Comments