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

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 [...]

2018-11-05T02:13:14-05:00August 23rd, 2016|Videos|0 Comments

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

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 [...]

2017-06-08T12:28:13-05:00August 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 [...]

2017-06-08T12:20:26-05:00August 2nd, 2016|Journal|11 Comments