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Part II – Andalucia: Resurrecting a lost story

In Community, Halal Travel Guide by Soumaya Hamdi

This is the second half of a two-part series that sees British Muslim and travel blogger, Soumaya, explore the cultural legacy of Andalucia. For Part I click here. He was …

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Istanbul: The time I travelled from Europe to Asia for a kebab

In Community, Community Blog, Halal Travel Guide, Turkey by Maryam Tidjani

After a gruelling 8 hours of travel (over land, air, sea and more land), me and my travel buddy SH arrived in the bustling centre of Sultanahmet, Istanbul. It was …

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Halal Restaurants: Cappadocia

In Cappadocia, Halal Travel Guide, Turkey by Soumaya Hamdi

There are plenty of restaurants that serve halal meat in Cappadocia, although most restaurants also serve alcohol. Depending on where you choose to stay or what your itinerary looks like, …

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Hotel review: Vineyard Cave Hotel, Cappadocia

In Cappadocia, Halal Travel Guide, Turkey by Soumaya Hamdi

A visit to Cappadocia isn’t complete without staying in a cave hotel, and the Vineyard Cave Hotel is an excellent choice. The cave hotels are what remain of a centuries’ …

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Turkey: Travel Planner

In Halal Travel Guide, Turkey by Soumaya Hamdi

Turkey is a country with vast and varying landscapes. While most of us will never be able to visit another planet, visiting the Anatolian plains in Cappadocia is just as …

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4D3N itinerary in Cappadocia, Turkey

In Cappadocia, Halal Travel Guide, Turkey by Soumaya Hamdi

Planning a trip to Cappadocia but not sure where to start? We’ve planned a 4 day 3 night trip for you! Day 1 Arrive at your hotel in Cappadocia. Check-in …

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3 Days in Bangkok: Temples, tuk tuks and Thai massages

In Community, Community Blog, Halal Travel Guide by Shalina Rahman

My husband and I recently took a 10-day trip across Thailand and Malaysia. After a long 19-hour flight from New York (with a brief stopover in Japan) we finally landed …

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Being an expat teacher in Saudi: My story

In Community Blog, Halal Travel Guide, Saudi Arabia by Margie Tidjani

Reflections of a Muslimah convert Expat in Saudi Arabia Many of us dream of packing up and choosing to start a new life and job abroad. Some of us never …

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Is London the best place to be Muslim and hungry? 10 reasons why London is the best city for halal food

In Halal Travel Guide, London by Soumaya Hamdi

The halal food scene in London is the best it has ever been, and it just keeps getting better. Here’s why London is the halal food capital of the world. …

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Scenic places near London where you can reclaim your Ramadan boost

In London by Soumaya Hamdi

Ramadan feels like a distant memory. Like the beautiful cherry blossom that shares its beauty for a fleeting moment in spring, we must wait another year before the best month …