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Romantic Destinations and Dining Experiences

Romantic Destinations and Dining Experiences

The search for romantic destinations takes place every year, especially around early February for the last-minute planners, because of this wonderful day, called Valentine’s Day, which is celebrated right in the middle of February. With that in mind, we put together this list to help you identify the most romantic destinations and dining experiences for […]

Best Sydney Restaurants for Tourists

Best Sydney Restaurants for Tourists

So, you finally arrived in the Land Down Under, also known as Australia or ‘Straya as locals tend to call it. This wonderful continent-state is full of exciting things to see and do. There are endless beaches, gorgeous weather all year round and great recreation possibilities. There is no better place to experience the greatest […]

The other side of Maldives

The other side of Maldives

We notice the mountain of garbage first. Then, the smoke spiralling from the top of it. A small woman clad in all black, from her headscarf to her long tunic, is sweeping. Her short coconut midribs broomstick scratches the ground, making not an inch of difference to the muddy street. Behind her stands a mosque […]

New Year Foods Around the World

New Year Foods Around the World

New Year’s Day is always a new beginning, and various cultures across the globe have their own special way of celebrating this new beginning with food. Perhaps you’ll find one that you can resonate with? 1. Vasilopita—Greece In Greece, as well as many other areas in eastern Europe and the Balkans, vasilopita—”king cake” or “Basil […]

Halal & Muslim-Friendly Eateries in Japan

Halal & Muslim-Friendly Eateries in Japan

Struggling to find halal-friendly eateries around Tokyo? Worry no more, here are our top recommendations for you to discover. 1. Curry House CoCo Ichibanya Halal Shinjuku Kabukicho This eatery is popular among the locals for its renowned Japanese curry which has its own quintessential distinct taste compared to the ones in Malaysia. CoCo Ichibanya is […]

Top Halal Food in South Korea

Top Halal Food in South Korea

It’s easier than ever these days to find halal food, wherever you are in the world. South Korea, for instance, now offers a variety of halal-friendly eateries to cater to the discerning Muslim traveler. Here’s a list of completely Muslim-friendly restaurants where the Muslim owners stand by the halal status of their ingredients, with absolutely […]