Tag Archives: Korea

Chinese, Korean, and Vietnamese New Year

Chinese, Korean, and Vietnamese New Year

On 25 January, several cultures will be celebrating the first day of the Year of the Rat, based on calendars derived long ago from the Chinese lunisolar calendar. Koreans, Vietnamese, and of course, Chinese will be celebrating the New Year on the same day. Historically, Japan also used to celebrate the new year on the […]

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 […]

Complete Your Seoul Trip With These Top 4 Muslim-Friendly Korean Eateries

Complete Your Seoul Trip With These Top 4 Muslim-Friendly Korean Eateries

Suzana and I recently went on a trip to explore Gyeongju and Seoul and when we were in Seoul, we just HAD to check out some of the best Muslim-friendly Korean restaurants in town! 1. EID – 이드 Halal Korean Food We’ve been drooling over photos of the food at Eid for the longest time […]

Top 10 year-end destinations for Malaysians

This article is brought to you by Skyscanner. Where are you going for your year-end vacation? The back-end of the year is packed full of vibrant celebrations around the world, so book now for spectacular fireworks in Taipei, graceful religious ceremonies in Bangkok, soulful Christmas carol concerts in London or gourmet delights in Osaka. Read […]