All you need to know about a halaal family trip to African Pride Arabella Hotel and Spa, Autograph Collection

Author: Halaal Travels Team 14 March 2020 Location: The African Pride Arabella Hotel and Spa, Autograph Collection is located in Kleinmond, Hermanus which is just a 90 minute drive from Cape Town. It is in the heart of the Kogelberg Biosphere. Here, you will experience the perfect blend of luxury and rare natural beauty.    What […]

Magical Zanzibar – part 3

My Experience (cont):   On the last day in Nungwi, we went to the outdoor aquarium. We took a boat taxi (which took us about ten minutes from our hotel) that just added a little something to the experience. You pass by locals playing soccer on the beach and women chatting away while fisherman bring […]

Magical Zanzibar – part 2

My Experience (cont): Over the next couple of days we did what you come to an island to do. We went to the beach! There was a beach directly in front of our hotel but because of the seaweed during that specific time, we would walk a short distance from our hotel, which was lined […]

Magical Zanzibar – part 1

Location: Zanzibar, Tanzania    My Experience: Zanzibar has always been a dream destination for my husband and I. We pictured ourselves strolling on the white sandy beaches and swimming in the azure water. However, every time we planned to go, something always came up. Finally it seemed that our dream would become a reality – […]

Information Post: The Travel Connexion

The Travel Connexion is a travel agency based in Cape Town, South Africa. They are based at 38 Franklin Road, Claremont, Cape Town.     They specialise in uniquely curated tours to ensure a distinctive travel experience. They cover all leisure travel, corporate travel, flights, local vacations and sports travel. As an affiliate of Club […]

The Coffee Lounge

Location The Coffee Lounge is a muslim owned establishment located at the Crystal Towers in Century City, Cape Town. We had the pleasure of being invited to experience the newly launched High Tea.   Experience Upon entering we were greeted with a warm smile and shown to our seats. While waiting for our meal to […]

What is a “Wild Card”?

  A Wild Card is a card that you obtain after purchasing a membership that would give you one year of unlimited entry to 80+ National Parks, Reserves and Resorts around Southern Africa, depending on the “type of cluster” you have chosen.   Your membership is valid for 365 days from the date of purchase. […]

Information Post: Gurme To Go – Istanbul

Location Gurme to Go is a restaurant in Istanbul that is owned by a South African muslim couple. It is located in mecidiyeköy mahallesi cemal sahir sokaği No 17C şişli/Istanbul.   Types of Food They specialise in gourmet fast foods namely, pizza, burgers, toasted sandwiches, lokma, waffles and coffee. You can obtain specials via the Yemeksepeti […]

Elephant’s Eye Hike with Adventure Rocks CT

Location The Elephants Eye hike starts in the Silvermine Nature Reserve in Cape Town, South Africa. Experience It was a beautiful Sunday morning with hardly any clouds around and a gentle breeze. Perfect weather to enjoy a scenic morning hike to the Elephant’s Eye cave. This was a hike that had been on our list […]

What Fun Family Activities can you do in Plettenberg Bay?

Are you currently in or travelling to Plettenberg Bay and looking for things to do with your family? We have compiled a list to assist you in your planning. This list is in no specific order: Birds of Eden Birds of Eden is a free flight bird sanctuary which spans over 2 hectares. It is […]