What Inspires You to Travel?

Reading Time: 3 minutes By Tasneem Amod Cassim   For me the answer has roots that run deep. Growing up traveling seemed like one of those dreams that was far beyond my reach. I never thought I would travel. I never thought I would leave my home town. In many ways I thought I would be trapped forever but […]

Deer Park Hike

Reading Time: 3 minutes Location Deer Park is located in Vredehoek, Cape Town. It is less than 5 minutes from the City Centre. Experience This a lovely kid friendly easy hike. There is not much shade so if you start the hike late it won’t be as enjoyable. Also it does tend to get very busy later on. So […]

Comprehensive list of Halaal restaurants in and around Cape Town, South Africa

Reading Time: 2 minutes Last updated: 18 December 2021   This is a comprehensive list of many Halaal restaurants in and around Cape Town. This list is in no particular order. Let’s make this list dynamic and update it together. There are just so many Halaal eating places in Durban. To make this list as comprehensive as it can […]

17 Things you can do in Port Elizabeth

Reading Time: 5 minutes The friendly city of Port Elizabeth in South Africa has so many things you can do, from an idyllic seaside escape, to enjoying hikes and an easy access to view incredible wildlife, this city surely has something for you to enjoy. In no particular order, here is a list of 17 things you can do when […]

Expats Around the World Series – From Canada to Australia

Reading Time: 3 minutes   What is your name? Amina Khan What country were you born in? Canada What job did you have in your home country?  Entrepreneur, Health Educator,  Online Fitness Instructor, PhD Student How long have you been living in your new country for? 5 years (in Australia) Did you immigrate alone or with your family and […]

Expats Around the World Series – From Pakistan to Dubai

Reading Time: 5 minutes What is your name?   Sarah Pervez               What country were you born in?   Pakistan     What job did you have in your home country?    I was a dentist back home.   How long have you been living in your new country for?   We have been living here for about […]

How to Travel Safely During the Global Pandemic

Reading Time: 4 minutes Written by Muslims Go Travel   As we get closer to the end of the year, many countries around the world are beginning to ease their lockdown restrictions. Whilst travel was once a foreign thought, we’re now starting to see an increase in flight and hotel bookings. People are simply wanting to stretch their legs, […]

Expats Around the World Series – From Durban to London

Reading Time: 7 minutes   What is your name? Yasmin   What country were you born in? South Africa (SA)   What job did you have in your home country?  Pharmacist   How long have you been living in your new country for? 20 years   Did you immigrate alone or with your family and kids? Just married so […]

Expats Around the World Series – From Cairo to the UAE

Reading Time: 5 minutes What is your name? Marwa El-Agroudy   What country were you born in? I was born in Cairo – Egypt   What job did you have in your home country?  I was an Assistant Lecturer at the German University in Cairo GUC. I used to teach statistics and operation research for management students   How […]

Expats Around the World Series – From South Africa to the UAE

Reading Time: 7 minutes   What is your name? Yumna Rawoot   What country were you born in? South Africa   What job did you have in your home country? University/ College lecturer in Public Relations, Media Studies and Communication Science   How long have you been living in your new country for? Three amazing years Alhamdulillah!   Did […]