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The travel giant Lonely Planet announced in 2018 the quintessentially Andalusian city of Seville as its top travel city. Home of the flamenco, bullfighting, tapas, and over 500 hundred years of Muslim history. So here are our top five Muslim heritage sites you simply...
If you’re spending a few days on the island of Gran Canaria and you want to see everything it has to offer, it’s a great idea to spend a day exploring its capital: Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. This is a major city which, in addition to beaches, has plenty of...
By the time 'Abd al-Rahman reached Spain, the Arabs from North Africa were already entrenched on the Iberian Peninsula and had begun to write one of the most glorious chapters in Islamic history. After their forays into France were blunted by Charles Martel, the...
In Valencia, you can roll rich culture, phenomenal food, and golden beaches into one fabulous city getaway. This east-coast city’s Mediterranean sands get the morning sun before almost anywhere else in Spain, and the sea can be warm enough for swimming as early as...
The promenades and pools around the buildings make for pleasant strolling and you can hire bikes, paddleboards and various other contraptions to enjoy them.
Muslim-friendly tourism in Spain is on the rise. With more Muslims travelling to the Iberian peninsula to explore its rich Islamic history, a fledgling industry has sprung up to provide Halal food and services, as well as tailored tours.
Frigiliana, a picturesque village in southern Spain, boasts a rich Islamic heritage that has left an indelible mark on its culture, architecture, and traditions. During the medieval Islamic period, it was known as “Ifriqiya” and was part of the Nasrid Kingdom of Granada.
Explore Seville’s historic heart with our guide to the most enchanting streets in the city’s center. From the famous Calle Sierpes, lined with shops and tapas bars, to the cobbled beauty of Calle Mateos Gago near the iconic Santa Cruz neighborhood, discover the perfect routes for leisurely walks. Immerse yourself in the neoclassical allure of Tetuán Street, the artistic ambiance of Regina Street, and the riverside views of Betis Street in Triana. Whether you’re seeking shopping, history, or tranquil beauty, Seville’s historic streets have it all.
Discover Cordoba’s Rich Islamic Legacy: Explore the fascinating Mezquita-Catedral, Alcázar de los Reyes Cristianos, and More. Immerse yourself in the city’s multicultural history with our guide to Cordoba’s must-visit landmarks for Muslim travelers.
Explore Seville’s rich Islamic history with our guide to the top landmarks and cultural sites for Muslim travelers. From the stunning Alcázar to the Giralda Tower and hidden gems like the Santa Paula Mosque, uncover the city’s captivating heritage.
Discover the historical significance of Toledo during the illustrious era of Al-Andalus. Delve into the rich heritage, architectural marvels, and cultural fusion that made Toledo a thriving center of Islamic Spain. Explore the enduring legacy of this enchanting city through its landmarks and captivating stories.
The exotic charms that captivated poets and artists in the late nineteenth century are more valid than ever in this town in Malaga.
A pleasant Mediterranean city If you just have two days to visit this city, we recommend a route taking you to some of its most famous sights. Get ready for strolls around the pedestrianised city centre, views of the sea, and the classic paella. You’ll want to enjoy...
Modernism in Valencia was characterized by the exaltation of proper signs, such as the orchard or the faults.