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Top Islamic Heritage Site in Seville, Andalusia

Top Islamic Heritage Site in Seville, Andalusia

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...

1 day in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (Canary Islands)

1 day in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (Canary Islands)

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...

Muslim Spain Brief History

Muslim Spain Brief History

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...

Valencia city best beaches

Valencia city best beaches

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...

Ciudad de Las Artes y las Ciencias

Ciudad de Las Artes y las Ciencias

The promenades and pools around the buildings make for pleasant strolling and you can hire bikes, paddleboards and various other contraptions to enjoy them.

Spain muslim-friendly tourism is on rise

Spain muslim-friendly tourism is on rise

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.

Seville’s Most Charming Streets fo a Picturesque Stroll in the Historic Center

Seville’s Most Charming Streets fo a Picturesque Stroll in the Historic Center

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.

What to see and do in Valencia in two days

What to see and do in Valencia in two days

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...