Happy New Hijra Year!

Happy New Year! The pilgrimage month is over, people have returned to their beloved ones and are celebrating their Hajj. I ask Allah that he facilitates all of us to journey to Mecca and Madinah one day and accept the Hajj of those that have been. This is a time to...

Knowledge is power!

Getting to know each place we visit is such an important part of our service as tour guides. Whether it be if it is appropriate for you in terms of accessibility or climate. We thrive to really understand each and every city to facilitate the visit as much as...

Get on board!

      Hello lovely people! We hope you are all enjoying the end of summer inshaAllah. It has definitely been a hot one this year here in Spain. We would like to take this opportunity to announce that we have been undergoing some changes to our website recently. We...

Granada and it’s encantos!

This is going to be the start of a series of blogs about hidden secrets in Andalusian cities Carmen de Los Martires Where should we start? Since I have started collaborating with fashion brands to show off their new collections I have been searching Granada for...

Cooling Off

Things are finally cooling down here in Granada. It has been a hot summer, even though Granada is one of the cooler cities. It is incredible how the tourists aren’t scared of the afternoon heat. The Spaniards are hibernating, sleeping the siesta, yet the tourists are...

A small pilgrimage – Al-Andalus

The Eid-Al-Adha is fastly approaching and as we know this means Muslims from all around the world are making the pilgrimage to our beloved Ka’ba and visiting Medinah. It is a place that unites us, a place that we long to visit and a place where our dear prophet (saw)...

Ramadan lanterns, Fanoos

The ninth month of the Islamic year is known as the holy month of Ramadan. The time of the year in which Muslims wait for the crescent of the moon to appear as a way of announcing the beginning of the 30 days fasting. A special month that symbolises Mercy,...

The Origin of Islamic Art (part 1 of 3)

To celebrate Adam Williamson & Richard Henry’s ‘Art Of Islamic Pattern’ study trip to Granada next Thursday, we hope you enjoy this post series on Islamic Art. If you don’t have a mid-September plan yet, don’t wait! Registration is open for ‘The Art of Islamic...

From Persia to Andalucía

From Persia to Andalucía The month of spring and for many Iranians the month of Nowruz, represent new beginnings or by its literal meaning a ‘New Day’ of a new year.  With this we would like to start 2016’s blog with honouring these important influences. The Persian...