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Crescentrating's Halal Friendly Travel (CRaHFT) Ranking 2013 Top Halal Friendly Airports for 2013,In our series of CRaHFT Ranking for 2013, for the 2nd year running, we are pleased to release our ranking of Top 10 Halal Friendly Airports in two categories; OIC member states and Non-OIC Countries. 

Although many airports are begining to take into account the needs of the growing segment of Muslim travellers, lot more can be done in order to make these travellers comfortable at the Airport as well as ensuring a larger share of their expenditure at the airport. Having better airport services for this segment is not only imprtant for visitors to the destination, but also for the airport to become a preferred transit airport. 

Published in Crahft Ranking 2013

CRaHFT Ranking 2012 | Top 10 Halal Friendly Airports (OIC Countries)

In our series of CRaHFT Ranking 2012, we are excited to announce "CrescentRating's Halal Friendly Travel (CRaHFT) Ranking 2012" of the Top 10 Halal Friendly Airports (OIC Countries) in 2012.

Traveling through airports in OIC countries is actually much easier for Muslim travelers; not only do they have all of the facilities we usually find at an airport, but can also take comfort in the fact that the airports will almost always have certain necessities such as Halal food availability and a prayer room. The 10 airports listed below were chosen as the Top 10 Halal Friendly Airports in OIC Countries for 2012 because they go a little beyond the norm; some have full-sized mosques while others have extensive selection of Halal Food.

Published in Crahft Ranking 2012
  • A Thriving Cultural Center - Newport, Wales

    Sitting on the banks of the River Usk is the splendid city of Newport. The city has managed to retain most of its Victorian style despite becoming one of the main industrial and cultural centers of the area. The Transporter Bridge is one of the main landmarks of the city…
  • Home of the Snowdonia Mountains - Bangor, Wales UK

    Positioned in North Wales, the city of Bangor is one of the smallest in the United Kingdom. The city is located in an area of natural beauty where the Snowdonia Mountains meets the sea. Mainly a university city, Bangor rests at the edge of the Menai Strait.

  • Cardiff - The City of Forts & Castles

    Cardiff, Wales - Home of the Cardiff Castle The capital city of Wales, Cardiff is the largest city in the country. Over the past few years the city has undergone a lot of change and has become one of the most visited places in Wales. Featuring lots of greenery, Cardiff is…
  • The Small City with a Big View - St. Davids, Wales

    The Small City with a Big View - St. David's, Wales Enjoy a scenic seaside view in St. David's, the smallest city in Wales with just a population of 1,800. The city is situated on the western tip of south Wales and is home to the most significant cathedral of Wales.…
  • Swansea, Wales - UK

    A beautiful coastal city, Swansea is located in the historic Glamorgan county of Wales. The city is popular for its association with several celebrities such as actress Catherine Zeta Jones and Dylan Thomas. The Swansea Bay beaches are the most enjoyable attractions of Swansea. In the recent past, Swansea has…
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