Home / Magazine
20 Mar 2016

Defining what is Halal Travel or Muslim Friendly Tourism

With the growth of the Muslim travel market, varying terminology and definitions have been used to refer to either the total Muslim travel market or its sub-segments. The terms used have had a varying focus based on who is using the term and in ...

Read More
17 Feb 2016

Philippines accelerates plans to develop Halal tourism

The Philippines is accelerating its plans to position itself as one of the world’s preferred destinations for Muslim tourists. The Philippine Department of Tourism (PDOT) has unveiled a series of initiatives as part of a major drive to crea...

Read More
12 Feb 2016

Malaysia's Grand BlueWave Hotel again awarded the highest Muslim-friendly Crescent Rating of 7

One of the country's finest Muslim-friendly hotels, Grand BlueWave Hotel Shah Alam in Malaysia has yet again been awarded a rating of 7 by CrescentRating. As expected, Grand BlueWave Hotel Shah Alam offers a wealth of facilities for Muslim ...

Read More
11 Feb 2016

Gulf Paradise Hotel Muslim-friendly accommodation in the heart of Qatar's capital

Gulf Paradise Hotel is located in the heart of Doha – Qatar's vibrant and bustling capital – conveniently just a short distance away from Doha International Airport. It is an excellent options for travellers who want quick and easy acces...

Read More
14 Jan 2016

Narita Airport Rest House - Muslim-friendly accommodation at Narita International Airport

Located within the Narita International Airport premises, Narita Airport Rest House is the ideal option for Muslim travellers looking for accommodation close to the Narita Airport. It offers many facilities for Muslim travellers and has been a...

Read More
13 Jan 2016

HalalTrip unveils Muslim-friendly tour packages to 65 destinations

Online Muslim travel platform, HalalTrip, has today unveiled the industry’s most comprehensive tour packages to over 65 global destinations. HalalTrip has created a bespoke portfolio of Muslim friendly tour packages that includes excursions a...

Read More
08 Jan 2016

Expiry of Crescent Rating of Eden Resort & Spa Beruwala

CrescentRating Notice: This is to inform that the Crescent Rating of Eden Resort & Spa Beruwala, Sri Lanka, had expired on the 30th of April 2013 and was not renewed nor audited since then. Please contact us for more information.

Read More
30 Dec 2015

Airvoyages France – Tours, excursions, cruises and pilgrimages for Muslim travellers

Based in France, Airvoyages is a leading travel service provider that specialises in offering tailored tours, trips, excursions, theme trips, cruises, pilgrimages and other innovative travel programs for travellers. Airvoyages is an excellent...

Read More
28 Dec 2015

Enjoy a Muslim-friendly holiday in Phuket at Bangtao Beach Chalet Resort!

Nestled in the midst of the enchantment of Thailand's world-renowned Phuket island, Bangtao Beach Chalet Resort is a stunning 3 star beach resort that offers ten secluded & beautifully designed chalets in a tropical garden. The resort has be...

Read More
11 Dec 2015

Six stats you should know about Muslim travel to the USA

The Muslim travel to the United States of America has become a hot topic currently.  Below is how the USA numbers stack up in terms of the Muslim travel market based on the recent reports published by CrescentRating. 1. Muslim visitor arriv...

Read More
09 Dec 2015

Indonesia launches new visitor guide for Muslim tourists

Indonesia has today launched a new interactive visitor guide as part of a major campaign to position itself as the world’s leading destination for Muslim tourists. The Muslim visitor guide has been created as a dedicated resource to showcase ...

Read More
04 Dec 2015

Find Kuala Lumpur's finest Muslim-friendly accommodation at PNB Perdana Hotel & Suites On The Park

PNB Perdana Hotel & Suites On The Park is an excellent 4 star accommodation option for Muslim travellers in Kuala Lumpur. The apartment hotel offers a wealth of services and facilities for its Muslim guests and has been awarded a Muslim-friendly...

Read More
20 Nov 2015

Velvet Beach Maldives awarded a Muslim-friendly rating of 5 by CrescentRating

Velvet Beach is a luxury 5 star hotel on the stunning Hulhumalé island in the Maldives. The hotel is conveniently located just 10 minutes away from the airport and offers numerous facilities and services for Muslim guests. CrescentRating has aw...

Read More
17 Nov 2015

Relax Tours The oldest and leading travel agency in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Established in 1988, Relax Tours opened its doors as the country's first private travel agency as well as one of the first private travel agencies in the entire region. With humble beginnings at a one-desk office in Sarajevo, Relax Tours has...

Read More
12 Nov 2015

Experience Muslim-Friendly Travel with Al Athar for Travel & Tourism

Al Athar for Travel & Tourism is a leading Jordanian Inbound Destination Management Company that specialises in offering tailored tours and innovative programs and activities for travellers. With a passion to create unforgettable travel experien...

Read More
06 Nov 2015

Discover the best of the Maldives with Maldives Relax Holidays

As a leading Maldivian holiday specialist, Maldives Relax Holidays strives to help travellers discover the very best of the Maldives. Backed by years of experience, attention to detail and a unique personal touch, Maldives Relax Holidays prides ...

Read More
01 Oct 2015

Chaaya Tranz Hikkaduwa: For Muslim travellers in Sri Lanka

Chaaya Tranz Hikkaduwa is an excellent option for Muslim travellers who plan to visit Sri Lanka’s beautiful southern coast. Conceptualised as a transformational seaside holiday resort in the heart of the tropics, the luxury Muslim-friendly 4 s...

Read More
29 Sep 2015

CrescentRating and MasterCard officially launch Muslim Travel Shopping Index 2015!

CrescentRating and MasterCard have officially released the results of the Muslim Travel Shopping Index 2015, revealing the world's best shopping destinations for Muslim travellers in 2015!  Both Dubai and Singapore topped the rankings on...

Read More
23 Sep 2015

AVANI Bentota Resort & Spa - Luxury Muslim-friendly accommodation in Bentota

Nestled along Sri Lanka's beautiful Bentota Beach, AVANI Bentota Resort & Spa is luxury designer boutique hotel that offers the ultimate in relaxed comfort and contemporary living. The 5 Star Beach Resort offers a wealth of facilities to mee...

Read More
21 Sep 2015

Jeju Island launches new visitor guide for Muslim tourists

A comprehensive visitor guide for Muslim tourists has officially been launched by Jeju Island, highlighting what the popular South Korean destination has to offer Muslims. The launch of the visitor guide hopes to reach out to the lucrative Musli...

Read More