To encourage higher spiritual attainment among devotees, many mosques in Malaysia incorporate splendid Islamic designs. Stepping into these mosques should fill worshippers with tranquility and the feeling of love and remembrance towards Allah the Almighty. As such, Gaya Travel Magazine has come up with a list of seven beautiful mosques that can help you in finding solace and peace.
With around 130,000 Muslims living in South Korea, both Koreans and foreigners, and currently about 15 mosques, South Korea seems to be like an unlikely Halal hub. However, the East Asian country is making a strong push to attract Muslim tourists and to cater to those who would like to enjoy a taste of Korea back home. The number of Muslim tourists to Korea has been steadily increasing by an average of 20 percent every year with approximately 900,000 Muslim tourists visited Korea in 2015 compared with 750,000 the previous year, a small percentage of the total 12 million foreign visitors to Korea in 2015. Specifically, the arrival of Muslim tourists from Malaysia in Korea is estimated to reach 115,000 in […]