Prayer Room Namba Osaka

Among cities in Japan other than Tokyo, it’s probably Osaka that really cater the need for Muslim traveler. Halal/Muslim-friendly Restaurants are easy to find. Their airport has a special map guide for Muslim. There are quite a number of prayer rooms across the city, even in the city center, like the one we visited in Namba.

Continue reading

Karaoke Honpo Maneki Neko Yotsuya-3chome

As JE fangirls, January probably the best month for you to go to Japan as there are so many concerts from different groups being held. We managed to go to not just one, but three concert venue. Sadly we didn’t actually attend the concert as we couldn’t get the ticket (someday we will!). So for our consolation, we went for Karaoke and made our own concert, lol. This particular karaoke chain located in Yotsuya-sanchome, Shinjuku not only a place for having fun, but also they offer Halal menu for Muslim visitor.

karaoke-halal_1

Continue reading

Prayer Room Fukuoka Airport

Tidak seperti Tokyo dan Osaka, di Fukuoka masih belum banyak restaurant yang menawarkan menu halal. Tapi di bandaranya sudah tersedia prayer room sehingga sudah mulai terlihat upaya memfasilitasi para pelancong muslim yang masuk/keluar Jepang melalui Fukuoka Airport.

Unlike Tokyo and Osaka, there are still a few restaurants that offer Halal menu in Fukuoka. However, Fukuoka efforts on welcoming Muslim travelers has been seen from the availability of prayer room in Fukuoka Airport. Continue reading

Prayer Room Haneda Airport

Selamat menjalankan ibadah Ramadan bagi seluruh muslim! Sebagai muslim traveler, pengalaman berada di negeri orang saat Bulan Suci gini pasti seru. Mulai dari repotnya nyiapain makanan sahur dan berbuka, sampai lemas lunglai menjalani puasa yang lebih dari 18 jam. Tapi yang namanya Ramadan itu selalu indah, apa lagi kebersamaannya yang tetap terasa meski jauh dari orang-orang tercinta (awas, curcol!).

Kalau ada yang kebetulan lagi jalan dan singgah di Haneda Airport, kami punya info supaya ibadah Ramadannya tetap afdol meski sedang di negeri Sakura. Sekitar dua tahun lalu, kami pernah mampir ke sini dan cerita sedikit tentang bandara satu ini. Setahun kemudian kami kembali ke Haneda Airport dan ada satu perubahan signifikan (terutama untuk pelancong muslim) yang terjadi, alhamdulillah…

Prayer_room_Haneda

Prayer Room di Terminal Internasional Haneda Airport

Continue reading