What are the problems of Muslim tourists?
Fear of misconduct, misconceptions and inappropriate behaviors of other people will always create stress for Muslim tourists.During the journey, Muslim tourists must always wait for some of the problems and concerns that may occur to them.
Nowadays, with the expansion of social networks and media, Muslims are more and more exposed than ever.There are a lot of differences in the news and the dealings with them.
Conflict of thought and culture, especially in European and American societies with Muslims, has created different and almost negative opinions and opinions about them around the world.The issue that has been spoken today, are Muslim tourists.
Like other tourists, Muslims are also interested in traveling, experience new things and communicate with different tribes and cultures.Despite the current stressful life, traveling is the right of all human beings.But Muslims face more problems than other tourists.
Anxiety and stress are the main concerns of every Muslim tourist.There have been many reports of mistreatment of Muslims in different countries.Many people express their hatred towards Islam in their dealings with Muslims"Nonetheless, there are people who are well and completely affectionate with Muslim tourists".
Traveling with airlines is one of the main problems of Muslims.
Due to the security issues, the Muslims are treated more than other tourists. Airlines usually provide an excellent facilities and comfort flight for the passengers. But they never seek to provide peace of mind for travelers.
Mental relaxation in air travel is one of the main concerns of any Muslim. Because they are subject to a lot of security inspections and stress that created for them.
Usually, the packages of Quran, Sajada, and Mohr or religious books in Arabic, are suspicious for the security officers.
These stresses are so pressing the Muslim tourists, if the on basis systemic errors, they can't book the tickets, they think this rise from their religious.
Checking Muslim tourist documents at airports is generally longer than any other tourist. This can repeat several times.
Also, traveling to the Middle East will bring a lot of trouble for them. Also, many security questions will be there.
Families of Muslim tourists will be under stress and anxiety. Because these people are always afraid of security issues. Other Muslim troubles tourists is the telephone conversations. Because saying hello in Arabic can create a tumultuous atmosphere among the people and cause to repression and mistreatment.
The reservation of the hotel is another concern of Muslim tourists. Because there is a lot of racism and discrimination for these tourists. Today, some companies (Air BnB & Home Away) have diminished. This kind of racism and Muslim tourists can do the hotel booking with less trouble.
Another Muslim problem is their daily prayers. Usually, Muslim tourists can hardly find a mosque to say their daily pray. Due the wrong reactions of people, they can not worship in public places or in the street. For this reason, most of them use the Fitting room in shops to say their prayers.
Another Muslim problem is the lack of halal foods.Most Muslim tourists seek destinations for halal shops and restaurants in their trip. Also, they try to be herbivore during their trip. Some recreational activities are also not suitable for Muslims. Muslim women cannot use recreational facilities such as seas, like other travelers.
Choosing the best time to travel is another problem for Muslim tourists. During Ramadan, traveling to other countries is another religious problem for them. also, some festivals that conflict with the religion of Islam. They generally try to postpone their travel time. Muslim tourists should check everything that may be problematic for them. Before traveling and select a destination that has the lowest trouble for them.