Fayrouz Holliday

Halaal Hopper
45 Mabel Road, Rylands Estate, Athlone 7764 Cape Town

What Does Your Company Do?

Islamic Tours and Cape Malay, Taste and Heritage Experiences on the Cape Flats from Athlone to Macassar I do community based tourism buy availing a platform where tourist can experience alternate options with locals eg, cooking, beading, sewing, scrapbooking and assisting tourism entities to transition to accommodate the Muslim traveller

What is your Biggest Success?

Being in tourism for 23yrs, I worked in space for past 9yrs but payment therefrom was in drips and drabs so I decided to quit, I started Halaal Hopper in September 2018 with R200-00 borrowed from my pensioner dad of 80yrs old to register the business In Dec 2018 we toured our first guests from Malaysia a whopping 67 visitors That number for Dec 2019 is currently at 90

What has been your Biggest Hurdle?

To get our tourism departments to understand what we do and how it creates job opportunities for our communities and gives them the ability to engage,share and showcase their talent with visitors from other countries and local

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