Apart from activities lined up by the haj package operators, the country's intending pilgrims also took the opportunity to shop for souvenirs or gifts to bring home.

The intending pilgrims' free time aside from being filled with performing religious deeds was also used for shopping. Even though the shopping environment in Madinah and Makkah is different from a number of aspects but the desire to buy souvenirs or gifts for family members back home is not neglected by the intending pilgrims.

Source: Radio Television Brunei