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The Basics Country: Israel Where is it?: Israel is in the Middle East, bordering the Mediterranean Sea, between Egypt and Lebanon. Why do people go here?: Israel’s sites, like Jersusalem are some of the most scared places in the world, for Christians, Jews and Muslims. What are the main entry points?: Most people fly into […]
How Can This Be Israel – Israel
Sean O'Reilly pondered the media's portrayal of Is
On the Road to Nowhere: 12 Hours in the West Bank – Israel & the Palestinian Territories
On the Road to Nowhere: 12 Hours in the West Bank – Israel & the Palestinian Territories Conor Purcell attends a funeral march of a Palesti
Carrying God’s Baggage – Israel
Mona Manuel was part of a Birthright Israel trip.
Cairo to Istanbul in a G-string #4
Verbal Warfare in the Holy Land Alleluhia! I made it to Israel… and back! Actually, the Holy Land was a bit of a let down and far as excitement goes. Indeed, God, Yahve and Allah be my witnesses, I swear I honestly did my best to get in trouble and have some interesting stories to […]
The Scuds and I (2 of 2)
The Scuds and I (2 of 2) Gerry Schwartz had meant to go on a Kenya safari a
The Scuds and I (1 of 2)
The Scuds and I (1 of 2) Gerry Schwartz had meant to go on a Kenya safari a
Two Months in the Middle East #6
Two Months in the Middle East #6 Matkesh Ramon – July 29th, 2000 On the edge of Matkesh Ramon This is the other side to the Middle East. A side that has nothing to do with religion or conflict. Sitting on the rim of the biggest natural crater in the world watching the sunset is an awe inspiring experience. The scenery in […]
Two Months in the Middle East #5
Two Months in the Middle East #5 Kibbutz Degania Bet – June 28th, 2000 Kibbutzim were first set up in the twenties when ‘pioneering’ Jews settled in Palestine, working the land in an aim to create a Zionist state. As that aim has been achieved (some fifty years ago), the number of Kibbutzim is dwindling and some fear they will eventually die […]
Facing God Alone – Israel
The harsh reality of being a solo female traveller