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Photos from Bethlehem

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Israel-Palestine

Having been to Israel-Palestine, a part of me hurts whenever I read about violence in the region. This was true back in November 2012 and it’s true now as well. But since there are plenty of sources out there relating current events, I wanted to keep it simple by sharing some of the photos I took in Bethlehem two summers ago for this week’s post. Although life in the West Bank is relatively better than that in […]

Bethlehem and Ramallah

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Israel-Palestine

My visit to the West Bank was rather spontaneous. One of the girls in our apartment was telling us about the tour she would be taking the following day and when she invited me, I declined at first. I was definitely interested in going but I figured I could plan a trip later on when I had more time. Yet, for some reason, delaying it did not feel right and I found myself thinking, why […]