Travel Blogs from Ramallah, Palestinian Territory

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Minority Rule, Ramallah, Palestinian Territory travel blog

Minority Rule

A travel blog entry by mcantrell83

...  held exclusively by a Christian despite the governing party in power and their religious affiliations (today, the majority Muslim Palestinian Authority).  It's not clear to me how, why, or when this was decided, and I'd be ...

Ramallah, Ramallah, Palestinian Territory travel blog

Ramallah

A travel blog entry by maurerfamily

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... to sustain its economy.  Anyway, to the point of our visit, we had the distinct pleasure of meeting with the head Palestinian negotiator in the process.  Saeb EreKat spoke with us for about an hour.  He was honest and direct regarding the ...

To Jerusalem and Back, Ramallah, Palestinian Territory travel blog

To Jerusalem and Back

A travel blog entry by mcantrell83

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... area of West Jerusalem for some sushi. East Jerusalem was annexed by the Israeli's in 1967 and remains predominantly Palestinian.  Signs are first in Arabic, then Hebrew.  The roads are in need of repair and the buildings and homes ...

Bethlehem & Hebron, Bethlehem, Palestinian Territory travel blog

Bethlehem & Hebron

A travel blog entry by wmjohnstone

... . And ask Claire whether she's been able to fix the bathroom sink, which took hours to drain. The breakfast, which you'll eat with her family, is typically Palestinian and tasty. I gave them 150 NIS for the room and breakfast, though they asked for ...

Letzter Abend in Ramallah, Ramallah, Palestinian Territory travel blog

Letzter Abend in Ramallah

A travel blog entry by inanna

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So ihr Lieben, dies wird mein letzter Abend in Ramallah sein. Wenn ihr und ich Glück habt, gibts morgen noch n Foto vom Besuch bei Mahmoud und dem Grab von Arafat....mal gucken; fühl mich heute gefährlich na am Krank sein.... es ist so kalt geworden ...

Ramallah tips and stay, Ramallah, Palestinian Territory travel blog

Ramallah tips and stay

A travel blog entry by danialw

... and GMCs quite often. Perhaps since this is where the pork barrel aid spending goes to feed the Palestinian Authority and their associates. From Ramallah, the bus to Jerusalem goes through the Qalandiya checkpoint where the passengers are checked. The bus ...

It nearly rained in Palestine, Ramallah, Palestinian Territory travel blog

It nearly rained in Palestine

A travel blog entry by inanna

... really weird fog all over the place.... Bit scary as well when I saw lots of soldiers and burning stuff on the TV mentioning Ramallah. But it was outside of town, someone had thrown a Molotow...hopefully nothing to be worried about, fingers ...

Ahlan wa Sahlan fi Ramallah !*, Ramallah, Palestinian Territory travel blog

Ahlan wa Sahlan fi Ramallah !*

A travel blog entry by stereotype

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... re et moi oublions les codes sociaux l'instant d'une glace que nous léchons vaillamment en plein centre bondé de Ramallah. Heureusement, nos têtes de touristes non-musulmanes ne nous ont attiré que des sourires compréhensifs face à cette petite ...

Pal Terr, Ramallah, Palestinian Territory travel blog

Pal Terr

A travel blog entry by stevenwag

a-hah! ...

Nabila's Story, Bethany, Palestinian Territory travel blog

Nabila's Story

A travel blog entry by frenchclasses

Nabila's ...

Workshop with Paivi Kataikko, Ramallah, Palestinian Territory travel blog

Workshop with Paivi Kataikko

A travel blog entry by inanna

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... =71 Gilad Shalid, an Israeli soldier held captive for more than five years in the Gaza strip, will be released in exchange for Palestinian prisoners. The downside not mentioned in most news reports, and as I have also heard reported today at the centre I ...

Ina has reached her final destination!!!!, Ramallah, Palestinian Territory travel blog

Ina has reached her final destination!!!!

A travel blog entry by inanna

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... Anyhoo, found a place after work - now living with a French girl studying Arabic at Birzeit University just out of Ramallah of all places, and a Palestinian girl born in Mexico, raised in the US, studying in Chile and now being a racing car driver here ...

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