Travel Blogs from Aydin
... reality it may be very different.
I will be working in DRC together with people from the NGO in Burundi, LifeNet. (LN)
From the very beginning I have been involved with LN, we started in 2009 in Bujumbura and now work with 108 health centers in 14 provinces in Burundi, approximately 600.000 patients are seen each year.
For my friends that are new blog readers you can see a short film with information about LifeNet
Have spent the last few days visiting Bethlehem and Jerusalem it was interesting to see how so many people lay claim to the same sites. The area was filled with pilgrims who were visiting the sites talked about in the bible. We walked the stations of the cross, visited the Western Wall, and the Temple Mount. In one small area so many faiths ...
... of Hebron by the settlers. At the museum, we heard a woman named Tzipi tell her family's story, as she lost several family members in that massacre.
We then went to visit the Ibrahimi Mosque. There is also a synagogue on the site. This is a very sacred place for both Muslims and Jews, for it is said by tradition to be atop the caves where are buried Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, along with their ...
... 2000. Then to the Church of the Nativity, first built 327AD and rebuilt in 565AD. Located over the cave that marks the birth place of Jesus. Great Palestinian christian guide who was full of energy and fan us all around and up and down into the caves under the church and ultimately into the nativity cave - incredible experience. Complete with the drama inside the church of the demarcation going on ...
... that day. But it also made me remember why they have these sirens: bombs. I couldn't imagine having to run to bomb shelters and wait te minute for the bomb to fall, on either side. But after the siren, we walked over to the Dome of the Rock in all her glory. The golden roof was doanted by the former King of Jordan, which is cool. I also could not inside this, but the Rock has significance to every religion. The place where Abraham was going to sacrifice his son and the ...
Other places to stay in Aydin
Aydin Mugla Karayolu 3. km., Aydin | 4 star hotelfrom $109