Israel and the palestinian territories: day 5-6

Day 5 Since Bethlehem is the most religious place for Christians (next to Jerusalem), they have a large Christian population, and also a Christian University. Half of the students are Muslim though, but that doesn’t seem to bother anyone. The University also seemed well-sustained, and it became clear where they got their money thanks to all… Read More Israel and the palestinian territories: day 5-6

Israel and the Palestinian territories: day 3-4

Day 3: Today was Israelday. First stop was Yad Vashem, the 2nd biggest tourist attraction in Israel: a holocaust memorial/museum. The museum had the kind of very symbolic architecture I had seen at other holocaust museums. It intends on making you feel a bit claustrophobic and anxious, with a collection of testimonies from people that suffered… Read More Israel and the Palestinian territories: day 3-4