Tag Archives: Hebron

The Return continues…..

As we said goodbye to a more relaxed Hebron, we faced the biggest struggle which was to get a bus driver to understand that we only wanted to get the bus as far as the Al Quds restaurant…..most drivers left … Continue reading

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The Return.

Last year when we visited Hebron my head was messed up for a long time after I had left the place. I couldn’t help think of the people we had met there and their stories. I wondered how long they … Continue reading

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Passport at the ready.

And so, in less than 48 hours I will be back again to the Holy Land, fought for throughout history by the Jews, Muslims and Christians. I for one am at a loss as to to how and why these … Continue reading

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Getting ready for the new school term.

It was our last full day in Palestine, a day that had been earmarked for us to ‘give back’ to the village by painting a couple of local schools and getting them ready for the start of the new school … Continue reading

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From the mouths of babes.

We had three children who did the trip to Palestine with us. Archie aged 9 was asked for school to do a little write up about his trip so I thought it would be interesting to ask the other children … Continue reading

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And worse it got….

By now the three of us were feeling really tetchy and ready to leave the area, but Manal had other plans and led us upwards towards another house. “this must be it” she muttered to herself as we scrambled up … Continue reading

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Mohammed

So we duly piled into Mohammed’s car. I was nervous and excited at the same time. This man was inviting us into one of the most contentious area’s within the West Bank. He told us that some days he wasn’t … Continue reading

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