Tag Archives: Nablus

So, we left Bil’in in tears after being handed, handcrafted cushion covers by our hostess Kamar. I felt sad to be leaving them, and had only known them for 3 days, for Elaine it was much worse, this was her … Continue reading

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My trip in a nutshell

Forgive me for the lack of posts I made whilst I was in Palestine and Israel. I had planned to write a blog a day, but best laid plans and all that…. What I wanted to put in today’s post … 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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A day trip to Nablus…..but we never got to Nablus!

We had one more free day before the workshops started. These workshops were the prime reason why we were there in the village to share a skill of some sort. But as are most things in the Arab world, plans … Continue reading

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Zaytoun Olive Oil.

One of the first talks I went to about Palestine, was way back in January. Manal had texted me that morning asking if I wanted to go to the talk for Fairtrade Fortnight….and there was free food at Habibi afterwards. … Continue reading

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