Banksy’s “The Walled Off Hotel”

Banksy’s “The Walled Off Hotel”

TRAVEL Banksy’s “The Walled Off Hotel” A monkey bellboy installation at the entrance of “The Walled Off Hotel” in Bethlehem Secretive British street artist Banksy has opened a hotel next to Israel’s separation wall in Bethlehem, his...
How to get from Jerusalem to Bethlehem

How to get from Jerusalem to Bethlehem

Arab Bus Station in Damascus Gate Photograph by Michael Jackaman If you are visiting Bethlehem from Jerusalem and you have to make your own way to Bethlehem, you need to take bus number 234 from the Arab bus station in Damascus Gate in Jerusalem. This bus goes to...
Land of Olives and Vines

Land of Olives and Vines

Land of Olives and Vines Cultural Landscape of Southern Jerusalem, Battir, inscribed on World Heritage List and on List of World Heritage in Danger Palestine: Land of Olives and Vines – Cultural Landscape of Southern Jerusalem, Battir, is located a few...
Bethlehem: A World Heritage Site

Bethlehem: A World Heritage Site

World Heritage Site: Church of the Nativity and the Pilgrimage Route, Bethlehem The inscribed property is situated 10 km south of Jerusalem on the site identified by Christian tradition as the birthplace of Jesus since the 2nd century. A church was first completed...
The Separation Wall

The Separation Wall

In April 2002, Israel started to build the separation wall in the West Bank in order to make it easier to control the Palestinian Territories, the people, the economy and much more. In 2004, the High Court of Justice in Lahai said that this wall is illegal and Israel...