Israel working to thwart Palestinian bid to join UN tourism body as member state

Amid Palestinian threats to turn to international organizations if there is no movement on the diplomatic process, Israel is bracing for an expected Palestinian...

West Bank walking trail highlights Palestinian heritage, culture

A group of Palestinians and foreign tourists departed April 19 on a 21-day hiking expedition to explore the history and sites of the West Bank. The trail they followed is...

Palestinians to claim Tomb of Patriarchs on UN Heritage List

The World Heritage Committee is set to debate inscribing the Old City of Hebron – including its Tomb of the Patriarchs – to the...

Tour of the destroyed Palestinian village Mi’ar in the Galilee

Zochrot invites the public to tour at the destroyed Palestinian village Mi'ar and meet displaced people of the village. During the activity we will...

Ramallah struggles to lure tourists despite competitive facilities

The Palestinian city of Ramallah, just north of Jerusalem, is opening its arms to tourists, marking itself as a hip, energetic destination with accommodations...

Ir Amim leads study tours of Jerusalem

Ir Amim leads study tours of Jerusalem Ir Amim leads study tours of Jerusalem to introduce participants to the social, economic and political issues...

Palestinians hit back at graffiti tourists

Jaclynn Ashly, a freelance journalist based in Bethlehem, Palestine who centres her work on politics, human rights and culture in Israel and the occupied...
The Walled Off Hotel. Photographer: Hazem Bader/AFP/Getty Images

Palestinians want tourists to spend time on the West Bank

And now a message from the Palestinian Authority: Walk in the footsteps of Jesus, enjoy some savory hummus and stuffed grape leaves, and please,...

Bike Palestine!

In the last decade, Palestine has taken off as a destination for cycling enthusiasts of all ages both as a place to enjoy the...

Settlements and National Parks

Israeli control over parts of East Jerusalem inside and next to the Palestinian neighborhoods strengthens, Palestinian control over East Jerusalem weakens, and their physical...

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Women in resistance to Israeli colonialism and apartheid

Palestine Update 181 Comment Women in resistance to Israeli colonialism and apartheid Observers from the outside more often, than not, have pre-conceived notions about resistance in Gaza:...

Christmas Alert 2018

Palestine Update Nr. 178 – Christmas Alert 2018 Dieser Update liegt im Englischen vor und ist unter der folgenden Facebook-Seite anzuschauen. Er ist diesmal im...

Palästinenser stehen vor der Auslöschung und die Welt schläft.

Palestine Update Nr. 177 12. 10-18 Palästinenser stehen vor der Auslöschung und die Welt schläft. Meinung Während die Palästinenser in Gefahr stehen ausgerottet zu werden macht die...