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...

Settlements and National Parks

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

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...
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,...

Palestinian Authority Tops UN List of Fastest-growing Tourist Destinations

Israel and the Palestinian Authority were two of the places with the most dramatic rise in tourism in the first half of 2017, according...

What’s left of peace- a touristic approach

With the two-state solution in peril 50 years after the West Bank was occupied by Israel, the half-Jewish, half-Palestinian author Claire Hajaj walks a...

Mutual richness in culture strengthens Malta-Palestine tourism relations

Palestine has always been a destination for tourists from all over the world, since it is rich with culture and history that has been...

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...

Building resilience through eco-tourism

A group of Bedouin youth living in the desert of Palestine have created an eco-tourism initiative - Sahari Eco Tourism - to support their...

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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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.

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Amnesty warns of new ‘zero tolerance’ policy by Israel soldiers at Gaza fence

Amnesty International today warned of a new “zero tolerance” policy by Israeli forces towards Palestinian demonstrators in the occupied Gaza Strip, raising “fears of...