How to find the best high-risk travel insurance

If you are reading this article, it is because you are traveling to a dangerous country, which means that you are considering buying high-risk travel insurance. But, what does high-risk mean? If you have been following my blog, you will know that, for the last few years, I have been traveling to countries which might be…

Visit Palestine (West Bank): A travel guide and 2-week itinerary

From green rolling hills to a Mediterranean culture and cuisine, the hospitality of the Arabs, first-class souks, historical cities that are thousands of years old and one of the most interesting political scenes in our modern history, visiting Palestine, especially a tiny region called the West Bank, will definitely surprise you. Whether you are interested…

The art of the Palestinian scarf: Visiting the kuffiya factory in Hebron

The kuffiya (or keffiyeh) is a cotton headscarf, which is traditionally worn in the Middle East, woven in a square, with colorful patterns whose actual meaning remains unknown, though some experts claim that they might represent fishing nets from Mesopotamia. Arabs wear it folded into a triangle, with the fold worn across their forehead. The kuffiya has its origin in…