Elizabeth's Journey to the West Bank/Palestinian Territories

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Hi! I'm Elizabeth, and I'm excited to share my experiences in the West Bank/Palestinian Territories with you. Let me show you what it's like being a Latina in PalestinaYallah! (Let's go!)


Check out my experience on an awesome food tour throughout the oldest, continually inhabited city in the world, Jericho!


Have you ever thought you knew a lot about something before realizing there is so much more to understand? Read about my encounters with taking a second look at traditions that I thought I understood.

Field Notes

Did you know that the olive tree is the oldest known cultivated tree in history? Read on to learn about the significance of this resilient tree within Palestinian culture, economy and society. 


Listen to Saja, a high school student in Jerusalem, as she talks about what her daily life is like in this interview on video! Also, enjoy some photos of my students and other aspects of kids' lives!