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!


I don't wish you just one "peace," but instead many "peaces!" See how I have come to interpret my favorite Arabic catchphrase "salaamat," as I close out my journey in this farewell journal. 

Field Notes

Learn about the different climates throughout the Palestinian Territories and how people adapt their agricultural practices depending on where they live.


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!