A journey through my homeland; the mother of all lands, Israel.

As a state so deeply entrenched with historic struggle and conflict, it is difficult to convey Israel’s dynamic culture through just one set of eyes; especially the eyes of an outsider.  

Through the desolate hills of Shilo, and beyond the large-scaled destruction of the Gaza strip, once I entered within the walls of the ancient city of Jerusalem, I felt a sense of calmness as the familiar chants of prayer took over the streets.

To be continued in May 2017.