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Saturday, November 3rd, 2007

Church of the Nativity Church of the Nativity Jesus was born here.  Really, Jesus.  Right there.  Amazing. Milk Grotto Chapel My favorite church because it was contemporary. Beautiful stained glass windows.
Bethlehem is a must see especially those who like Christmas and God. The Milk Grotto Church (Mary lactated there) is my favorite church as it was very contemporary and had a high tech feel to it. Beautiful stained glass windows and the nuns were all neat and pressed.

Nazareth Paintings sent from different countries.  Couldn't find US though.
Beautiful Nazareth, although the historic sites are surrounded by main stream buildings. No more wooden barns or mangers to be found anywhere anymore.

Jerusalem at night from Palestinian side.

Arafat plaque Yassar Arafat Tomb
Not too much in Ramallah, but it was worth it to pay homage to Yassar Arafat. You know the guy, PLO, red and white checkered head dress, kind of a radical guy…

Israel, Palestine, Jews, Muslims, Christians, conflict, according to Steve

Friday, November 2nd, 2007

Israel is fucked up. There, that’s it. Pretty damn simple and concise. Unfortunately, as brutal as it sounds, you would probably be hard pressed to find anybody who could repute it.

Okay, I guess I should preface in big bold letters, THIS IS STRICTLY INFORMATION ACCORDING TO ME. Do not agree, fine, post a comment with any discrepancies, it is fine because I will be the first to shout, “I don’t know everything and barely know above anything.” Also, this stuff will be very basic as I would probably not read it if it was to concise and therefore would not be very Stevish.
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Palestine- Where I have been

Friday, November 2nd, 2007
Palestine, Occupied Terrirories, or the West Bank and Gaza Strip as they are known was my final destinations after hitting all the Israel spots. I based myself in Jerusalem and did day trips as they were not very far ... [Continue reading this entry]