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  • Southern Israel and Gaza border tour

    Southern Israel and Gaza border tour

    Not typically on any tourist route, our new “Life on the Front Line” program focuses on the history of the southern Israel region and its changing borders in context to the reality of life on the ground since Israel’s independence in 1948. The day included a visit to a new museum documenting Israel’s unilateral withdrawal from…

  • Enjoying the Olive Harvest at Canaans Fair Trade Cooperative

    The annual Olive Harvest Festival was a perfect time to visit Canaan Fair Trade and learn about the origins of this very unique cooperative that while only beginning its operation in 2005, has now become the world’s largest fair trade olive oil supplier, according to company founder Nasser Abufarha. With over 2,149 Palestinian farmers under…