“Old Town ” of Nablus by Aseel S. Salman, Palestine – Photo Essay –

The most beautiful place in Nablus. On the pictures you can see old buildings,  houses, mosques and shops  that were built many years ago by many civilization like Byzantines and Ottomans. The old city of Nablus called Minor Damascus because it is very similar to Damascus city in its architecture, customs, traditions, accent and a … Continue reading “Old Town ” of Nablus by Aseel S. Salman, Palestine – Photo Essay –

Discover Erbil, by Barez Ahmed, Kurdistan/Iraq -Photo Essay –

These pictures are of Erbil citadel. Erbil citadel is a famous place for tourists in Iraq.   Erbil city  is the capital of Kurdistan. The castle and the citadel are the guardians of centuries of history.  Erbil’s ancient Citadel stands at the center of this fast-growing city. Its high walls ring... the edge of a … Continue reading Discover Erbil, by Barez Ahmed, Kurdistan/Iraq -Photo Essay –

Nawroz Celebration By Akar, Kurdistan-Iraq – Photo Essay –

I still remember when we were refugees in Iran, there was a cultural event they called it Nawroz or the Nawroz celebration. On the evening of March 21st, people gathered, coming from miles away from the camps, collected wood and started a huge fire. My father wore a brown cloth and took me and my … Continue reading Nawroz Celebration By Akar, Kurdistan-Iraq – Photo Essay –

Dashiki by Khalid Siraj Aldeen, Sudan

Wearing my headphones, I hopped onto public transport. Peaking my head up as soon as I left, I was surprised by the passengers staring at me. It was as if I had committed a grave mistake. Followed by their gaze, I took a step back to review my stance. It had only been few seconds … Continue reading Dashiki by Khalid Siraj Aldeen, Sudan

The Famous Month of Ramadhan by Bridget, Tunisia

Its name is Ramadhane, its classification is holy, its values are sacred, and its memories last a lifetime. I am talking about the month during which all Muslims fast from dawn to sunset. If you have never heard of it nor been in a Muslim country during that time, let me use words to show … Continue reading The Famous Month of Ramadhan by Bridget, Tunisia