Tag: Jewish

Israel: Peace Under an Olive Tree

Israel: Peace Under an Olive Tree
The state of Israel is a sacred place for followers of the Jewish, Muslim, Christian, and Baha’i faiths. It is also a troubled place, frequently engaged in war with its Palestinian neighbors. But there is more to Israel than its complicated history and ancient religions. A staunch supporter of human rights, Israel is considered the gay... Read more »

Slovakia: On the Banks of the Danube River

Slovakia: On the Banks of the Danube River
Ella, an Icelandic friend my husband met by playing an online word game (http://www.itsyourturn.com), connected me with today’s post, Denisa. Denisa lives in Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia. On Wikipedia, it says Bratislava lies on both banks of the Danube River and is the only national capital that borders two independent countries, Austria and Hungary.... Read more »