Magnificence of Sidi Bou by Meriem Somai, Tunisia

I would like to share with you my favorite pictures that I took with my phone. They reflect the oriental taste of the Middle Eastern and Northern African countries. After coming back from the United States, I started looking at my country, Tunisia,  from a different perspective. I am proud that Tunisia is rich in … Continue reading Magnificence of Sidi Bou by Meriem Somai, Tunisia

Jordanian Gold by Ibrahem Khatib, Israel\Palestine (Photo-essay)

This was the first time I planned a proper surprise for someone I love and admire. Her name is Hila and she is an amazing young woman. We traveled by plane from Tel-Aviv to Eilat, crossed the border to Jordan. At the Jordanian side, we met Yousuf, a handsome young man at the age of … Continue reading Jordanian Gold by Ibrahem Khatib, Israel\Palestine (Photo-essay)

Chad by Meriem, Algeria (photo-essay)

Recently, I was lucky enough to be a part of the International Slam Festival in Tchad called N'Djam "s'enflamme en Slam'. It was a very unique experience in which I discovered the REAL AFRICA! I am also African, and the clichés about Africa being a poor, 3rd world country was not apparent to me in … Continue reading Chad by Meriem, Algeria (photo-essay)

The Journey of Identity by Aziza Douma, Tunisia

It was 1972 in South Tunisia, in a little village called Old Zraoua. I woke up at 5AM to the sounds of the rooster, like any normal day. It was dawn, and I could still see the stars shining in the sky as the sun rises in the horizon. The temperature would rise very quickly … Continue reading The Journey of Identity by Aziza Douma, Tunisia