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

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)

Beauty in the Old by Aziza, Tunisia (photo-essay)

Even for Tunisian citizens the architecture of the old cities around Tunisia is breathtaking. Walking in the narrow alleys, you'll fall in love with every detail. From doors, windows, mosques, old cafes, the spiritual scent of bkhour, and the sweet scent of Tunisian delights to the souvenirs that you'll find yourself buying. Finally, you'll be … Continue reading Beauty in the Old by Aziza, Tunisia (photo-essay)

JARASH by Abd Al Rahman Al Hariri, Syria-Jordan

I am Abdelrahman from Daraa, Syria, I've moved to Jordan since 4 years now. I chose to take some photos of the historical city of Jarash- Jordan, i hope you will enjoy it! This is just one example of the important work produced YaLa’s citizen journalists, a program funded by the European Union’s Peacebuilding Initiative … Continue reading JARASH by Abd Al Rahman Al Hariri, Syria-Jordan

Jerusalem by John Emerezian

Each and every stone of the old city reflexes historical and spiritual inspiration. Each souvenir shop provides the old city’s inheritance. The holiest of all cities. Unforgettable experience and indescribable feeling. This is just one example of the important work produced YaLa’s citizen journalists, a program funded by the European Union’s Peacebuilding Initiative in order … Continue reading Jerusalem by John Emerezian