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My Love Affair With Jerusalem

My Love Affair With Jerusalem

I had been warned: “You go to Jerusalem to pray; you go to Tel Aviv to party.” That’s what my friends told me – those who had been to Israel on business or on holidays; and even the many Israeli friends I had made throughout my travels. The general consensus among all – Israelis and foreigners […]

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How I Make Money Blogging

How I Make Money Blogging

There’s not one established way to make money blogging. Whenever people ask me what I do for a living, I say I have a travel blog. The following question is more precise, just in case I didn’t realize that they were actually asking about my profession: “what do you actually do for work?” That’s when […]

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The addictive sweetness of Varanasi

The addictive sweetness of Varanasi

“So, what’s your favorite city in India?” enquired my friend Diana, once I was finally back from my trip. “Varanasi,” I replied, without the shadow of a doubt in my voice. Who would have known that I would have enjoyed India so much (I can put it right there, in the list of my favorite […]

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