[Paletsine-Israel] Cactus, Remnants And Resistance Summer Camp (Galilee Today Alternative Tours)
Cactus, Remnants and Resistance: Join the international summer camp and explore different parts of Palestine
What: International summer camp
When: 1 -10 August 2014
For who: Diaspora Palestinian youth, friends and activists
Organized by: Galilee Today Alternative Tours & The Freedom and Culture Tent
Have you always been interested in the history of Palestine? Do you want to know more about the current political and social situation of Palestinians living in Israel? This camp provides you the opportunity to discover historical remnants and remains of villages destroyed during and after the 1948 war, to talk to local residents from the north to the south, and meet various communities such as the Druze in the Golan heights and the Bedouins in the Negev, in addition to hiking through beautiful natural scenes and beaches.
The camp includes visits and tours to:
Destroyed villages of 1948 in the Galilee
Unrecognized Bedouin villages in the Galilee
Tours to various Palestinian cities that are either totally or partially ethnically cleansed, such as Tiberius, Akka, and Haifa.
A tour to the Naqab (the Negev) and a visit to the Bedouin Villages
A tour to the Golan heights and meeting local people.
In addition to:
camping for one night on the Tiberius lake
Camping for one night on the Mediterranean sea beach
Cultural and Artistic programs
Political lectures, discussions and meetings with local activists
Price: EUR 980
The price includes:
Accommodations: staying with local Palestinian families & camping sites
Home-made meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
Transportation to the different locations
Entrance fees for some locations
* A minimum number of 12 participants is needed. The maximum number of participants is 20.
For registration and a full itinerary please see here http://galileetoday.com/2014/03/25/cactus-remnants-and-resistance-summer-camp/ or email Galilee Today at galileetoday@gmail