Wednesday, July 29, 2009

Ali Romeu & Fatima Juliet

A wedding in East Jerusalem with so many cameras filming that it felt like a TV reality show...
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Yellow buses having a deserved siesta,
in the backyard of the Hananina & Kharaz Center, Ramallah

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Saturday, July 25, 2009

Lady with a lapdog

Yelena Sofonova in Nikita Mikhalkov's film "Dark Eyes" (Otchi Tchiorny) inspired in Anton Chekhov's short story "Dama i sabatchka" I have just re-read in the compilation "Historias Russas" after reading Rosamund Bartlett's biography "Chekhov Scenes from a Life".
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Thursday, July 23, 2009


National Day of Egypt, Ramallah
The guests clapped with emotion at the first mention of Gamal Abdel Nasser in the Presidential speech ...
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Wednesday, July 22, 2009

post-Gipsy Kings

Last Monday, a concert by Chico and the Gypsies at the "Tombe des Rois", East Jerusalem
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Tuesday, July 21, 2009

Savile Row

A tailor in the Old City of Jerusalem kept British Mandate fashion traditions...
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Saturday, July 18, 2009


Ultra-Orthodox Jews (Haredim) semi-rioting in Jerusalem road n. 1, last Thursday
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Friday, July 17, 2009

Thursday, July 16, 2009

Lucas K R T P

A personal post in this blog can be justified out of something extra-ordinary.
The most recent child of this Blogger of Yours was born about two weeks a go.
There, the six of them: Matty, Marta, Freddy, Timmy, Mishka and now Lucas
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