Jerusalem – Travel Diaries Part 1

I am really excited to be back in London, and finally back into the blogging world! After disappearing from the blogging scene for about 3 weeks! I’ve just come back from visiting my Homeland ❀ Jerusalem! & I got to catch up with all my family, which was amazing & also take in some of the sun, Hurrayyyy!

I just wanted to share with you all some photos of my first few days in my Homeland. This holiday was more a family catch up, then an adventure / history type of trip for me, so instead I wanted to invite you all into a journey how it would have felt to walk in my shoes! ❀


& it all started in Terminal 5 at London Heathrow on my 10.30pm Flight!!! & I arrived in Tel Aviv at 5am in the morning :P, my flight with British Airways was more than comfortable, it was really comfy & fun! I ended up watching Straight outta Compton from their entertainment selection & that was something I’ve been wanting to see for ages :p!!!

All the houses are built with rectangular stones <3, and all the levels of the houses are different as they’re on mountains


Had an awesome breakfast ❀


A Little Kitty I named Esmerelda πŸ˜€


Lovely Palestinian Art work πŸ™‚

My little cousin Mohammed Hiding his face, oh gosh! he’s so camera shy hehe :D!


He’s so adorable ❀ πŸ˜€ πŸ˜€ πŸ˜€


Went to See my cousins in Ramallah, and ate at the Pizza Hut there ❀ that’s me & my cousin Areen in the picture above ❀ πŸ™‚


Me and my little Cousin, I swear I want to adopt him as my own KIDDDDDD ❀ ❀

Went to visit my Grandad’s house & went outside to the garden, my Grandad god rest his soul had green fingers & his garden was a haven of fruit & vegetables, I came across the Lemon tree in his garden & picked up a couple, as I adore lemons!!! ❀


& I visited a placed called Abu Shukri in Beit Hanina, Jerusalem! IT’S THE BEST PLACE FOR BREAKFAST & THEY MAKE DELICIOUS HUMOUS! πŸ˜€




*Some mixed media included using my DSLR & My Iphone 5c.


Β I hope you’ve enjoyed my Jerusalem – Travel Diaries Part 1Β blogpost!!!

Have you been travelling anywhere this Winter??? Have you travelled to anywhere nice & warm???

Stay tuned for myΒ latest outfit of the day feature, that I shot on the beautiful Mountain of Olives in Jerusalem & stay tuned for part 2 & part 3 of my Travel diaries!!!

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I am Serene L


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47 thoughts on “Jerusalem – Travel Diaries Part 1

  1. Beautiful photos! Jerusalem is absolutely gorgeous – beautiful buildings, amazing food, and culture mix! x


  2. Great Post, nice pics.

  3. OMG that breakfast food looks to die for!x

  4. This looks amazing!! I would love to visit Jerusalem someday, what an interesting place xxx

  5. Erika on said:

    Beautiful photos Serene, glad to have you back! The picture of your grandfather’s lemon tree was wonderful & the story behind his passions 😦 & you & your cousin look adorable x

  6. Your photos are beautiful, I’d love to visit Jerusalem sometime πŸ™‚ x

  7. yes, I enjoyed this travel diary very much! Great photos. Jerusalem is on my bucket list and I do hope to visit it some day. I would love to visit Tel Aviv as well…and lots of other places. Perhaps some day I get the chance to satisfy my wanderlust but for now I must wait:)

    Palestian art looks so interesting. I love how intricate it is. Thanks for sharing! Your baby cuisin is so cute!!!

    • Thanks so much Ivana ❀ πŸ™‚ that means a lot! You have to visit Tel Aviv & Jerusalem sometime you'll absolutely love every moment of your experience! I also have part 2 & 3 of my travel diaries to come! I am a massive Palestinian art fanatic! I love the little intricate elements of the art work πŸ™‚ xoxo

  8. Aw Serene, these are such lovely photos! I love how the houses are all on different levels πŸ™‚ Can’t wait to see more photos- I’m in need of some sunshine πŸ˜€



    • Awww Karen, you’re such a sweetheart ❀ πŸ™‚ I love the mountains back home, you get to see everything from different perspective! I cant wait to write up part 2 next thank you for the lovely comment! Was really good catching up with you yesterday & with Caz! Thank god it was a bit more sunnier :p xoxo

  9. Looks like you had an amazing trip. Great photos.

    Jenn | Jennifer Jayne

  10. I’ve always wanted to visit Jerusalem! It looks stunning! Great blog!
    ❀️Rhi xx

  11. Trang Do on said:

    Breakfast look so delicious!! Amazing photos dear!
    Love from http://www.trangscorner.com {a lifestyle, fashion, beauty, and food blog}

  12. I have been following your travel through IG and looks like you had a fabulous trip! Glad to have you back hun.

    Shireen | Reflection of Sanity

    • Thanks so much Shireen ❀ πŸ™‚ It feels good to be back! It was so lovely catching up with family & being back home πŸ™‚ hope you have a fab week! Xoxo

  13. What a trip and how cute is your cousin? He’s adorable! Thanks so much for sharing all these wonderful impressions from your trip with us. Can’t wait to read the second and third part. Have a lovely Tuesday my stylish friend x

    Caz | Style Lingua

    • Awww thanks so much Caz ❀ you have to come with me one day! πŸ™‚ I can't wait to share part 2 & 3 Have a lovely rest of the Tuesday sweetie pie! I miss you ❀ xoxox

  14. What an amazing trip dear
    I hope i can visit Jerusalem myself as well
    The photos are well captured

    The Bandwagon Chic | Instagram | Bloglovin | Snapchat: bandwagonchic

  15. Hey!! Nice to have you back blogging again πŸ™‚ Sounds like you had so much fun in Jerusalem. I always wanted to go there πŸ˜€ Pictures looks absolutely beautiful πŸ˜€

  16. Yay, you’re back! Lovely photos and really interesting post – I’m looking forward to the next installment! My grandmother actually lived in Jerusalem for many years (though she’s not from there) and I would love to visit one day. x

    Kate Louise Blogs

    • Awww it feels great to be back sweetie! I’ll be posting part 2 today! Ah really your Grandma must have really loved it down there! Such a great city! I hope you get to visit one day πŸ™‚ xoxo

  17. Even though I love travelling, I haven’t been to anywhere recently. Too much work and not many days off. It looks like you had a nice trip, I hope you enjoyed every bit of it πŸ™‚ x

    Ela BellaWorld

  18. I was wondering where you’ve been, but now I know – on a holiday!
    The photos look amazing,the food lovely and everything is so pretty. I’ve never been to that part of the world, but I know I’ll visit one day.
    I didn’t go anywhere particularly warm this winter, but I managed to travel to 12 European countries in 3 months and even repeated some of the places a few times. So yes… I love travel diaries!! πŸ™‚

    • Hehehe, I’ve been here! ❀ πŸ˜€ thanks so much lovely πŸ™‚ you're such a sweetheart! Oh wow your adventures sound incredible! 12 European countries in 3 months! I'd love to travel around South America! πŸ™‚ xoxo

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  20. Wow it looks so beautiful it’s like a completely different world to UK, and I really would love to travel there! My stepdad goes over for work which is what had me intrigued but now I am moreso after your post xxx

  21. That pizza hut looks better there than here. Haha. Your cousin is adorable!!

    Angie | Chocolate & Lipstick | Beauty, Fashion & Lifestyle Blog

    • Haha the one here is just pure NASTY! :p they make it fresher down back home! they’re becoming bankrupt here in the UK! Lollll & thank you sweetie, he’s such a lil cutie! ❀ xoxo

  22. I saw that this post was published on my birthday so I had to check it out and I love reading through travel recaps because that’s definitely some of my favorite content to explore because it gives me the travel bug! xx adaatude.com

    • Happy belated birthday πŸ™‚ you should travel to Jerusalem if you get the chance! I love seeing travel posts too! They inspire me to plan more adventures! πŸ™‚ xoxo

  23. Thanks for bringing me back home with these pictures ❀

    Assia | http://www.assiashahin.com

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