Visiting a Jewish Cemetery and Jewish Synagogue in Marrakesh Morocco

Jewish life still exists in Morocco. Although it is estimated that there are only 2500 Jews in the country, Morocco has the largest Jewish population in the Arab world. If you know where to look, you can find signs of both past and present Jewish life. There are at least two Jewish Synagogues in Marrakesh. […]

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The Old Jewish Cemetery in Prague, Czech Republic

The old Jewish cemetery in Prague Czech Republic has an estimated 12,000 visible tombstones, with up to 100,000 burials. The cemetery was active from the early 1400s until 1786, with the oldest marker dated 1439.  It is one of the world’s oldest Jewish cemeteries, the largest Jewish cemetery in Europe, and considered to be one […]

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Sobering Photos of Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site

There are no words to describe the feeling as we walked through the former grounds of the Dachau Concentration Camp, now a memorial site. Devastating, terrifying, and horrific it is now a place of sorrow and remembrance.  As a memorial, it is a reminder of what should never have happened, and what the world should never […]