At Ramallah's first youth hostel, backpackers find solace from politics for a night
The plainly named and reasonably priced Hostel in Ramallah has a family-like atmosphere and caters to those who 'want a good life.'
A month ago the first backpackers' hostel in Ramallah was opened by Chris and Bobo Alami. Chris owns a hostel in East Jerusalem, Bobo left his job in an Arab bank, and they divide their time fixing up the new hostel, which could look like another sign of the economic boom in the West Bank in recent years, after a difficult period.
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