WEST BANK

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Since we do not advise traveling to the West Bank, our travel guide page is dedicated to Palestinian culture. This is Jetset Times West Bank Culture Guide.

CULTURE GUIDES:

Since traveling to the West Bank is not recommended, we're devoting this page to highlight education regarding the Palestinian people, culture and history.

A TIMELINE OF WEST BANK'S HISTORY

Early Roots

Prior to the Ottoman Empire, Palestine had a variety of groups, including: Arabs, Assyrians, Babylonians, Crusaders, Egyptians, Fatimids, Greeks, Mamelukes, Persians, Romans, and the Seljuk Turks.

Pre-Ottoman Empire

Ottoman Empire

Turkish-led, multi-ethnic, and multi-religious sovereign power/empire that ruled the area of Palestine from 1517 to 1917. Within these 401 years, Palestinians began to establish a distinct culture.