Probably one of the things one least expects to come across on a visit to the Israeli-occupied West Bank is a high-spirited beer festival in full swing.See BBC article.
But that is exactly what visitors to the small Palestinian Christian village of Taybeh were treated to at the weekend.
The village is home to a successful family-owned microbrewery, the Taybeh Brewing Company, whose co-owner, Nadim Khoury, and his sister-in-law, Maria Khoury, staged its third annual Oktoberfest, modelled on the great beer-drinking event in Munich.
Tuesday, September 11, 2007
Oktoberfest in Taybeh
It's September, which means it's time for Oktoberfest in the Palestinian Christian village of Taybeh in the West Bank: