The beginning of this video sends a very powerful message: entrepreneurs like Faris Zaher like to first talk about the emerging startup ecosystem in Palestine, followed by a pitch on his company. It’s a subtle, and important aspect of what I saw during my week-long stay in the country to work with PITA – the Palestinian IT Association of companies and to attend and speak at Expotech 2012.
There are some really cool hotel properties that are reasonably priced, and in many cases, they offer bundled experiences, concerts and events, that you’re not going to find on traditional online travel sites.
Yamsafer has raised a Series A Round of $1,000,000.00 through Sadara Ventures.
Next time you travel to the Middle East, land on Yamsafer first.