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Around the Sea of Galilee

Several years ago the Israel Parks authority decided to take action and open a route that circulates the Sea of Galilee to allow...

Upper Galilee, northern Israel

The Upper Galilee stretches from the northern boarder with Lebanon south to Bet Hakerem Valley, and from the Mediterranean beach in the...

Moonlight desert ride

The Jewish calendar is a lunisolar calendar, which means it is based on the moon phase. Similar calendar as the Buddhist, Chinese,...

The Golan Heights (at winter)

The Golan in an elevated volcanic plateau stretching for 70 km from the Yarmouk rive in the south, to the Saar river in the north. The...

The Druze in Israel

The Druze are a unique ethnic and religious minority, which separated from the Shia religion back in the 11th century in Egypt. You can...

Mount of Olives, Jerusalem

"A day of the Lord is coming, Jerusalem, when your possessions will be plundered and divided up within your very walls. I will gather all...

The 'Land of the Monasteries'

For 53 years this area to the north of the Dead Sea has been closed for tourists. Issues range from proximity to the Jordanian boarder...

The Nabataeans

Around the 4th century BC several Arabian tribes began crossing the desert on camels, looking for trade routes. Athens was a growing...

Har Megiddo AKA Armageddon...

Megiddo has always been a major strategic town sitting on the outskirts of Izrael Valley, right on the main trade route between Egypt and...

Jerusalem, the City of David

Jerusalem goes back more than 3300 years to biblical times. We know from reading the bible and from external sources that there was a...

Eilat, the Red Sea riviera

Eilat is a true riviera on the southern border of Israel and Egypt. Its location on the north part of the Red Sea makes it a perfect...

Necropolis, the city of the dead

After the failed Jewish revolt against the Roman empire and the destruction of Jerusalem and the 2nd temple by Titus in 70 A.D, Jews were...

Ramon Crater, the Negev desert

The Negev is Israels' main desert and home to many historical events from the ancient Nabataeans empire, to the 20th century Zionist...

Hula Lake

The Hula Valley stretches between the Ramot ridge on the west, and the Golan Heights on the east, from the Ayun valley in the north to...

Lower Galilee, Nazareth

Lower Galilee and the Izrael Valley date back to biblical times. Yael and Sisra, Gideon and the Mediyin, King Saul's last battle on the...

The Arava and Eilat

The Arava is a plain on the Israel-Jordan boarder stretching 170 km, along route 90 from the Dead See to the Red Sea. On the east, it...

The Dead Sea

The Dead Sea is the lowest point on earth at -432 meters and salt concentration of above 34%. It stretches for +100 km from Almog in the...

The Golan Heights

The Golan in an elevated volcanic plateau stretching for 70 km from the Yarmouk rive in the south, to the Saar river in the north. The...

Jordan Valley

The Jordan Valley stretches along the Jordan river between the Sea of Galilee in the north to the Dead Sea in the south for 110 km. There...

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