Winter in Jerusalem 2012 Winter in Jerusalem 2012


After several years with relatively poor winters, the winter of 2011 & 2012 has been a real winter. There has been lots of rain over much of Israel and considerable snow over the Hermon. Jerusalem has been no exception with impressive rainfall, one false alarm predicting…
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Tel Aviv Port Tel Aviv Port


Tel Aviv Port is a  happening place – the renovated the port area and building are now full of trendy shops, cafés and also clubs after dark.   Enjoy the wooden broad walk (careful when wet) and the views. There are eclectic groups of passers by,…
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Christian Quarter Christian Quarter


The Christian Quarter occupies the northwest quadrant of the Old City.  It is home to several dozen Christian institutions ranging from churches and monasteries to schools, clinics, printing presses and pilgrims hostels belonging to numerous denominations.  The Church of the Holy Sepulcher lies on its eastern…
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