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The Incense Cities of the Negev – World Heritage

Deserts have always seemed mysterious and exotic to me. Growing up I devoured stories of exploration, exotic caravans, and women wearing gauzy belly dancing outfits. I drooled over the idea of having my own camel to take care of as […]

Bahai Gardens Haifa

Reflection #576 – UNESCO World Heritage Site, Baha’i Gardens

One of Haifa’s claim to fame – The gorgeous Baha’i Gardens The first night we were in Israel, we drove straight up to Haifa. Our hotel clerk suggested that we eat on the Ben Gurion Road, because it has the […]

Caesarea

Checking Out the Roman City of Caesarea in Israel

A fantastic site located between Tel Aviv and Haifa, Caesarea in Israel, are Roman ruins worth the visit. Touted as one of the most impressive archaeological sites in Israel, Caesarea is recommended on almost every website I read prior to jumping […]

Jerusalem World Heritage Site

UNESCO World Heritage Site – Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem. The name evokes visions of life thousands of years ago when the world’s main religions were just taking root. That is exactly why, in 1982, it was inscripted on the UNESCO World Heritage List. Wow! The old city of […]

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