Travel Blogs from Jaffa, Israel

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Bella's first professional modeling gig, Jaffa, Israel travel blog

Bella's first professional modeling gig

A travel blog entry by laorfamily

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... pretty long time to drive there, we managed to do a bit of the Tel-Aviv boardwalk and some of the old city of Jaffa. Jaffa is where the prophet Jonah hails from (remember, the story with the whale?), and where the Andromeda Rock resides.  ...

Belly update, Jaffa, Israel travel blog

Belly update

A travel blog entry by jimmymacfad

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... down the motorway in my private lane to Tel Aviv. Ilay met me at the end of the motorway with happy smiles, escorted me into the city and treated me to celebratory beer and roast beef sandwiches. Slovakia to Israel, 4,044 km. 82 Days Weight 77 ...

Our last full day in Eretz, Jaffa, Israel travel blog

Our last full day in Eretz

A travel blog entry by schaffertrio

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... fridge, went to pay and the young Arab cashier said 50. I said no, he said 25. Unbelievable. Buyer beware..... We walled around Jaffa for about 30 minutes, was ok but we were pretty disappointed. We decided to walk a bit along the promenade to go back ...

New and Old, Tel Aviv - Jaffa, Israel travel blog

New and Old

A travel blog entry by rutgervd

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... Tel Aviv and I decided I wanted to go to Jaffa today. Jaffa is actually not Tel Aviv, but these two cities merged a while back. Jaffa exists for 4000 years, Tel Aviv only since 1909. A huge contrast :) I don't know why, but when I got to Jaffa it was ...

Exploring, Tel Aviv/Jaffa, Israel travel blog

Exploring

A travel blog entry by _tz_

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... water - the rest considers it too cold.When heading down south, long before you reach it, you see it: the old port of Jaffa. It looks really nice must be one of the oldest towns around. They are renovating it and there are artists and galleries there. ...

Israel the holy land, Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, Old Jaffa, Masada, Dead Sea, Israel travel blog

Israel the holy land

A travel blog entry by alexapril604

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... , Alex and I have just returned from 31 days around the world for the holidays and some stops at Motorola Plants for Alex. Israel was our first destination. We arrived in Tel Aviv late on Monday Dec 12 and checked in to the Sheraton on the Beach. ...

Jaffa, Jaffa, Israel travel blog

Jaffa

A travel blog entry by geocodedart

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View of Jaffa painting by Eduard Hildebrandt  ...

Old Jaffa and new Tel Aviv, Jaffa, Israel travel blog

Old Jaffa and new Tel Aviv

A travel blog entry by patandsue

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... in the garden and then out to wander the streets on foot leaving the car to rest today. Walked through to old Jaffa; first stop the Information Centre – closed! Second stop the Antiquities Museum – closed! Third stop patisserie – ...

Across Israel; from the Dead Sea to the Med, Jaffa, Israel travel blog

Across Israel; from the Dead Sea to the Med

A travel blog entry by patandsue

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... helped that we had the site to ourselves and the coolness of the caverns was a welcome contrast from the baking sun. Arrived in Jaffa/Tel Aviv during peak hour traffic (why do we keep making this same stupid mistake wherever we travel in the world?). Got ...

Jerusalem Day 8: Latrun base, Yafo/TLV, Jaffa, Israel travel blog

Jerusalem Day 8: Latrun base, Yafo/TLV

A travel blog entry by grossmanjh

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Independence Day, Jerusalem. Day 24 4/29/09 Tel Aviv, Israel Today is our last day in J'Lem we are going to Tel Aviv and to the Latrun army museum. We finally get close and we are going to try to find the army base so we head down a dirt road ...

Day 2 - Jaffa (Ancient Joppa), Jaffa, Israel travel blog

Day 2 - Jaffa (Ancient Joppa)

A travel blog entry by michaelsotosr

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JAFFA (Joppa; יָפוֹ), ancient port city in the central sector of the Ereẓ Israel coast. The meaning of the name Jaffa (Yaffo) is "lovely" or "pretty." The ancient city was built on a hill jutting out slightly from the ...

We saw most of Israel, Jaffa, Tel Aviv, Haifa, Nazareth, Jerusalem, Bethlehem, Israel travel blog

We saw most of Israel

A travel blog entry by c.i.222

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... already traveled there, so I met the group in Tel Aviv, the starting and ending city for our journey in Israel.   . . . . . . . . . . . . Jelad Peled, our Tour Director, was the best of all directors I have traveled with before or ...

Joppa Jaffa Tel Aviv, Jaffa, Israel travel blog

Joppa Jaffa Tel Aviv

A travel blog entry by droeh

i will include pics in a little bit.   I could have spent all day here.   Lots of great ...

$8.00 per gallon for gas, Jaffa, Israel travel blog

$8.00 per gallon for gas

A travel blog entry by ec4stx

... nbsp; We finally found a restaurant which was open.  An Irish Pub (sad that we had to eat Pub grub in Israel, but the good ethnic food was not available)...which had 2 armed guards outside checking for guns.  Not sure we felt ...

The Shimon Peres Center for Peace, Jaffa, Israel travel blog

The Shimon Peres Center for Peace

A travel blog entry by rvenezia

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...  social and economic cooperation to co-exist together in peace.  It is the most famous co-existence place in Israel.  I got an internship working for the Sports Department at the Peres Center.  The department has a very ...

Nov 21, 2010, Jaffa, Israel travel blog

Nov 21, 2010

A travel blog entry by rennie-brewers

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Old Jaffa, Old Jaffa, Israel travel blog

Old Jaffa

A travel blog entry by djpick

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Old Jaffa From Caesarea we drove through downtown Tel Aviv to get to Old Jaffa. Church of St. Peter We celebrated mass in the Franciscan Church of St. Peter. This is the site where Jonah left on his sea voyage and St. Peter had a vision. It is also ...

Kein normaler Start, Jaffa, Israel travel blog

Kein normaler Start

A travel blog entry by _mort_

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... Tour mitten in der Weihnachtsnacht. Ich freue mich sie dabei zu haben und nicht alleine am Flughafen warten zu müssen. Nach Israel gibt es bereits in Frankfurt spezielle Gates, an denen man nicht nur wie üblich einmal, sondern dann später noch ein ...

Day 22: The Bubble and the Bomb Squad, Jaffa, Israel travel blog

Day 22: The Bubble and the Bomb Squad

A travel blog entry by rmisaac

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... "The Bubble" by Eytan Fox (he also made "Walk on Water," which features a Dead Sea scene that became Kevin's #1 thing-to-do in Israel--getting covered in therapeutic mud). "The Bubble" is Tel Aviv's nickname, in that it appears to be so insulated from the ...

Jaffa, by Nancy M., Jaffa, Israel travel blog

Jaffa, by Nancy M.

A travel blog entry by sla514

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... and are displayed on the upper section of the walls.  At the end of the street was an unusual sculpture inspired by the Jaffa orange. An orange tree was suspended from a wire, it's entire root system held above the ground in a large pottery vessel. ...

Travels in Jaffa, Jaffa, Israel travel blog

Travels in Jaffa

A travel blog entry by rvenezia

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... ;90 minute journey through the lives of ten people who joined the Palmach, one of the major underground movements that helped Israel achieve their independence.  I've visited many museums and I felt like I was in the center of the fight for ...

Old Jaffa, Jaffa, Israel travel blog

Old Jaffa

A travel blog entry by followkim

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Today we visited Old Jaffa, a port city that dates back to biblical ...

Sadly, words are not feelings..., Dead Sea, Jaffa, & Jerusalem Old City, Israel travel blog

Sadly, words are not feelings...

A travel blog entry by splunk

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... Deborah and now for us, just touched a special resonant chord inside that I experienced when I was young… the people of Israel, and Shahar’s family for sure, knew/know what traditions and rituals shud never be lost… perhaps sadly I ...

Final Tour Day, Jaffa, Israel travel blog

Final Tour Day

A travel blog entry by amy8y8

... a great night to top it all off with. I will never look at the bible the same. It has brought it to life. So it's bye Israel for now but I'm sure we'll meet again in the Lor'd triumphant return. Thank you for teaching me more about God & His ...

Jaffa, Jaffa, Israel travel blog

Jaffa

A travel blog entry by nooraojala

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Jaffa has charm, perfect place to hang around and be ...

Jaffa, Jaffa, Israel travel blog

Jaffa

A travel blog entry by vern_hakes

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... become Christianity. It is quite humbling to be in these ancient places about which I've read so many times. Following Jaffa we headed south towards the Negev stopping in the Valley of Elah. This marked the ancient border between the Israelites and ...

Last day in Tel Aviv - moving on, Tel Aviv-Jaffa, Israel travel blog

Last day in Tel Aviv - moving on

A travel blog entry by topher1948

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... city hall, up to the new financial district with all the skyscrapers, along the coast in the hotel district and ending up in Jaffa. We were stuck in a traffic jam there for a while and the driver said there was "some police action". In this place that ...

Jaffa and Tel Aviv, Jaffa, Israel travel blog

Jaffa and Tel Aviv

A travel blog entry by dayna-tom-2013

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... (Utah has difficulty striping its roads), the drivers are crazy, but we have yet to see an accident in either Jordan or Israel. The pedestrians in Jordan were crazier than the drivers.  I haven't looked at today's pictures so I might not send any ...

Discovering Yafo/Jaffa, Jaffa, Israel travel blog

Discovering Yafo/Jaffa

A travel blog entry by hannaholiff

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This morning we explored the sub city of Tel- Aviv called Yafo (Jaffa in English). This is the oldest port city in Israel. The views were amazing of the port, boats, and a panorama of downtown Tel ...

Ankunft und Altstadtbummel in Tel Aviv-Jaffa, Jaffa-Tel Aviv, Israel travel blog

Ankunft und Altstadtbummel in Tel Aviv-Jaffa

A travel blog entry by jerusalem2013

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Genf-Tel Aviv Zu nachtschlafener Stunde besteigen wir den Hotelbus zum Flughafen. Die Formalitäten gehen problemlos vonstatten, hüben wie drüben. Der Flug ist ab und zu ruppig, aber wir kommen gut auf dem Flugplatz Ben Gurion an. Nun müssen wir die ...

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