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Travel Blogs from Tiberias
... of the lake near the hotel. Unfortunately, we arrived at 1800, just as they were closing for the evening. They could tell we were disappointed and allowed us to order drinks from the bar. A pleasant hour and a half was spent in a lovely setting overlooking the Sea of Galilee.
Then, it was back to the hotel for another buffet dinner. We concluded the evening sitting outside our rooms having a cuppa and a chat. Another wonderful day.
... some of the group boarded a boat on the Sea for the trip back to Tiberias, whilst others of us took the opportunity to walk around the Tiberias waterfront, looking at the Crusader Castles that had been turned into Chinese restaurants and Italian gelati shops. The read out on the gauge on the waterfront told us that today the Sea was 231 metres below sea level. It's not tidal, as it's fresh water and not open to the oceans, but the level does vary depending on how ...
... time drinking, eating, and talking under the pines. What an unexpected treat! We drove slowly down the mountainside in a sublime mood.
Even before we had decided to go to Israel, our daughter Emily showed us a very enticing article in Saveur magazine about food in the Galilee. One of the suggested restaurants was called Goats With the Wind, in Yodfat. I managed to find their website:
... of the Dead Sea. In the caves in the cliffs towering above were found hundreds of ancient scrolls containing older versions of the scriptures than we had before. Scholars are still sorting through and translating them, and they are shedding new light on the gospel. This place is one of the reasons I wanted to come on this trip, and it was incredible to be there.
Next we headed north to Jericho, where we ...
... scene of the last hold-out of Jewish resistance to the Romans in 70AD before the entire band of 900 zealots committed suicides to avoid capture, one of the highlights of the tour. (1.5 hours) 3:00 – Swimming in the Dead Sea, lowest point on earth; some 3700 feet below see level; at the Mineral Beach Spa. (2 hours) 7:00 pm – arrival and dinner in Jerusalem at Hotel Dan ...
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