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So I'm back in Jerusalem and today I went to Yad Vashem. it is a Holocaust memorial on a hill here for the 6mil jews killed in the Holocaust. The main triangular building covers the whole thing from the start through the second world war till the end. I found it a bit hard to follow, at times there are 3 different TVs you can hear and try to follow. Most of it is in german or Hebrew, ...
... streets of Jerusalem we walked, singing Israeli and Hebrew songs at the top of our lungs. As we entered the Old City and then the compound where the Western Wall is, we broke out in Hatikvah. It was truly inspirational and uplifting, especially after the week in Poland!
Due to the light rain that came off and on throughout the day, the closing ceremony (called the MEGA event) was moved indoors at Jerusalem’s new basketball arena. Here we had an ...
I'm back in a first world country, and despite enjoying my detour through Egypt and Jordan there are a few comforts I have missed. These include tap water that I can drink and paying for things by credit card. Unfortunately, arrival in Israel also means everything has now doubled in price and there are far more tourists around. I guess you win some and lose some.
This morning I got up early to tackle the King Hussein / Allenby Bridge Crossing. ...
... in those days. There is a house of Simon the Tanner, but I haven’t been able to find out whether it’s
The sea front is really great with lots of fish restaurants in the old buildings. Some of them are being renovated and made into homes. What a place to live! And of course there were cats, and more cats. Ari hired a bike, riding up and down as we walked along. Jordy hopped on too, and they were having a great time.
I have to stop my orderly progression through our days in Israel to report on our intrepid tour's adventures of the last two days.
In the afternoon we went to investigate Israel's 'Burma Road' which was created in 1948 in Israel's War of Independence. Jerusalem had been cut off by the Arabs, and supply trucks trying to bring food to Jerusalem were destroyed. Things were getting desperate. The army managed to ...