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Travel Blogs from Nazareth
We have arrived in "the land of milk and honey" - Israel the promised land that was called Palestine in the time of Jesus, the land which God promised to Abraham and Jacob. Arrival in the village of Nazareth on the 1st day of our Holy Land pilgrimage. Father Lionel brought us to the Casa Nova Hotel run by Franciscans which is right opposite the …
As my eyes slowly drift open and my mind starts to come around I realized today was the big day. I would be putting on my backpack and walking out of town into the high heat and the unknown. Fauzi Azar Inn was a great place to stay and was really welcoming and helpful with information to support me on my hike. The Arabian City, Nazareth, has a variety of sights and sounds (which the night prior was ...
... is not far from the border with Lebanon. It was quite a hike uphill from the car to get there but the views were worthwhile.
We continued driving near the Lebanese border and stopped eventually in the Jewish (Orthodox) town of Safed. We visited an Ashkenazi synagogue here, and the strangest thing was that the caretaker of the synagogue was a Londoner. Visited an interesting candle shop. I was a bit hungry not having had lunch and ate some local felafel.
... br> their midst, he went away.
Mount Precipice is the traditional site where the citizenry of Nazareth
tried to dispose of their hometown boy Jesus. It is south of the
original city of Nazareth some 4 km uphill. What anger must have made
family and friends violently drag Jesus to his death. Why were friends
and family so filled with wrath that they would desire Jesus death? Let us ...
... one of only a few major migration chokepoints in the world. As we were to learn, all but the smallest and lightest of migratory birds prefer to fly over land. This is because they make expert use of the thermals. The sea has no thermals, and thus ocean-traveling birds must use their own power all the way; the jumbled geography of the land, on the other hand, is variably heated by the sun. This results in thermal updrafts along cliff edges, in ...
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