Crowne Plaza Hotel Eilat
Travel Blogs from Eilat
The days are short over in this part of the world right now, and it reminds me of the winter pale I am going home to. Days where the sunlight dims before 5pm and the nights seem to last forever.
Here in Eilat, which is the hottest part of Israel, the sun shines brightly most of the day but it is still cool, barely registering above …
Resort town of Eilat, Israel. Day 26 5/1/09 Eilot, Israel Today we drove to Eilot. It was not that far, we passed by a water salition plant I think that's what it's called. It's where they take salt water from the ocean and turn it into drinking water. In our hotel is a sweet swimming pool. There big huge bubbles and a race to get through this …
... cab to get our bearings we go inside a shopping mall, but first we need to get searched and go through xray looking for whatever. We leave on the other end of the mall and end up at the beach and walk the promenade. It is a very pretty beach. We stop for a couple beers and snack and then continue to walk the entire promenade. It is so nice here, the vendors just look at you and maybe say hi. I do wish on occasions ...
... ready for shopping. On the way back to the ship, we stopped for a meal at what had been a town (very old) with many small buildings that had been converted to a 5 star hotel and restaurant. The tables were packed with many different salads for us before we headed to the buffet. We also had entertainment while we ate, two local musicians play stringed instruments and our guide got up ...
... to Christianity was a Roman centurion in Caesarea, and the Apostle Paul was imprisoned there before being transported to Rome to stand trial before Caesar himself, with unfortunate consequences. During both of the Jewish revolts against Rome, it was the martyrdom place of still-renowned Rabbis. It later became an important hub of the Byzantine Christian Empire, before falling to the Muslims. Noticeably, the evidence of Arab ...
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