Hotel Beit Maimon
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... i've never been to a kibbutz before and it was only our first meal. By the way, a kibbutz is like a commune, if you don't know.
We also got our work assignments. I'll be working in something called the soundings. i have no idea where that is on the site but like I keep saying, we'll see. The last week has really been a 'we'll see' kind of week. I met some people I'm working with and they ...
... us to Ein Hod (artist colony). We enjoyed meeting several artists, one who worked exclusively in creating metal creatures, another who created progressive impressionist landscapes of her home, another who come from New York and specialized in painting sexy women’s legs and shoes, and finally an old man who had an obsession with antique music boxes. The most interesting was by far the music box man who put on a show for us in a warehouse-like room filled ...
... During the Byzantine period (324 – 638 AD) the city flourished. Following the Arab conquest in 640 AD, the city lost its political and economic significance. Most of its citizens left the city and it became a forsaken village.
In retrospect, it is mind boggling to think that between 568 BC and 1917 AD, Caesarea was occupied by the Persians (568-332 BC), Greeks (332–37 BC), Romans (37BC– 638 AD), Arabs (638–1099 AD), Crusaders ...
... amp; made a Maritime City on the Mediterranean Sea: Cesaria Maritime -Here, Paul imprisoned for 2 yrs. Paul preached frm this amphitheater( Herod Agrippa died here eaten by worms when he accepted to be worshiped as a God. ) Here where underwater cement invented. Herod made Hippodrome. Best archaeological techniques used here.( stacks in spike electrical current to find Bysantine streets & walls. Also place where Paul preached to Agrippa & he said he was ...
... game, maybe Snakes and Ladders. Now every time you approach the last line on the top, you discover that there is a new snake that not only you couldn't prepare for it, but you need to change you plans once more in order to be compatible with the rules!
THIS DROVE ME MAD!
I will give you a couple of examples:
1) Being an Australian is very helpful getting into the US. Great. But this means I have only 3 months to be in the US (only ...
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- Room service
- Free parking