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Travel Blogs from Ein Bokek
This blog is being published after my return home due to very limited internet access on the trip. Some was written on the trip and some afterwards
I can't say I'm glad to be back in the Middle East, its not my favorite part of the world, but I've now been about 5 times and there is a certain pleasing familiarity to it. In the cities the …
... br> After hiking the Mujib with Neil, our other friends came to pick us up so we could all return to the Holiday Inn Dead Sea Resort together. We were able to pay incredibly low prices to split rooms because of Ramadan. We quickly ate lunch and headed down to the sea to experience the floating action. It’s true! You really cannot control your body floating, and sometimes it is difficult to touch the bottom because the water is lifting you up so much. All ...
... I forgot already, along with how to say 'how much'--whoops), with a red sauce/spread on it--it was soooo good, and cheap too! The sandwiches earlier in the day were 1.5 JD apiece, and we each chipped in 2 JD for dinner (it probably should have been closer to 3, but Nancy is going to subsidize some of our dinners, and the weekend transportation, since none of us students have as much money as we expected to).
We then took ...
... was occupied by Byzantine monks in the 5th century. Another structure I found interesting was the Columbarium tower. A lookout tower which had niches in the bottom where pigeons were raised for food and fertilizer. It took me over 2 hours to explore the site; this turned out to be perfect because as I finished the first cable car dropped off a bunch of Japanese tourist. I am sure they appreciate the death over surrender mentality of the zealots.
My only regret ...
... floor that was very very old and interesting.
We stoped at the Jordan River on the way down to take the opportunity to be baptized like Jesus in the river. It was a wonderful experience. We were all so glad we did it. River was narrow and cool. Jordan on one side, Israel on the other in a span of 10 feet.
Everywhere you look in ...
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