Lot Spa Hotel on the Dead Sea
Travel Blogs from Ein Bokek
... that Israel had erected in disobedience to God's commands for worship; Josiah eventually destroyed this place of worship. We were reminded by Walt that we are to worship God the way he has prescribed; we don't worship Him on our own terms or in our own way. The altar remnant there is amazingly well preserved.
There were many shepherds with their sheep on the hills as we traveled today. Many of them are Muslim Bedoiuns. They live close ...
... following the peace treaty with Israel and the removal of mines along the Jordan River. I'd read a lot about it, and the scientific and archeological evidence that this was indeed the area in which John the Baptist preached and performed his baptisms. While we wanted to visit, it would have required several hours and we elected to skip it and continue our trip south, as we had to be in the town of Wadi Musa (where Petra is located) no later than 6:30pm.
... And when she joined me, despite the cool temperatures she seemed to enjoy the water too, as the photos will attest.
After our outdoor desalination under the cold showers we drove back south toward Korin’s. On the way we passed the immense Dead Sea Works, a series of buildings and chutes conveyer belts and equipment ominously hunkered down in the dusk. It was like a scene from a steampunk movie: enormous rusty buildings, monumental ...
... thousand words, so I will post a lot more photos than usual.
To conclude this entry, I have been in Israel for about four months and I think that it’s time for to come clean about something. I came to Israel to help others, but in the process of doing that I have become a better person and just have to accept that all good things must come to an end, and that is why I will be home on the night of January 31, 2013. ...
... You don’t want to get this stuff in your eyes; there are flush stations here and there along the edge of the water just in case – kind of like high school chemistry class. It’s generally best to think of it not so much as water, but as a kind of sulfuric acid that you can float in, carefully. More on the floating in a moment.
The following day we rendezvoused with Kate and Jake in the morning and drove back up the ...
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