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•Taken to the central holocaust museum,Yad Vashem .Dedicated to the 6 million Jews killed in the holocaust,built to represent a ghetto-grey & drab.Mainly underground it is a long prismatic structure cut through the hillside,galleries branch off this spoke like shaft.These galleries present the holocaust from a unique Jewish perspective, …
... he guide - $18 for two sandwiches and two drinks - we moved on to the Church of the Nativity. We last visited here 33 years ago and although the church was the same, the parking arrangements were a little different on our lay visit we caught a taxi right to the church. This time we were let off at a large bus/taxi station and then a 15 minute walk to the church. Church is divided into Catholic, Orthodox, and Armenian areas. We were able to get down to the "place" if ...
... pops out to gasps and stifled screams from these tourists. I giggled a bit as they madly were making notes of this strange experience a highlight for them in Israel.
We had emerged out from under the Davidson southern excavations area. Apparently there was an up-side... by coming through the tunnel in this way we gained free admission to the museum area. Bonus... but a bit smelly.
Time for lunch (but only after washing our hands).
We then went to ...
... over 15000 fragments and 122 biblical scrolls. Every Old Testament book excluding Esther have been found in these caves.
We then visited the gift shop which had so many interesting items you could purchase. Many of the group thought of getting little Israelis trinkets to take home to loved ones... But Steve said its best to check on eBay as you can get all this stuff quarter of the price from China. So we brought a postcard to send back to little Lawson instead.
Our time in israel has been fantastic so far! We've been hiking, rafted on the Jordan River, went out on the town in Tel Aviv, and attended the Pride Parade in the most progressive city in the Middle East! We have been having a blast, and have met so ...