Rimonim Palm Beach Hotel
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- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... enthusiasm and pride even though she knew we were not going to buy one.
Akko was a bit of a disappointment to me, as I had remembered being so impressed with it when I was here 30 years ago.
We are staying in the midst of the German Colony in Haifa, a renovated street with lots of history and chic restaurants if you look up the street you are in line with the 19 levels of garden leading up to the golden dome of the B'hai Shrine. If you look down you see the ...
... be. I mean, we were fully present at each of our stops so far, but it’s harder for me now than it was to replay them fully as a narrative rather than as an overall feeling. Does that make any sense?
On the way to Haifa we stopped at Akko. I was expecting an adventure through Crusader Village, in a city that developed as a major Phoenician, Crusader, and Byzantine city. It was a little disappointing – maybe in part because we parked ...
... I just mumbled a splattering of words hoping some of them were right or made sense.
Anyway, back to my travels. I got to Akko at about midday and I found my hostel. This was a proper budget hostel with the low green light flickering in the hallway and an electric organ with keys and pedals missing just lying there. It felt like something out of Apocolypse Now, Saigon, where you could see the reflection of sweat off of the owners' faces. They ...
... Then in 1967, Nasser from Egypt convinced all the surrounding Arab countries to attack. Israel beat them in what became known as the Six Day War and grabbed some extra territory for themselves. This was the start of the issue of Palestine and the West Bank and Gaza. Israel has compounded the problem by forcibly moving Palestinians out of their homes, by setting up Israeli settlements in the West Bank and by building the wall of separation but by grabbing additional ...
... a dip in a 500 year old mikvah located nearby. Following the mikvah programs, we enjoyed lunch and shopping time in the galleries and stores of Tzfat. Next, we checked into the hotel to rest and prepare for Shabbat!
Friday evening we met in our small "family groups," which each consist of five teens and one staff member, to plan one segment of our Shabbat experience. Yarden's group organized the first part of our Shabbat, which included teens ...