Travel Blogs from Jerusalem
... Bus Station. The last coach going to Beersheva was leaving in half an hour, so I thought I was lucky that I got to the station in time. While I was waiting for the coach, an Israeli guy talked to me. I told him that I was going to Beersheva where I would change to another bus to Ezuz. I did not know why he sounded amazed when he heard that I was heading to Ezuz. Well, anyway, about ten minutes later, a girl friend of his ...
... of Israel and Palestine to hear their stories. We all are ptetty familiar with the story of a certain Gallilian from a long time ago but we should get to know today's stories as well. This evening we heard the story of a successful Palestinian Christian business man. Born in the Muslim quarter of Old Jerusalem, Elias was one of seven children in a Catholic Palestinian home. In 1974 Elias' father was killed by an Israeli soldier for no apparent reason. ...
... in the midst of talking or writing about my travels and those of my family and friends, I am amazed at our lives. We are doing things we never even dreamed of as children. In the afternoon, I substituted for the Nanny when the girls got home from school.
Monday 3 June: The heat wave continues...93F today. I slept late and then took the train into the city center for a browse along ...
... swimming (it was too cold for Michael and Geula) in the famous lake Kineret.
South Israel & Negev
ˇ Dead Sea – The surface of the Dead Sea is the lowest point on earth at 427 meters below sea level. The boys were psyched to have visited both the lowest and highest (Lake Titicaca in Bolivia) navigable lakes in the world. The site is spectacular; the colors of the water are green and blue with white patches from the ...
... a few items. As I was walking, it was beginning to hit me that I had just moved to Israel and fulfilled the dreams of so many of my ancestors. I was starting to get verklempt at the thought that I'm now an Israeli in Israel, and then some guy drove past while whistling and making a kissy face, making me laugh
and feel like I was back in St. Kitts.
Dinner was pizza that was ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Strand Hotel Jerusalem
Other places to stay in Jerusalem
1, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $153
- Simply Grand
- Best service at the grand court jerusalem
- Pleasure vacation not a night mare
ימין משה, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $106
Saint George St. 9, Jerusalem | Hotelfrom $100
אבו תור, Jerusalem | 5 star hotelfrom $475
- Best Breakfast Buffet in the World
- Fantastic Hotel, I recommend it to everyone
- By far the best hotel in Jerusalem. Definitely stay here.
אבו תור, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $157
- Nice hotel
- Schönes Hotel
- No volveré a llevar allí a mis grupos
גִּבְעַת שַׁפִּירָא, Jerusalem | 5 star hotelfrom $168
רוממה, Jerusalem | 5 star hotelfrom $143
אבו תור, Jerusalem | 5 star hotelfrom $279
- Liked the Inbal
- Ideal location but noisy
- Good Hotel but not great
אבו תור, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $148
- Ok but for religous
- Preis/Leistung und das Hotel waren super
- Great Hotel, Great Value
39 Keren Hayesod Street, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $193
- My Stay was great
- Great location, very solid hotel
- Great deal on a decent price hotel
רוממה, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $108
ימין משה, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $152
הרובע הנוצרי, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $93
- Jeusalem gold
- Good - but be warned!
- Jerusalem Gold has the Midas touch for reasonable price!
1, Jerusalem | 5 star hotelfrom $399
- Poor Service in Jerusalem
- A fabulous hotel
- Excellent Hotel
גִּבְעַת רָם, Jerusalem | 5 star hotelfrom $136
מקור ברוך, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $112
בית וגן, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $122
נחלאות, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $177
- Wonderful Location and Stay
- Don't go there
- Beautiful Hotel, Beautiful Setting
1, Jerusalem | 5 star hotelfrom $360
אבו תור, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $148
1, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $98
א-טור, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $98
גִּבְעַת רָם, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $188
הרובע המוסלמי, Jerusalem | 1 star hotelfrom $140
גִּבְעַת רָם, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $137
- Not bad at all if you're not fussy
- I really enjoyed this hotel.
- Total letdown
אבו תור, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $154