TripAdvisor Reviews Strand Hotel Jerusalem
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... and pride.
Located at our original site in the Musrara neighborhood of Old Jerusalem, the small shack which was originally used as the bookbindery has grown into an impressive complex. The original group of 8 elderly men has grown to more than 300 elderly men and women who come daily to its many workshops. Bookbinding has expanded into ceramics, metalwork, embroidery, silk painting, woodwork, paper mache and much more, but Yad LaKashish: Lifeline for the Old ...
... better lit than I remembered. I was enthralled with these ruins. As I stood on an original mosaic floor, I actually had chills! And in every direction I could see that the complex went on under the modern day buildings. I would so live to work on a dig like this one. No more will be uncovered here though as people today do need a place to live, I guess! Drat! I took a different route back to the hotel ; the way I used to go when I was here before. This took ...
... anything; they can not cook, turn on or off anything, drive, let alone pull toilet paper off the role to wipe your butt. They instead just eat food that was already prepared, read, and take walk with friends. AKA truly relax.
After the tour I meander my way to Mount of Olives, and wow. While I was in the Garden of Gethsemane I felt God presence, it is truly a holy place. "Father God I do not understand you, but I do trust you" ...
... but they were all sharing the same experience." - Sabine Ganezer
"This was the first time in religion where I really felt something. The experience was something I've never seen before." - Julien Mascarade
"You feel like you're part of something bigger than yourself." - Rebecca Sokol
After the Kotel, we returned to the hotel to rest up and prepare for more exciting days ahead!
... at an Arabic Restaurant, ahhhh falafel, shawarma, humus and pita accompanied by little bowls of salad. Rest at last in a cool room. That night was, of course Shabbat. Now as discussed pretty much all closes in Jerusalem. So Lee and I decided to have dinner in the hotel, what an experience in itself. First sitting at 6.30 for the, it turned out, "Christian Pilgrimage" tours, mainly Spanish and French speakers and the Arabic guests, do not forget us seating at 7.15, then ...
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