Tal Hotel, Tel Aviv - an Atlas Hotel
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Arrived quite zombie tired but otherwise it was a great trip. An elderly gentleman named Jacob picks us up at the airport. He is a polish Jew that came to Israel in the early 1940's. States, " I look at the future, not the past. If I look at the past I am an old man" We are at the hotel waiting to check in. Sorely in need of a shower and nap before …
Today was a VERY busy day. Out of hotel by 8:30. First, we went to Jaffa which is only 10 minutes from Tel Aviv (TV) and is an ancient city dating back to biblical times. It is located on an elevated rocky peninsula jutting out into the sea and is the site of many biblical stories, where Jonah met his whale, St. Peter lived there for awhile, the …
Bob and I arrived safely in Tel Aviv yesterday. We flew separately on different airlines using frequent flier miles. He went from LAX to NY and then on to Tel Aviv on El Al which is the national airline of Israel. They supposedly have the best security in the world, for good reason. As he was waiting at the check in desk in NY, a man came up to him …
... on board, so if you sit close enough to the buses at lunch stops you can hitch a free ride. Given that they park outside our hotel .....
The taxi driver was really obliging and didn't seem to mind dropping us off at the funky Sadot Airport rather than the airport itself - probably easier for him too, though he didn't know it existed. Checked in, and then visited the kosher McDonalds conveniently situated in the ...
... is actually a Moshav which is a little different from a kibbutz. A moshav is like a kibbutz but the families live a more independent life. Yad-Hashmona is 15 Kim's west of Jerusalem near the biblical city of Kiryath Yearim. I took the bus to Jerusalem and then another one to Yad-Hasmona. Yad-Hasmona was founded in 1971 by Finnish Christians. They run a guest house here. There are 20 volunteers here total. I was giving a job in ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsTal Hotel, Tel Aviv - an Atlas Hotel
Small but comfortable room. At first they could not find our reservation and also did't recognize the name of the tour company. We we're thankfully able to check into our room early after a little wait as we were dog tired after the flight.
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