Kibbutz Ein Gedi
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TravelPod Member ReviewsKibbutz Ein Gedi
This is an amazing location in the world. I have stayed both at the Kibbutz (Botanical Gardens) and Field School (hostel). Both were excellent accomodations and food! The hostel is much less expensive what is different is the Kibbutz has an awesome pool, lies in the heart of a very spectacular botanical garden, and you are closer to real Israeli life from the Kibbutz.
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... the entire area in with dirt. This is how
they built things back in that time period. This new level was built
with archways underneath to support the upper level creating all these
caves below. The caves covered the original Western Wall, which had one
foundation stone that was just amazing. I have no idea how that stone
was cut, nor how ...
... with Jewish customs or what Shabbat is this is a very quick explanation that I too learned so much more about. Her pour family were so gracious in answering my endless questions. I just find their holidays and religion so fascinating. So Shabbat is observed after sun down on the Friday and lasts until there is three stars visible in the sky on the Saturday. It is to remember the biblical creation of the heavens and rest from the six days of the creation of the earth. Therefore ...
... one day (Zechariah 14:4). We then walked down the Mount of Olives along the Palm Sunday path, walking on many of the same stones that Jesus did. We visited Caiaphas' palace where Jesus was tried, convicted and lowered into a cell in the dungeon to await his death (John 18:22) We saw the potter's field where Judas is believed to be buried. Our guide also pointed out the upper room which is built above David's tomb, the City of David and ...