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Salt and Water – To the Dead Sea region

The dead sea is going to die!  In a one day tour to the lowest place on earth we will check the link between the salt and the fact that the sea is in danger.  Is it reversible?  What happened

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On memory and forgetfulness in the streets of Jaffa

“Jaffa, belle of the seas, ancient city,” wrote Nobel Prize winning writer Shmuel Yosef Agnon, “changes with the nature of her inhabitants.”  And Jaffa has certainly had some dramatic changes over the past 150 years.  Which Jaffa do we remember? 

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To Lachish and Azeka

Lachish is one of the most interesting sites in Israel.  A long documented history, a colorful excavation team and one earthenware which tells of especially dramatic days.  We will take a journey following the Lachish earthenware to the last days

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To Herodium – King Herod’s Fort

  At the end of the desert there is an amazing place – This place, Herodium, would be the best spot we could choose in order to read the book Antiquities of the Jews. Is it a man made hill?

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My week

  • 24.2.2018
"A refugee does not deport another refugee" a demonstration of those who support stopping the deportation of #refugees from Israel. #telaviv 
הפגנה נגד גירוש ה#פליטים מישראל. #תלאביב
  • 23.2.2018
#tayasimspring int the #judeanmountains 
#עיןטייסים ב #הריירושלים
  • 22.2.2018
The #dormitionabbey #jerusalem 
#כנסייתהדורמציון  #ירושלים
  • 21.2.2018
The lobby of the #waldrofastoria hotel #jerusalem 
הלובי של מלון #וולדורףאסטוריה #ירושלים
  • 20.2.2018
The #forest comes back to life after last year fire #mounteitan the #judeanmountains #jnf
היער חוזר לחיים לאחר השריפה של השנה שעברה #הראיתן #הרייהודה #קקל
  • 19.2.2018
#snail #jerusalem 
#חילזון  #ירושלים
  • 18.2.2018
 #mamillamall #Jerusalem 
#ממילא #ירושלים

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