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Last Stop In Israel: Elate – Boarder of Israel and Jordan

My last stop in Israel is Elate, a resort town located in south Israel on the red sea. From there, I went across the Israel and Jordan boarder to start my journey in Jordan. It all went very fast, so I didn't even have the chance to feel excited…
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Israel Photo Diary – Sea of Galilee And Jordan River Baptism Site

It was a sunny and warm day touring around the Sea of Galilee and the Jordan River Baptism site. I didn't mind 30+ degree heat at all. And it's always good to see the sun shine everyday. Sun makes people happy. It surely makes me happy. What…
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Israel Photo Diary: Capernaum

Capernaum used to be  a fishing village located on the northern shore of the Sea of Galilee. A house turned into a church by the Byzantines is said to be the home of Saint Peter. This is a modern Memorial built over the house of St Peter. The…
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Israel Photo Diary: Church of the Multiplication

During the tour to the Sea of Galilee region, we visited the church of the Multiplication in Tabgha. Here are some photos this Roman catholic church. Of course there are lots of fish related objects because this is where 5000 people were fed:) …
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Nazareth Photo Diary: The Church of Annunciation and the Church of St. Joseph

Wish I had read the Bible thoroughly so I'd be more knowledgeable about all the churches and Bible stories. But thanks to the tour, I picked up a lot along the way. We travelled to Nazareth in northern Israel where the Church of Annunciation…
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Exploring The Ruins Of Caesarea National Park, Israel

On the way back to Haifa, I had the chance to explore the Ruins of Caesarea, an ancient Roman city on the Coast of Israel. King Herod built Caesarea as a luxury city carefully planned 2000 years ago, with streets and monuments such as temples,…
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Israel Travel Diary: Akko (Acre) In Photos

There are many places in Israel that I wouldn't mind visiting again and spending more time to explore. Mediterranean coastal city Akko (Acre) is one of them. Steeped in medieval crusader history, The Old City of Akko is a UNESCO World…
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Is Floating In The Dead Sea Overrated?

Floating in the Dead Sea was on my bucket list. Now I've ticked it off the list. Was I ecstatic about the experience? Hardly. I know I could be too critical at times. There's also a saying: the more you expect, the more disappointed you'll…
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Touring The Amazing Masada Ancient Fortress

I loved taking a cable car up to the high desert and touring around the ancient fortress Masada. Israel continues to amaze me and I'm so glad I made it here to keep on learning the rich history around this fanscinating region. Masada…
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Exploring Old Jaffa, Tel Aviv

Most people commented "You are very brave" when they found out I was travelling to Israel on my own. Middle East, is unsafe for travellers in many people's eyes. My personal experience in Tel Aviv speaks otherwise. I was of course, a little…
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Photo Diary Of Rosh HaNikra, Israel

I didn't know where Rosh Hanikra is; didn't even have time to Google it before I went. I simple trusted the driver and the tour guide that they'd take me to somewhere rather amazing. They surely did. It was more than an amazing experience. What…
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Day Trip To Haifa, Israel

I've been wanting to see Egypt for as long as I remember, but never had a strong desire to explore Israel. Since I decided to go Jordan and Egypt and Jordan anyway, it's logical to tag Israel along. This might be a once in a life time opportunity…