Various Sights Published on: September 20, 2016January 23, 2017 by RR2 Category:Holy Land Tour Click any photo to enlarge. The mighty, raging Jordan river They grow bananas in Israel. Here are two soldiers thumbing for a ride. This practice was ruled to be too dangerous in the wake of all the terrorist attacks. This marble statue shows Roman soldiers carrying a Jewish menorah back to Rome after the conquest of 70 AD. I'm being baptized in the Jordan River. Glory Hallelujah! Hallelujah! Hallelujah! Israel's Ben Gurion Airport When I went to Israel, one of the most interesting tidbits I picked up is that a "tell" represents the layers of debris that build up as one civilization build on the ruins of another. These tells can become huge like the one seen here. We went to a museum and where impressed by this pile of clay shoes that represented the shoes of Jews that piled up as they were killed in the death camps of WWII. An example of drip irrigation This is not a prison; it's an Israeli settlement. <<< Return to Holy Land Tour
You must be logged in to post a comment.