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Bet She’an

One of the largest Roman ruins in Israel are found in Bet She’an, on the edge of the Jordan Valley. The Beit She’an National Park has unique archaeological excavation and provides a good idea of what a city in the Roman Empire looked like. The national park should be visited from July to the end…

Masada Gilboa Passion

Masada / Mezada

In 70 AD the Romans had conquered Jerusalem. Almost 1000 resistance troops retreated to the fortress on the Table mountain. The Romans then laid siege to the mountain and the fortress. When the battering ramps finally broke through the walls, the besieged began suicide and only a handful of women and children survived. The fortress…

Jerusalem view

Jerusalem, Bethlehem and the Dead Sea

Those who travel to Israel, must visit Jerusalem. This town is one of the most visited pilgrim places in the world. Most notably is the old city with its many sacred buildings and historical sights. History becomes tangible and visible here. The narrow alleyways of the old town enchant and fascinate with their oriental sounds…