Category Archives: Israel

Masada

I climbed Masada to have this view over the Dead Sea and because I simply love rock plateaus…           Byzantine remains…            Advertisements

Masada

I climbed Masada to have this view over the Dead Sea and because I simply love rock plateaus…           Byzantine remains…           

Old Jaffa port

Although not being very interested in Tel-Aviv itself I was happy to discover the old Jaffa port in the neighbourhoods. Numerous historic sites bulk up the tiny hill overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. A great stopover before leaving the country… Good waves for surfing in

Old Jaffa port

Although not being very interested in Tel-Aviv itself I was happy to discover the old Jaffa port in the neighbourhoods. Numerous historic sites bulk up the tiny hill overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. A great stopover before leaving the country… Good waves for surfing in

Remember the Crusaders?

Acre used to be the Crusaders’ base for shipping to Europe the treasures from the Holy Land. It has witnessed those intrigues, bloody conquests and greedy warriors. They say it is one of the oldest continuously inhabited sites in the region.  Today

Remember the Crusaders?

Acre used to be the Crusaders’ base for shipping to Europe the treasures from the Holy Land. It has witnessed those intrigues, bloody conquests and greedy warriors. They say it is one of the oldest continuously inhabited sites in the region.  Today

One square kilometer

Jerusalem as I saw it …                                                         

One square kilometer

Jerusalem as I saw it …                                                         

The cradle of Christianity

Let’s walk a bit around the lake with calm peaceful waters in the Jordan Rift Valley – the cradle of Christianity. The Sea of Galilee has many names, among which lake Kinneret, lake of Gennesaret, Sea of Ginosar, Sea of Minya and

The cradle of Christianity

Let’s walk a bit around the lake with calm peaceful waters in the Jordan Rift Valley – the cradle of Christianity. The Sea of Galilee has many names, among which lake Kinneret, lake of Gennesaret, Sea of Ginosar, Sea of Minya and

A world made of salt and beauty

Here it is, the lowest point on Earth, the lake called Dead Sea. At 394.6 m below sea level it lies there, peacefully, its waters balancing in a no-wave  position. Well, you cannot call them waves, if there are any

A world made of salt and beauty

Here it is, the lowest point on Earth, the lake called Dead Sea. At 394.6 m below sea level it lies there, peacefully, its waters balancing in a no-wave  position. Well, you cannot call them waves, if there are any

Earth view

Up there, there is no weather, it is always sunny! Sometimes you can have the moon in one window and the rising sun right in the opposite window. A river somewhere in the southern Africa. A view over Greenland  

Earth view

Up there, there is no weather, it is always sunny! Sometimes you can have the moon in one window and the rising sun right in the opposite window. A river somewhere in the southern Africa. A view over Greenland