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Watching The Sunset In Mikhmoret

Watching The Sunset In Mikhmoret

Walking softly on the evening sand. I can feel the softness of you hand. I don’t need to try and find the words to say. Enjoying things that make me feel this way. The sand feels so loose beneath our feet. This moment in time makes me feel so complete. Looking across the water as the sun slowly dips. Like …

My Trip To ‘No Mean’ Nazareth

My Trip To ‘No Mean’ Nazareth

Bus from Jerusalem to Nazareth cost 39NIS and takes just under 2 hours. Nazareth. Open for business? Nazareth, started as a little Jewish town around 2,000 years prior has spread its name far and wide as religion and skeptics alike desire to see the spot where the Virgin Mary and Jesus Christ had lived, though to me, this mainstream holy …

My Half Day Trip To Bethlehem

My Half Day Trip To Bethlehem

And so to Bethlehem. I didn’t really want to go to Bethlehem. It was Saturday (Shabat) and on Shabat you’re not suppose to do anything. But I wouldn’t have been able to forgive myself if I didn’t go to Bethlehem. If not for me, for my grandmother. My (Catholic) grandmother is going to LOVE me The journey from Jerusalem to …

My Holy Trip To Jerusalem

My Holy Trip To Jerusalem

One of the best aspects of traveling, is the opportunity to experience the vibrancy and diversity of local religions, traditions and cultures. Jerusalem provides many such opportunities. Craaaazy, loud and rude! The zen state of mind I reached in Mitzpe Ramon vanished the moment I stepped off the bus and into the holy city they call Jerusalem. Jerusalem is crowded …

My Hike Trip To Mitzpe Ramon

My Hike Trip To Mitzpe Ramon

On the edge of the Ramon crater, at a height of some 300 meters above it, sits the town of Mitzpe Ramon. This pleasant, quiet town, built in the landscape of the largest of the Negev craters, between paths and cliffs, mountains and springs, has recently become a thriving little tourism town. Mitzpe Ramon was founded in 1951 and it even …

My Trip To Eilat

My Trip To Eilat

They say that all the crazy people all move to Jerusalem and the crazier people move to Eilat. Eilat lays awkwardly in the crack between the borders of Egypt and Jordan. It is Israels southernmost spot and it looks as though it has squeezed itself in between and made just enough space to form a city. I walked the border …

Crossing the Taba, Egypt to Eilat, Israel land Border on foot

Crossing the Taba, Egypt to Eilat, Israel land Border on foot

Since the 2014 Taba bus bombing on a tourist coach, killing 4 – foreigners are crossing the Egypt – Israel border less and less It took about 20 minutes to cross the border from Taba to Eilat and I didn’t pay anything and it was a breeze compared to the nightmare border crossing I did on Africa’s most corrupt border …

Most Cheapest vs Most Expensive City In Europe

Most Cheapest vs Most Expensive City In Europe

What is the cheapest city to live in Europe? Chişinău, Moldova is the cheapest city in Europe to live What is the most expensive city to live in Europe? Zurich, Switzerland is the most expensive city in Europe to live How does the cheapest city in Europe compare with the most expensive city in Europe? Food 85% difference Housing 86% …

16 Amazing Places in Europe You Need To Visit Once In Your Life

16 Amazing Places in Europe You Need To Visit Once In Your Life

Europe is a blast. It is a great example of history upon history. Each place in Europe has changed hands more then a few time and with it, each new tribe adds their own touch to a place. Here are my top 16 places to visit in Europe once in your life  River of Flowers, Keukenhof, Holland Melissani Cave, Greece …

My AWESOME Trip To Dahab

My AWESOME Trip To Dahab

Dahab’s Amazing Vibe Back in the days of the 1960’s Dahab use to be a hippy haven. People from all of the world travel to Dahab for its relaxed, laid back atmosphere. The tourists and the Mzeina Bedouin tribe reside together in harmony which is very unique as the Egypt have a reputation for their strict, closed cultural values. For …