Hikes, Museums and Theatre April 15th 2011 We did many incredible and far beyond amazing things this week.
At the beginning of the week, we hiked to the Zohar Stronghold by the Dead Sea. It was an almost straight down hike. At first, it was raining a little, so we half slid down. We had lunch and then explored the Stronghold - which has walls made out of stones. We then climbed back up in the sweltering heat.
Later in the week, we hiked ... read more
Middle East » Israel » South District » Be'er Sheva Following World War II, the British withdrew from their mandate of Palestine, and the UN partitioned the area into Arab and Jewish states, an arrangement rejected by the Arabs. Subsequently, the Israelis defeated the Arabs in a series of wars without... ... read more