Haifa Oct 9th 2017 October 9th 2017 Hello blog readers,
We woke up to rain but it let up so that we could go to a few places in Haifa.
We went to the Stella Maris Monastery where Elijah's cave is under the alter
in the church. I's on top of Mt Carmel. Also we saw the Baha'I Gardens. Had
lunch in the German Colony. Survived the traffic to get back to where we are
staying. Tomorrow we leave for Lake Galilee for 6 days. ... read more
Middle East » Israel » Haifa District » Haifa 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