Israel

Photos and reflections from our trip to Israel: 21 - 31 May 2011

Getting There
Tel Aviv
Beit Hatfutsot - Museum of the Jewish People (Diaspora Museum)
Meeting the Tour
Day 1: Caeserea
Megiddo
Muhraqa
Upper Haifa
Day 2: Baha'i Garden and Shrine
Lower Haifa
Acre
Nazareth
Cana
Kibbutz Lavi
Day 3: The Sea of Galilee (Kinneret) Cruise
The Ancient Galilee Boat
Mount of the Beatitudes
Tabgha
Capernaum (Capharnaum)
Golan Heights
Jordan River / Yardenit
Bet She'an / Scythopolis
On to Jerusalem
Day 4: Bethlehem
Mount Zion
St. Peter in Gallicantu
The Garden Tomb
Center City
Day 5: Driving to the Dead Sea
Masada
Swimming in the Dead Sea
Day 6: Mount of Olives
Dominus Flevit
Gethsemene
Church of the Tomb of the Virgin (Mary's Tomb / Church of the Assumption)
Via Dolorosa: The Way of the Cross
Jewish Quarter
En Kerem
Day 7: Jerusalem Old City Wall
Passenger Rail in Israel
Day 8: Western Wall
Caprice - National Diamond Center
Ella Valley
Emmaus Nicopolis
Jaffa
Farewell Dinner
Day 9: Departure Day in Tel Aviv
Getting Home