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Israel – Journey to the Holy Land Part III

5 Ms of Jerusalem (MURALS, MALLS, MUSEUMS, MARKETS and MEALS!) Other than religious sites, there are also several contemporary places worth visiting in Jerusalem: Jerusalem New City Living in the new city of Jerusalem, one might observe the building structures are also made up of stone walls. According to the guide (Jerusalem Municipality Free tour) there is a municipality policy which requires all building facade in Jerusalem to be made up of rock boulders: Modernity also comes with Read more [...]
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Israel – Journey to the Holy Land Part II

Welcome back to our special edition Israel, Holy Land Part II. We hope you enjoy it. Almost all children’s party has this game called “Trip to Jerusalem”, and now I realize why such game was named after this place, since its long history, Jerusalem has been destroyed twice, besieged 23 times, attacked 52 times, and captured and recaptured 44 times.  (Courtesy of Wikipedia).  Pretty much describes how this musical chair game is similar to the history of this place. Jerusalem On our first Read more [...]
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Israel – Journey to the Holy Land

As we are approaching good friday, end of this month, starting this week until end of the month, we have special article contributed by Gelo on Israel. Hope you enjoy and inspire your next trip. The succeeding places that we visited are the Holy Places in the perspective of Christian faith; however some of these places are common with other monotheistic faith. To set everyone’s expectations in terms of the authenticity of these places, based on books and articles, they are recognized as “Traditional” Read more [...]
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Journey to Southern Israel – Experiencing Dead Sea and Desert

Continuing our trip, now is the time to explore southern part of Israel. Half of Israel is desert lands; the sand dune stretches on the southern half of their territory.  We have visited the following places by joining group packages (David’s Tour), which picked us up in the morning from the nearby hotel. Driving south of Jerusalem within 30 minutes from the cold climate, the Judean Desert will be the sight to welcome you.  Those box houses are Kibbutz – the dwelling place of desert people Read more [...]
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Israel Part II – Journey to Northern Coast of Israel

In next few days, we will close our 2012 year and entering new 2013. On this occasion, I would like to thank you all for your support on feastntravel travel and feast blog. Time run really fast. I still remember on January this year when I start create this blog with help of my friend, Jon and now we are approaching January 2013 which mean in 2 weeks, it will be the first anniversary of my blog, feastntravel. Now, we will continue our travel journey for Israel, contribution from my friend, Gelo. Read more [...]
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Israel – Journey to the Holy Land

As we are approaching Christmas, we have something special article, Israel, popular for spiritual journey. Israel article is contributed from one of my friend, Angelo who is willing to share his journey with us. For you, Feastntravel reader, you may also share your experience with us as guest writer. All article and photos must be belonged to you and allow us to publish on FeastnTravel. Israel is a small country with big history, tracing back the times of Abraham, Isaac, Kings: David & Solomon, Read more [...]
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