{Israel} Day 10: Ammunition Hill National Memorial, Good Samaritan Mosaic Museum, Genesis Land, & Qumran National Park

{Israel} Day 10: Ammunition Hill National Memorial, Good Samaritan Mosaic Museum, Genesis Land, & Qumran National Park

We began our day visiting the national memorial of Ammunition Hill. After Israel had declared their independence, the city of Jerusalem still remained a divided city with a large wall separating the people. Families were divided across the wall and the space between East Jerusalem and West Jerusalem was a no-man’s land of unrest and [...]

{Israel} Day 5: Beit She’an National Park & Masada National Park

{Israel} Day 5: Beit She’an National Park & Masada National Park

Today's adventures began at Beit She'an National Park where we toured around the ancient city of Scythopolis. This city was first inhabited in the Bronze Age and remained a cultural center until 749 when it was covered in an earthquake. When archeologists began to uncover the city, they found that most of it was still [...]