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Israel, March 2014 (photos from Sunbird tour)

There’s no great secret as to why I love going back to Israel. The birding is first rate, so check out the following selection from my recent Sunbird tour to Israel. 279 more words


Blog 42. What Now?

I am writing this from Eilat. The weather is perfect. All our family are now in Israel. Next week we will assemble in Almagor for Seder Night (the passover meal, the last Supper of the New Testament) the first time for some years that we will have all managed to gather round the same Seder table. 1,798 more words

Young Judaea Year Course - 40 Years After

I had the rare privilege last week of reconnecting with people I hadn’t seen in 40 years. We spent the year 1974-75 in Israel on an extraordinary program called Young Judaea Year Course. 422 more words

Older Mothers

` Two Rockets were Intercepted by `Iron Dome ' that were Fired by Accident and Panicking Eilat Residents '

#AceWorldNews – ISRAEL – April 02 – Eilat residents were panicked early on Tuesday morning following a series of explosions that also sent Israeli forces scrambling to find the source of the booms, press tv reported. 143 more words

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Aqaba, Jordan

With our last shekels, (and in my mind saying, ‘I am down to my last shekel’ was hilarious, still quite tired I suppose), we went out to find breakfast, shakshuka it was.  710 more words



As I had skyped with my kids 5:30 local time, I was exhausted when I woke up for the day.  Had researched when the buses were leaving from the bus depot, first at 7am, next at 10am, we were going to get the 10am. 399 more words


Israel: Gaza-bound Iranian rockets had 100-mile range

EILAT, Israel – Israel’s military said Sunday that a cargo ship it intercepted in the Red Sea last week carried 40 rockets with a range of up to 100 miles. 647 more words