Monthly Archives: May 2008

Israel Travel – Tel Aviv

We tooka trip to Tel Aviv today and walked around on Rothschild street.  We stopped at a restaraunt called Moses (on Rothschild) and they had perhaps the best hamburger I have ever eaten (wouldn’t expect that from Israel).  After lunch we walked … Continue reading

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Israel Travel – Masada and the Dead Sea

Masada is an ancient mountain fortress which is one of Israel’s top tourist attractions.   Jon and Carrie have been to Masada before but they joined us for the trip.  From Kiryat Gat the drive is about 1.5-2 hours.  When we arrived … Continue reading

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Our House

We were very lucky to find the house we are living in while we are in Israel (Thanks Jon and Carrie).  It is in a small moshav close to the Negev desert.  A Moshav is a farming community that consists … Continue reading

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A trip to the supermarket

Today was our first official visit to the supermarket.  Most of the stores in Israel chain their shopping carts together.  Yep, there is a little chain on the cart and you cannot use it unless you put 5 shekels (that is … Continue reading

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