Category: Israel and Palestine

Visit Acre, Safed, the Sea of ​​Galilee and Nazareth

Day 3: ACRE - SAFED - TIBERIADES - NAZARETH Sunday, December 23, 2012 Today we didn't need an alarm clock to get up. We have slept like logs and, above all, we have recovered from yesterday's full day visiting Casárea and Haifa. After being rested today it is time to visit Acre, Safed, the Sea of ​​Galilee and Nazareth.
10 essential tips for traveling to Israel
10 essential tips for traveling to Israel
This list of tips for traveling to Israel will help you plan your trip to one of the most fascinating places in the world. Considered as one of the most historic places in the world, where the ancient Jerusalem stands out, founded in 1004 B.C. For King David and one of the most magical cities you can know, you can also visit Bethlehem, Nazareth and Galilee, biblical cities in addition to the impressive fortress of Masada, the fascinating Dead Sea and the Roman Caesarean, in addition to other places that we are safe , as a whole, will make this an unforgettable trip.
Hotels in Israel
Hotels in Israel
Akkotel Hotel in Acre very central, located in one of the main streets of the city. The Souk, The Mosque, the Port ... everything is a few minutes walk. The facilities are a bit old, but they maintain a special charm that make this Hotel in Acre an unbeatable place, in relation to quality / price with the rest.
Travel to Israel and Palestine for free in 12 days
Travel to Israel and Palestine for free in 12 days
Nuestro viaje a Israel y Palestina por libre nos llevó durante 12 días a conocer lugares como: Cesárea, Haifa, Acre, Safed, Tiberiades, Nazareth, Monasterio de San Jorge, Mar Muerto, Ein Gedi, Masada, Jerusalén, Belén, Hebrón, Tel Aviv. Para el viaje a Israel y Palestina decidimos alquilar un coche que nos dió la libertad que necesitábamos para ajustar distancias y horarios a nuestro ritmo de viaje.
Hotel in Nazareth
Hotel in Nazareth
Fauzi Azar Inn When we started looking for hotels in Nazareth, the Fauzi Azar Inn Hotel was, almost immediately, our first choice as accommodation in this city. We just needed to read a little and see some photos to book a private double room with bathroom. The hotel is located in the heart of the old city in a beautiful restored Arab mansion, it is not easy to find, so we recommend you reach the Jezzar Pasha Mosque and once there, looking to the right, you will find the first cartels They indicate the way forward to find the Fauzi Azar Inn Hotel.
Hostel in Jerusalem
Hostel in Jerusalem
Abraham Hostel Hostel in Jerusalem. One of the things that surprised us most when we were looking for accommodation in Israel were the prices, in most cases, inexpensive. In most search engines we find that the Abraham Hostel was the most recommended hotel / hostel with the best opinions in the entire city.
Tel Aviv and Jaffa
Tel Aviv and Jaffa
Day 11: TEL AVIV - JAFFA Monday, December 31, 2012 Today is our last day of the trip to Israel and Palestine that we had been planning for so long and we have finally made and will know Tel Aviv and Jaffa, two of the places that we had the most interest to know first hand all the things we have read about them.
Cenacle in Jerusalem and bus to Tel Aviv
Cenacle in Jerusalem and bus to Tel Aviv
Day 10: JERUSALEM (CENACLE) - TEL AVIV Sunday, December 30, 2012 Today is our last day in Jerusalem and after a day like yesterday in Hebron and Bethlehem we have done a little bit in bed. After our last breakfast at the Abraham Hostel, where we have been treated for 10, we check out and leave our bags, which we will look for again in the afternoon when we go to what will be the last destination of this trip to Israel and Palestine, Touch a bus to Tel Aviv.
Mount of Olives in Jerusalem
Mount of Olives in Jerusalem
Day 7: JERUSALEM - MOUNT OF THE OLIVES Thursday, December 27, 2012 Today is the day that the alarm sounded on our trip to Israel and Palestine. It is a special day in which we have to take our tripod with us and visit some of the places where we want to take some photos with it, first Esplanade of the Mosques and then the expected Mount of Olives.
Bethlehem and Hebron from Jerusalem
Bethlehem and Hebron from Jerusalem
Day 9: JERUSALEM - PALESTINE: BELÉN AND HEBRON Saturday, December 29, 2012 Today it is time to get up early, today is a special day because we will know two of the cities of Palestine that we most want to visit: Bethlehem and Hebron from Jerusalem. We had breakfast as always in the breakfast room of Abraham Hostel and shortly before 7.
Via Dolorosa to the Holy Sepulcher and Western Wall in Jerusalem
Via Dolorosa to the Holy Sepulcher and Western Wall in Jerusalem
Día 8 : JERUSALÉN - VÍA DOLOROSA - SANTO SEPULCRO - MURO DE LAS LAMENTACIONES Viernes, 28 de diciembre del 2012 Hoy nos hemos levantado a las 6 de la mañana. El día de ayer fue lo bastante completo como para que anoche cayésemos como troncos y esta mañana ya estemos totalmente recuperados. Lo primero que hacemos es ir a desayunar, al ya habitual salón de desayunos del Abraham Hostel y sin demorarnos demasiado, nos vamos directos al que será hoy el plato fuerte del día, La Vía Dolorosa.
Visit Acre, Safed, the Sea of ​​Galilee and Nazareth
Visit Acre, Safed, the Sea of ​​Galilee and Nazareth
Day 3: ACRE - SAFED - TIBERIADES - NAZARETH Sunday, December 23, 2012 Today we didn't need an alarm clock to get up. We have slept like logs and, above all, we have recovered from yesterday's full day visiting Casárea and Haifa. After being rested today it is time to visit Acre, Safed, the Sea of ​​Galilee and Nazareth.
Sleep in kibbutz Ein Gedi to visit Masada
Sleep in kibbutz Ein Gedi to visit Masada
Day 5: EIN GEDI - MASADA - JERUSALEM Tuesday, December 25, 2012 The alarm sounds today at 7 in the morning, it has dawned recently and we already want to get going. Today a day full of "traveling dreams" awaits us. On this trip to Israel and Palestine one of the things we most wanted to see is Masada and today will be the great day in which we will fulfill one of those dreams.
Prepare a trip to Israel and Palestine
Prepare a trip to Israel and Palestine
Day 0: PREPARATIONS Thursday, December 20, 2012 This year we cannot complain, the other way around, this year we have fulfilled several of the “traveling dreams” we had for a long time: live the impressive India, a trip through Bavaria with the evocative Munich and Neuschwanstein Castle, a quick, somewhat quick visit to the amazing Budapest ... we could even rest a little on our somewhat impromptu getaway to Bologna, Rimini and San Marino.
Flight from Barcelona to Tel Aviv
Flight from Barcelona to Tel Aviv
Day 1: BARCELONA - ZURICH - TEL AVIV Friday, December 21, 2012 Our day has started like any other working day of the year, but with a very substantial difference and that, without a doubt, makes us jump from the bed to the first beep of the alarm clock: today we go on a trip to Israel and Palestine!
The Dome of the Rock of Jerusalem on the esplanade of the mosques
The Dome of the Rock of Jerusalem on the esplanade of the mosques
Día 6 : JERUSALÉN - EXPLANADA DE LAS MEZQUITAS - CÚPULA DE LA ROCA Miércoles, 26 de diciembre del 2012 Anoche nos acostamos con la firme idea de madrugar lo suficiente para estar en la Explanada de las Mezquitas a las 7.30 de la mañana, que es la hora en la que abren. Pero después de que suene el despertador un par de veces, conseguimos levantarnos y estar en la sala de desayunos del Abraham Hostel a las 7.
From Nazareth to the Dead Sea and the monastery of St. George
From Nazareth to the Dead Sea and the monastery of St. George
Day 4: NAZARETH - SAN JORGE MONASTERY - MAR MUERTO - EIN GEDI Monday, December 24, 2012 Today we have a very long day, so we start the day at 7 in the morning, with the idea of ​​having breakfast and go immediately to Meet all the essential visits in Nazareth. After this visit to the city, we will go by rental car from Nazareth to the Dead Sea, stopping before at the Monastery of St. George.
What to see in Cesárea and Haifa
What to see in Cesárea and Haifa
Day 2: TEL AVIV - CESÁREA - HAIFA - ACRE Saturday, December 22, 2012 3.30 a.m. avoid. One of the things that cause that tingling are the security controls that have been explained to us several times and that we will have to pass in a few minutes.
Flight Tel Aviv to Barcelona
Flight Tel Aviv to Barcelona
Day 12: TEL AVIV - BARCELONA Tuesday, January 1, 2013 A few minutes past 12 at night and we look again at the clock ... We have just started the year and we just did it TRAVELING. Doing one of the things we like the most. Of course it is a cause for celebration ... At 5.30 in the morning our flight leaves Tel Aviv to Barcelona on time to Zurich, where we will make a 3-hour stopover.