Tag Archives: Dead Sea

Israel – the photo diary

Since I was young my Dad would regale stories about his time working on a kibbutz in Israel back in the 70s.  After years of yearning, and waiting for more peaceful times, myself and two friends set off for a weeks exploration armed with the original maps that my Dad had used 40 years previously. We […]

Jordan – Dead Sea, Bethany Beyond The Jordan. Final Day.

Our final day.  My last falafel breakfast. The morning was taken up with having a quick swim in each pool, a wallow in the infinity pool before deciding that I did want to have a quick float in the dead sea.  Both myself and Dad have ‘floated’ in the dead sea on the Israel side.  […]

Jordan – Dead Sea. Day seven.

I was sad to leave this view behind: But never fear it was replaced with this view: Before we could reach the second view of the beautiful infinity pool overlooking the Dead Sea at the Marriott Dead Sea Resort Hotel and Spa we had a loooooooooong drive up the Desert Highway.  When I say long, I […]