Tag Archives: Israel

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 […]

The wonderful world of hostels

I can guarantee in this day and age where words such as “boutique”, “vintage” and “hipster” are widely used, so has the same been applied to the new range of hostels that have been coming into the market over the past few years. Hostelworld just published this article about 11 boutique hostels that will blow you away! which […]

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 […]