2015-05-02 / / Hike

Magi decides to travel the length of the Israel National Trail, which crosses Israel from north to south, on her own. Hold on a minute, I say under my breath, where is my place in all this? Rather reluctantly, she agrees that I can accompany her for the first three days. If I am well-behaved,…

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2015-03-07 / / Desert

With the Purim holiday joined onto a pleasant weekend, four of us set off armed with huge backpacks to spend three beautiful, eventful, and challenging days on the Israel National Trail, in the desert mountains around Eilat. Day 0 We decided in the early stages of planning this hike that we won’t have someone accompanying…

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2011-11-15 / / Outing

Pressured by saving money, we have decided that you do not have to travel far away for enjoy the joy offered by nature. On Saturday evening, before sunset, we popped out to the top of a nearby mountain, from where we could see the sea, the sky, and the earth - of course. Bushes and…

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2008-11-21 / / Desert

Several days after coming back from 5 days of pondering in the desert, I’m still not able to be shaken back into civilization. Sitting in the desert for so long made me completely forget that another world actually exists. The stock market went up and then fell but the Milky Way still glistens in the…

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