Jerusalem! The ancient Biblical city full of incredible history. Jerusalem is most holy site for Christians, Jews and Muslims alike. I paid for a tour of the city and our first stop was at a vantage point along the Jericho Road with an excellent view of the entire city including the iconic Dome of the Rock – the Islamic shrine with its entire roof covered in pure gold which was built centuries ago. We checked out some nearby stony, centuries old caverns, before making our way toward the walled city.
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The Gaza Strip, The Dead Sea, and Tel-Aviv.
Our ship next docked in precarious Ashdod, site of suicide bombings and a giant military cargo port, connected to the south by the rocket-battered Gaza strip. Ashdod was an important Canaanite and Philistine city and mentioned in the Bible when the apostle Phillip preached there after baptizing the Ethiopian. My friend and I decided to …