Category: Middle Eastern Travels


My Miracle in the Desert

Jordan has a strange, haunting beauty and a sense of timelessness. Dotted with the ruins of empires once great, it is the last resort of yesterday in the world of tomorrow. I love every...


Holiday in the Holy Land

“Jerusalem is a port city on the shore of eternity.” – Yehuda Amichai  Looking over Temple Mount I found myself  upon entering the Old City, on the morning of Christmas Day, via Damascus Gate,...