Going North

Going North

Breakfast on the hotel.  Not a very large selection, but enough to get started. Checking out, and deposing the suitcases in the lobby. Talking a walk before picking up the car at 12. From Mamilla cemetery Time to leave Jerusalem for now. Lehitraot.  There was a...
Old City

Old City

Last full day in Jerusalem. The plan is a bit vague as usual, but I plan to walk om the ramparts. Never done that before. Breakfast at the hotel before I re-pack the photo bag. Might be nice with some zooms instead of the primes. Gives me more flexibility.  Colder...
Prime time #2

Prime time #2

Today was the day to walk around in the old city.  Woke up early today. Walked around the triangle a bit before having breakfast at Aroma. View from my room this morning I covered many streets in the Old city today. A lot of walking and not so much relaxing. Some...
Up to Jerusalem

Up to Jerusalem

To my big surprise I discovered that there was a Marathon going on in Jerusalem. How am I going to get there? Trains stopping at noon. Taxis not getting in? I could relax at the beach and grab a taxi, but it is Shabbat. Will have to check with the concierge. ...
Prime time #1

Prime time #1

Got up in time so I could have a quick breakfast. After breakfast I walked along the beach until I found a good place to sit. It was great just sitting around without having to plan anything. 18 C outside, but windy, so I had to go back to the hotel go pick-up a...
Leaving

Leaving

Leaving. First vacation this year. Will be good to have some days off.  Problems with the KLM app yesterday so I needed help checking in. Great support on their social media channels.  Got some comments on the weight of the hand luggage. First time I have...