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Feb 19, 2014 - Around the Sea of Galilee

Our base for the next few days was Israel's smallest kibbutz - Kibbutz Inbar. Very pleasant and casual place to stay with a lot of useful information about the region. The Galilee is a scenic area, rolling hills stretching down to the water. It is also designated a World Heritage Area for the many Biblical sites that cluster around it. Among other sites we visited - Domus Galilee - A modern monastery featuring highly articulated symbolism and a magnificent view of the lake. An Italian lay priest gave us an individual tour. A very...

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May 28, 2009 - Day 3 Sea of Galilee

Mom's knees are starting to go. For those of you who are praying for us, thank you and don't stop. The small "cane" she brought is a great help but there is so much walking during the day and it's starting to take its toll on her. We stopped in to see the 2000 year old fishing boat that is on display near Capernaum and the pictures I took weren't great because of the dim lights that are necissary to preserve the boat. I will stick a few pictures in in case you are interested. We took a boat ride on the Sea of Galilee back to Tiberius and...

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