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Caesarea - Israel - In 22 BCE, Herod began construction of a deep sea harbor and built storerooms, markets, wide roads, baths, temples to Rome and Augustus, and imposing public buildings. Every five years the city hosted major sports competitions, gladiator games, and theatrical productions in its theatre overlooking the Mediterranean Sea.

Caesarea - Israel - In 22 BCE, Herod began construction of a deep sea harbor and…

5. A view of the Dead Sea from a cave at Qumran in which some of the Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered.

A view of the Dead Sea from a cave at Qumran in which some of the Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered. We were at he Qumran ruins & could see the caves

Masada.  "Masada is a magnificently located fortress site in Israel's stark Judean Desert, close to the Dead Sea. The last Jewish holdout to fall to Rome in 73 CE, Masada symbolizes the exile of the Jewish nation from the Holy Land".- Been here!

"Masada is a magnificently located fortress site in Israel's stark Judean Desert, close to the Dead Sea. The last Jewish holdout to fall to Rome in 73 CE, Masada symbolizes the exile of the Jewish nation from the Holy Land".

Caesarea: Herod’s City by the Sea

For many people, Israel is at the top of their travel wish-lists. This tiny country has a long and complex history, with so many strands woven together: the

*TIBERIAS, ISRAEL ~  is an Israeli city on the western shore of the Sea of Galilee. Established around 20 CE, it was named in honour of Emperor Tiberius.

Day stay overnight TIBERIAS, ISRAEL ~ is an Israeli city on the western shore of the Sea of Galilee. Established around 20 CE, it was named in honour of Emperor Tiberius.

Caesarea: Herod’s City by the Sea

For many people, Israel is at the top of their travel wish-lists. This tiny country has a long and complex history, with so many strands woven together: the

Caesarea: Herod’s City by the Sea

For many people, Israel is at the top of their travel wish-lists. This tiny country has a long and complex history, with so many strands woven together: the

The Biblical CITY OF DAVID in the period of Herod's Temple, from the Holyland Model of Jerusalem. The southern wall of the Temple Mount appears at top

The Biblical CITY OF DAVID in the period of Herod's Temple, from the Holyland Model of Jerusalem. The southern wall of the Temple Mount appears at top.

Tiberias harbor, Sea of Galilee, Israel~Great place to pray...

Tiberias harbor, Sea of Galilee, Israel~Great place to pray.

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