By the way staying in the Paslestinian West Bank at a beautiful hotel. The intercontinental at Jericho. Absolutely beautiful!
|Linda and Marlene at Bet Shean in front of |
the Roman ruins
|Marlene stop taking pictures of me! At the Roman Ruins|
|Linda is standing on the "Cardio" or main street|
of Bet San. Also known as Scyphopolis.
|Marlene taking a picture of Linda amongst the ruins|
|On the 'Tel' or mountain behind are the ruins of Egyptian|
Pharaohs, and the early Kings of Israel.
|Here is the site on the Jordan|
River that nearby John the
Baptist would have baptized Jesus
|Marlene standing at the Jordan River. Across the |
river IS Jordan
|This church is on the Jordan side of the site. Notice the Jordanian|
flag? Literally feet away
|Bar on the dead sea...the elevation is in meters.|
We are way below sea level!
|Linda floating in the Dead Sea!|
|Marlene in the Dead Sea!|
|That is Mount Nebo across the way where |
Moses died before he could enter the
|Monastery built around the site of the |
Temptation of Jesus
|In the 5th century desert monks lived in these|
caves, one to a cave!
|We've all been here!!|
|Jarir telling Linda and Marlene about the |
Mount of Temptation near Jericho