Tagged: Israel

Scrolls from the Holy Land – 1

Scrolls from the Holy Land – 1

This blog post is part of my Israel travelog series. Click here for Index pagePrevious post: Israel ItineraryNext post:First evening in the Old City Finally I start narrating the story 20 December: Canada to Israel Someone told me that El Al (एल आल) terminals are...

Israel itinerary

Israel itinerary

This blog post is part of my Israel travelog series. Click here for Index page Next post: From Toronto to Jerusalem Finally I am back home (Toronto) and my travelogue can start now. Shown in the map is the travel itinerary that I followed. Clicking...

Countown

Countown

I blog this from my hostel in Old Jaffa (Arabic: याफा Hebrew: याफो) sipping some Arabic coffee and watching the clouds take over the city. I have 2 more days in Israel and I am more-or-less going to “do nothing” until I fly back. Seen...

Israel… Here I come

Israel… Here I come

Finally! The tickets are booked, the visa is secured, bags are packed (ok now thats not true) and I’m all geared up to go. 3 days in Jerusalem – living in an hostel in the Muslim quarter, celebrating Sabbath with guys from Jewish school, praying...

Trip to the Holy Land

Trip to the Holy Land

Last few days I’ve been excited all the time. Ask me why. Ok I’ll tell anyway. Thats because this time next month I’m going on a trip to Israel sponsored by my b-school. I’m a part of an elite team ‘chosen’ by the school. We...