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July 28, 2005

Photos, Part 2

Here are a few more photos from our Israel trip. Part 1 is here. Part 3 is here.

This is a view of the Old City wall from our hotel. The Jaffa Gate is toward the left.

Yemin Moshe is a beautiful Jerusalem neighborhood built in the 19th century and named for Sir Moses Montefiore.

A Pillage Idiot first. A photo of me, as I'm getting prepared to go rappelling at the Makhtesh Ramon crater in the Negev, assisted by a self-described "vanilla gorilla," an Israeli raised in Kenya. I picked the photo that most maintains my anonymity.

We took a jeep ride in the crater of Makhtesh Ramon. Here's a photo of one of the rock walls down inside.

We later hiked in Ein Avdat.

When they warned of an abyss, they weren't kidding.

More photos to follow.