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Museums of Beirut Day Tour
"Enjoy a fascinating introduction to Lebanon's vibrant history. The National Museum of Beirut holds countless treasures through which you will witness the living proof to the country's rich heritage. Mim gets its name from the 24th letter of the Arab precisely because it is the first letter of the Arabic words for museum minerals and mines. The museum exhibits more than 1400 minerals representing around 300 different species from over 61 countries. Then we will head to Lebanon’s central bank Museum where you will know more about the central bank’s roles and responsibilities in keeping the stability of the Lebanese economy and financial system.The last destination is a walk in Hamra streets where we will encounter shops restaurants
From $80.00
 
Glass Blowing Demonstrations in Safed
"Local artist Sheva Chaya tells her fascinating story of how she came from Princeton graduate to become the glassblower of Tzfat. She shares a bit of background about her paintings and glass work and then treats the audience to an exciting glass blowing demonstration in which she will make something special and colorful out of glass.Throughout the demonstration Sheva shares deep Kabbalistic concepts related to glass blowing and Tzfat. Participants are always impressed and fascinated by this unique and fun activity.""""See a live glassblowing demonstration! Local artist
From $95.00
 
"Private Tour: Nazareth
"Private Tour: Nazareth Tiberias and Sea of Galilee Day Trip from Jerusalem""Leave your centrally located Jerusalem hotel or prearranged location in a comfortable private vehicle and drive north to Nazareth Jesus’ childhood home in the Galilean hills. As you travel chat to your guide about tailoring your itinerary to your interests perhaps to spend more time at a particular site than another.Arrive in Nazareth and head to the old quarter as you learn how the town became a bastion of Christianity as the story of Jesus spread
From $121.00

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Baalbek

Known as Heliopolis - City of the Sun - in the Graeco-Roman world, Baalbek possesses the most magnificent temple complex ever built by Rome. The town's Acropolis lies dramatically at the edge of the...
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Baalbek: Grand Mosque of Baalbek

Baalbek may be famous for its Phoenician and Greek past, but it is currently a staunchly Shi’ite city (with Christian and Muslim minority communities as well) that is well within the power of...
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Nov 29, 2012

Baalbek: Mameluk Mosque

There is little that remains of the mosque walls, but from above (that is, from the Temple of Jupiter), it is easy to make out the pillars of the mosque's prayer hall. This mosque was built in the...
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Nov 29, 2012

Baalbek: Temple of Bacchus

The Temple of Bacchus is truly the most elegant of all of the ruins, in part because it retains so much of its original structure that it is capable to feel that this is a complete building. Set apart...
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Nov 29, 2012

Baalbek: The Propylaea

The Propylaea is a series of columns at the entrance to the Baalbek site and thus acts as a sort of welcome to visitors. Only six columns remain standing, of which only four are connected, but it is...
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Nov 29, 2012

Baalbek: Temple of Jupiter

Up the staircase from the Great Patio is the Temple of Jupiter, also known as the Temple of the Sun. Far less remains of this temple than of that dedicated to Bacchus, but we are at least able to...
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Nov 29, 2012
 
 
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Baalbek: The Exedra

The court is surrounded by walls in which there are eight rectangular and four semi-circular exedra, each of which features rich details and reliefs that deserve a close examination. These are set off...
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Nov 29, 2012

Baalbek: Great Court

The Great Court is the central part of the site, and was meant to be the gathering point for rites and sacrifices. In the center is a massive altar that is flanked by red columns, and that was, later...
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Nov 29, 2012

Octagonal Court

The first part of the ruins to be encountered is the Octagonal Court, which was built in the 3rd century CE. It was used as a church during the 4th to 6th centuries, but remains its grandeur as a...
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Nov 29, 2012

Greek Baalbeck

Baalbek is indeed an impressive site. It was first settled as an urban or quasi-urban agglomeration sometime in the 3rd millennium BCE as a Phoenician settlement. It takes its name from Baal, the...
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Nov 29, 2012

Anjar: Umayyad Houses

There are many sites of ruins across the Middle East that provide us with examples of the monumental architecture of the great empires that ruled this region in the first millennium of the common era....
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Nov 29, 2012

Anjar: Cordo Maximus

As in the cities of the Decapolis (the ten Roman cities of the Levant), the Umayyad city of Anjar has a cordo maximus, or a main road that was, in the past, lined by elegant and imposing columns....
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Nov 29, 2012

Anjar: Umayyad Little Palace

There are two palaces in the Umayyad city, but it is the Little Palace that is the best preserved. Its arches and walls are partially intact (better than those of the Greater Palace) and they provide...
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Nov 29, 2012

Anjar: Umayyad Baths

The baths in Anjar stand separately from the main city, and are surprisingly small given the number of houses and public buildings that are found within the remaining walls. They are preserved fairly...
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