Vacay.ca occasionally publishes content featuring destinations outside of Canada. Our deputy editor Rod Charles visited Israel and shares a few pictures of his journey from our archives. We hope you are having a peaceful Easter weekend.
Nothing beats travelling because there is only so much that a person can take from a book, even if that book is the bible. Seeing things for yourself firsthand will always be the best way to learn.
For Christians – or people who are simply interested in the religion or history in general – Israel is a must. There are many places where it is possible to walk in the footsteps of Jesus Christ. In Old Jerusalem, tourists can see a city that has changed since the first century yet in many ways has somehow managed to stay the same.
As the world stops to recognize Easter today, Vacay.ca shares four pictures from our archives.
Mount of Beatitudes
MORE ABOUT ISRAEL
Go Israel Website: http://www.israel.travel
Before you depart
Security is intense. Your suitcase will be searched, and you should expect to be asked odd and at times intrusive questions at the airport before going through security. I felt safe in Israel.