Hurvat Zak: A Storybook Setting

The flock surrounding a crumbling castle looked like a picture out of a storybook.

A Beautiful Adventure in Adulam: Hurvat Kayit

Worlds of red anemone flowers blossomed, interspersed with yellow mustard and purple orchids.


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Hod Akev – Unreal Desert Hike

The sky was the crispest shade of cerulean, with cirrus clouds spattered around like white paint on a blue canvas. The mountain rock was stark and chalky in some places, like cut clay. In others, piles of sandy stones gathered to form sharp peaks.

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Hey there! I’m Susannah, and I love exploring the great outdoors. I live with my family right outside of Jerusalem. I hope that my pursuit of the next nearby adventure will help you with yours!

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