This long walk through the outskirts of Jerusalem is a perfect return to the peace and quiet of nature.
This time, we can honestly say that we’ve seen all of Nahal Yitla: from playful pathways, to barren hills, to the mysterious valley.
It was a music that I remembered from my childhood, when nature, night, and summertime all went together.
Only in Israel can I drive about an hour from my home on a forested mountain and stumble upon a landscape like this. This hike around Mount Yishai was an incredible journey through quintessentially exotic Israeli scenery.
Birds chirped. Ivy and moss climbed up against the walls. And the sunlight peeked through the trees, sending a spray of light through the mist.