It felt like walking through a river, but there was no river in sight. Moss and algae grew everywhere. And of course, the flowers.
Here in the Ramon Crater, there are hard rocks and soft rocks. Red ones and black ones. Chalky white dirt and deep red sand. There’s nothing monotonous about it.
Twice a year, as the world’s birds make their way down to Africa and back up to Europe, hundreds of thousands of them spend the night at Lake Hula.
It’s a big title to carry, but the Mt. Eitan trail in the Sataf Nature Reserve can handle it. This eight kilometer hike is the best walk in Jerusalem.
Sometimes it seems as if there are no woodland paths or long rambling trails near where we live. But there are lots of them – really close by.