Israel is a small country, and yet, few people who have visited there only once will be able to confidently say that they saw absolutely everything interesting that a hospitable country can offer its tourists. This is unlikely to be true.
For a few fast-running vacation days, you can fully enjoy the beautiful nature of the country, the high service of hotels, delicious national food – and make sure that you need to come back here again. Continue reading
What a question, you say, of course, a carpenter. And you are not quite right. All four Gospels, as you know, are written in Greek, and the word “tecton” is used in relation to a craftsman from Nazareth, that is, simply “builder”. When translating the New Testament into European languages, including Slavic, the hero turned into a carpenter simply because our houses were built mainly of wood – until the 19th century. Continue reading
In the air of Jerusalem, the bells of the Christian churches mix with the deep voice of a mullah coming from the speakers of mosques and the white dust of a white-stone city. A quiet buzz is heard in the Jewish quarter – people poured out of the synagogue and radiate high spirits. The bright, but estranged from the faces of this world, true guardians of the ancient faith … How do so many peoples, religions get along on one piece of land? Continue reading