Tag: Capernaum

Tiberias Fun in and around Lake Kinneret (The Sea of Galilee)

| August 8, 2013 | 0 Comments
Tiberias Fun in and around Lake Kinneret (The Sea of Galilee)

Beaches, Promenade, Sailing, Dining by the Sea Lake Kinneret, the harp-shaped lake (kinnor is Hebrew for a harp) is one of Israel’s greatest attractions. It is surrounded by attractive beaches, many of which provide parking space, snack bars, picnic spots and camping facilities. Some even have boats and sports equipment rentals for water skiing, kite […]

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Sea of Galilee Map

| December 2, 2012 | 0 Comments
Sea of Galilee Map

North Shore Sea of Galilee: Korazim, Tabgha, Capernaum, Mount of Beatitudes and Beit Saida If you look at a map of the Sea of Galilee you will find many sites around the northern lake shore of the Sea of Galilee, Lake Kinneret, that are the archaeological remains of several towns and places where many important events […]

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Footsteps of the Christian Savior

| November 20, 2012 | 0 Comments
Footsteps of the Christian Savior

Gospel Trail Christian pilgrims are flocking to the Gospel Trail, a 38.5-mile (62-km) hike that runs all the way from Nazareth down to Capernaum and includes many of the sites where the Christian Savior is said to have walked. Knowing that you are standing and walking on the same ground where the Christian Savior once stood and walked is an unbelievable […]

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Gospel Trail

| October 17, 2012 | 0 Comments
Gospel Trail

Israel’s Gospel Trail Now there’s something new for Christian pilgrims making the trek to the Holy Land: the Gospel Trail. The Gospel Trail is a project initiated by the Israeli government, in an attempt to cater more closely to Christian tourists who represent two-thirds of Israel’s tourist trade. The idea was to offer a way for Christians […]

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Mount of Beatitudes

| October 17, 2012 | 0 Comments
Mount of Beatitudes

Mount of the Beatitudes The Mount of Beatitudes is believed to be the spot where the Christian Savior delivered that most famous of speeches, the Sermon on the Mount. Situated above the Kinneret (Sea of Galilee), from here one can see the placid waters of the lake and further on to the craggy reaches of the Golan Heights. […]

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