travel theme: height

ailsa’s travel theme for the week is height. please visit her site.

one of many highlights during a pilgrimage to the holy land was a tour of the ruins of herod the great palace at the top of masada, a rugged natural fortress in the judean desert overlooking the dead sea. a cable car took us to the summit where we experienced, up close and personal, the remains of this majestic fortress, a symbol of ancient history.

masada

masada

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7 Responses to travel theme: height

  1. Pingback: 10-7-13 Travel Theme: Height – Lower East Side Edition | The Quotidian Hudson

  2. fathersunny says:

    oh yes, such an unforgettable journey…

  3. adinparadise says:

    I would so love to travel to israel. Stunning, photo. 🙂

  4. Vivien says:

    the masada cliff is impressive….beautiful picture…

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