Saturday, November 21, 2009

Hitching a ride on the Cruise Ship

The seas were just gorgeous

The Theater on the Cruise Ship...lots of entertainment every night

Our new friends Carol and Karen

Formal night on the ship...

Doors of the Church of the Annunciation

Excavation under the Church

On the road by the Sea of Galilee

Peters house is under the modern building in the town of Capernum

Mosaic floors in the Temple about 20 yards from Peter's home

Yes, it means stop,but like Italy no one ever does Bananas in Capernum

On the Mount with the Sea of Galilee in the background

The river Jordan

Baptism anyone?

Every night a different critter was awaiting our return to the Stateroom

Jennifer reading on the Mount, where Christ gave the "Sermon on the Mount"

On the mount over looking the Sea of Galilee

Jennifer's 21st birthday
Jerusalem and the Temple mount

Garden of Gethsemene across the Kidron Valley of the Old city

Looking across the Kidron to the Wall of the city

Christian burial spot in the Kidron

Western Wall of the Temple mount is a lot different than 2000 years ago

Burial slab where it is thought Christ's body was prepared

Jerusalem's Gate near the garden tomb

This one doesn't spit


Armed escort in Egypt