IsraelOctober 23, 2017 in Israel ⋅ ⛅ 23 °C
We had a rest day today and bypassed the itinerary. We got up to date with all of our washing; had an afternoon nap; explored the museum onsite at the kibbutz - Galilee Miracles Centre & enjoyed a walk along the shores of the Sea of Galilee. It was wonderful to just rest & catch our breath.
The museum was fascinating & contained a boat found, not far from the kibbutz, in 1986 that has been dated to the first century BC!
The boat was over 8m long & was made using 12 different types of wood. It was found after the waters had receded, during a severe drought & the tale of its excavation & restoration was really interesting.Read more