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  • Day16

    Engedi

    April 20, 2019 in Israel ⋅ ☀️ 19 °C

    Engedi is an oasis in the Judean desert. It's a wildlife sanctuary. Water springs high up in the mountains cause the water to rush down in waterfalls which are really refreshing. Saw some Ibex (mountain goats), Hyrax (guinea pig like critters) and some birds. Lots of caves around - where David hid from Saul.
    The people of Engedi were famous for making "Balsamic Perfume" from a plant resin, but the recipe was kept secret.
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