Hiking the Holy Land: Dead Sea adventures

18.02.2014                      18.Adar I.5774

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Hiking the Holy Land: Dead Sea adventures

It's not just mineral water and mud. Hobby-hiker Yitzchak Miskin journeys through one of Israel's greatest wonders.

The Dead Sea is one of the world’s most renowned health and therapeutic resorts. People come from all over the world to soak their bodies in the therapeutic minerals of the Dead Sea and to cover their bodies with the mineral-concentrated mud of the Dead Sea. However, a while ago, just before the wintry rains and flash flood season began, my wife and I traveled to the Dead Sea and the Judean Desert on the eastern rim of Israel for a three-day hiking and sight-seeing vacation, and pleasantly discovered that the Dead Sea, a natural wonder of the world, is not just mineral water and mud, but is an extraordinary, all-around “health resort”….