29.01.2012 05.Schwat. 5772
Spa hotels, kosher dining, historical sites – boutique weekend breaks aim to reinvent Upper Galilee as tourist destination.
As the winter sun sets over the Hula Valley Park and Nature Reserve in the Upper Galilee, the evening air fills with the sound of thousands of cranes calling out to each other. The sky teems with the long-necked birds, whirling and spinning in effortlessly choreographed spirals toward Agamon Lake.
Inbar Rom, our Keren Kayemeth Le’Israel-Jewish National Fund guide, can look up into the sky and tell you how many cranes are flying overhead. On the day we visit, Rom has been out in the nature reserve since 4:30 a.m….