Western Wall

Today we visited the Western Wall. Also known as the wailing wall. Its' the opposite side of the Buraq wall. Hence the sharing of access for the Buraq wall.

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Hebron and Bethlehem

We visited al-Haram al-Ibrahimi, also known as The Cave of the Patriarchs (Christians), and the Cave of Machpelah (Jews). Located in al-Khalil, aka Hebron. Al-Ibrahimi Mosque aka al-Haram al-Ibrahimi aka Sanctuary of Abraham aka Cave of the Patriarchs aka Cave of Machpelah (double tombs). More information on Wikipedia.

Al-Quds

We went out early for Fajr prayers at the Al-Aqsa mosque. A comical sight as we saw Ustaz in a black polo shirt and wearing bright red gloves. He had to borrow his wife's gloves. That walk along the Lions' Gate took us pass the Golden Dome first. What a sight. The shining golden dome. … Continue reading Al-Quds

Tel-Aviv

We landed in Tel-Aviv after a stopover in Istanbul. The immigration officer, flipped through our passports. Raised the eyebrow and asked, "You visited Saudia Arabia. When? How long were you there? Please go over there. We waited for like close to 2 hours. We proceeded quickly to the Old Town of Jaffa for a very … Continue reading Tel-Aviv