Tag Archives: Israel

Masada Israel and the Dead Sea

Based on popular demand, here is another retroactive blog posting from 2009 when I visited the Masada and Dead Sea on the way down to Eilat Israel. One the way, you can, of course, visit the historic site where the … Continue reading

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Israel 4×4 – 2007

(this is a post from 2007 that was migrated from a previous platform) When living in Israel, it is always a fun weekend to go down to the Negev desert and spend the weekend in the Dead Sea area.  This … Continue reading

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Visiting Syria from Israel?

I wanted to try something a little different and a little adventurous when I had a short break while travelling in Israel for the Google Cloud Summit. So I planned and headed up North to the Golan Heights to learn … Continue reading

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Running in Tel Aviv

I flew in today and what is the best way to kickoff the work week? Of course, I had to start the morning with an early run. 75 degrees at 5:30 AM! Running around the world is always fun.  Some … Continue reading

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The United Polaris Club

This week, I decided to try a different route to Israel and try the new United Polaris Club and business class seating. I took the route from SFO->TLV which was a 13.5 hour direct flight. My impressions: I first checked out … Continue reading

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Exploring Hebron Israel

Sometimes it is great travelling (on business) to another country that operates in another time zone and a different work week schedule to take a little time off and explore some new sites, sounds, food and experiences! This week, I … Continue reading

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The Northwest of Israel – Acre

On a recent business trip I had a few hours off to escape and go to the northwest of Israel to visit some of the coastal views where there is no sand, only rocks and cliffs (unusual for Israel which … Continue reading

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The Caesarea Running Club

Today was not a working day in the Middle East (Israel), so I took the opportunity to take a long run using one of my favorite routes in the world (Caesarea, Israel). I like to start out by running between … Continue reading

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The Beach in Tel Aviv

When you have a long travel layover, find a great location, and stay a full day.  It reduces the stress and makes travel easier. The hotels along the Mediterranean ocean in Tel Aviv are a great way to enjoy the … Continue reading

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The West Bank: Jericho and Bethlehem in Palestine

We decided to take a little more risk (not enormous) and visit some areas in the West Bank that we had never traversed to while living in Israel. Travelling to or through the West Bank can be tricky or cumbersome…it … Continue reading

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