For most of my life I work, I look after my kids, I catch the bus to work, mostly mundane things. But once in a while amazing things happen – like this unexpected visit.
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The picture is a view of Jerusalem from the church of Dominus Flevit, above the Garden of Gethsemane.
And now the shameless plugs for the user guides!
What else did you expect from a tech writer?
I read a couple of books before I visited, to ensure that I could make the most of my limited time:
Lonely Planet : Israel and the Palestinian territories
The Holy Land: A Pilgrims Companion
Both books were Post It-ed for quick reference!