An oasis of wine in Mitzpe Ramon, Israel

by  |  01-10-2018

A brief “vacation” last year was spent zipping around Israel to see bits I hadn’t seen during my first trip in 2014. The main population centers of Tel Aviv and Jerusalem are in the dead center middle of the country. So, if one’s time there is a little over a week, given how physically long it is, you basically need to go to the north or to the south. I find deserts fascinating as long as you have air conditioning and so south it was, passing all the way down to the Red Sea and the town there called Eilat which is a curious place essentially thrust into the red, hot rock that plunges into the amazingly cold waters of the sea. It must be noted that to swim in said water requires either paying to enter a private beach or hopping through a hole in the fence near the […]
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