Israel: Masada

Israel: Masada

Masada is the name for a site of ancient palaces and fortifications in the South District of Israel on top of an isolated rock plateau, or horst, on the eastern edge of the Judean Desert overlooking the Dead Sea.

Israel: Dead Sea

Israel: Dead Sea

The Dead Sea, also called the Salt Sea, is a salt lake bordering Jordan to the east and Israel and the West Bank to the west. Its surface and shores are 422 metres (1,385 ft) below sea level, the lowest elevation on the Earth’s surface on dry land.

Israel: Holon Deaf Museum

Israel: Holon Deaf Museum

An inter-active exhibition about communication guided by deaf guides. This exhibition that brings forth the non- oral communication skills that exist in every one of us, and which are best expressed in the absence of voice and sound. In this non-standard experience one does not speak nor hear, and y

Israel: Deaf Owner at the Carmel Market

Israel: Deaf Owner at the Carmel Market

The Carmel Market, known in Israel as “Shuk Ha’Carmel”, is the city’s biggest marketplace, and a fascinating, enjoyable place to visit. Joel meets the Deaf stall owner who has the place for over 25 years.

Israel: Acre Ancient Town

Israel: Acre Ancient Town

Acre (Hebrew: עַכּוֹ‎‎, Akko; Arabic: عكّا‎, ʻAkkā), is a city in the Western Galilee region of northern Israel and is situated on a low promontory at the northern extremity of Haifa Bay.

Israel: Deaf Tire Shop Owner

Israel: Deaf Tire Shop Owner

Ali, owner of the tire shop in Kuseife, shows Joel around his small business. Joel amazes how he handles a big 22-wheeler truck.

Israel: The Old City of Jerusalem

Israel: The Old City of Jerusalem

Joel walks through the Old City of Jerusalem and its walls. The Old City is home to several sites of key religious importance: the Temple Mount and its Western Wall for Jews, the Church of the Holy Sepulchre for Christians, and the Dome of the Rock and al-Aqsa Mosque for Muslims.