Side Trip to Ashdod

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Busy Ashdod is one of Israel's fastest-growing cities as well as its largest port. Perched on the Mediterranean, it processes more than 60% of the goods imported into the country. Home to many ancient peoples over the centuries, Ashdod today is a modern, planned city and a popular port of embarkation for cruise ships. It's perfectly situated for day trips to JerUSAlem, Tel Aviv, and Bethlehem.


Eye of the Sun

Created by Israeli artist Motti Mizrachi, this large, flying saucer-like disk looks like it fell to earth and embedded itself…

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Ashdod Yam Park

Located near the shoreline, Ashdod Yam Park is a pleasant 20-hectare space that's perfect if you're visiting with kids in…

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Corinne Mamane Museum of Philistine Culture

The only archaeology museum wholly dedicated to Philistine culture, the exhibits here combine traditional archaeological findings with innovative, high-tech, and…

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