Today Jericho celebrates it's 10,000 year anniversary. The date is mostly symbolic, though the city is one of the oldest in the world, "with evidence of settlement dating back to 9,000 BC and urban fortifications dating back to 7,000 BC, predating Egypt's pyramids by 4,000 years."

Today Jericho celebrates it's 10,000 year anniversary. The date is mostly symbolic, though the city is one of the oldest in the world, "with evidence of settlement dating back to 9,000 BC and urban fortifications dating back to 7,000 BC, predating Egypt's pyramids by 4,000 years."

Alleyways of Jerusalem... very confusing! We got lost for almost 2 hours around 9pm. Best way to experience the old Jerusalem.

Alleyways of Jerusalem... very confusing! We got lost for almost 2 hours around 9pm. Best way to experience the old Jerusalem.

Testing a bulletproof vest in 1923...

Testing a bulletproof vest in 1923...

Palais englouti de Cléopâtre - Alexandrie (Égypte)

Palais englouti de Cléopâtre - Alexandrie (Égypte)

looking for love  some things never change

looking for love some things never change

Egypt: Cairo, the tombs of the Caliphs and the citadel in 1895. “Photochromie : voyage en couleur, 1876-1914”. Paris Bibliothèques, Eyrolles, 2009.

Egypt: Cairo, the tombs of the Caliphs and the citadel in 1895. “Photochromie : voyage en couleur, 1876-1914”. Paris Bibliothèques, Eyrolles, 2009.

Springs of Moses, Sinai, Egypt

Springs of Moses, Sinai, Egypt

During WWII, Jews in Budapest were brought to the edge of the Danube, ordered to remove their shoes, and shot, falling into the water below. 60 pairs of iron shoes now line the river's bank, a ghostly memorial to the victims. | 'Shoes on the Danube Promenade' by Can Togay and Gyula Pauer

During WWII, Jews in Budapest were brought to the edge of the Danube, ordered to remove their shoes, and shot, falling into the water below. 60 pairs of iron shoes now line the river's bank, a ghostly memorial to the victims. | 'Shoes on the Danube Promenade' by Can Togay and Gyula Pauer

View at the Temple Mount, including the Al-Aqsa Mosque, and the Dome of the Rock, from the Mount of Olives,  Old City of Jerusalem.

View at the Temple Mount, including the Al-Aqsa Mosque, and the Dome of the Rock, from the Mount of Olives, Old City of Jerusalem.

La Esfinge, El Cairo, Egipto. Yo siempre quería ir a Egipto y realmente quiero ver esta obra maestra antes de que esto desaparezca.

La Esfinge, El Cairo, Egipto. Yo siempre quería ir a Egipto y realmente quiero ver esta obra maestra antes de que esto desaparezca.

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