A SHORT VISIT TO ISRAEL...
days, crossed into Israel, and yet full of memories in the head ... As
usual. Shortly devoted to tourism (if I am invited there, it is mainly
to womanizing!), But "survolons" still a bit before the country to
participate in various events "cocottologiques ". It landed in general
in Tel Aviv (an ultra-modern city springing sand there is a fifty
years), after 4-hour flight, which seems very short compared with
Canada or Japan ... I found Miri Golan, Israeli-born, my British friend
Paul Jackson married a few years ago. It is very hot (we are in July)
and more humid near the sea, provide 2 T-shirts by day ... The French
media speak only of disasters and terrorism, but locally we feel very
calm and seemingly safe.
Total change in ambling
along the narrow alleys of the old city (less than 4 meters wide), a
multi-ethnic crowd press them. What strikes me most is that we could
really feel back to Middle Ages with all shops Oriental scents that
have not changed much during the last millennium, even if the gadgets
made in China gradually replacing spices , Evening and traditional
famous wall is impressive. Forming the basis of the Temple of Solomon
destroyed by the Romans, and today between east and west of the city.
Jews come to pray day and night, men and women being separated. The
place will be particularly black people during the 3 major Jewish