A welcoming monastery

Category: Sense of Place


Photo and caption by Dania Shapira

St. George, a monastery is known not only for its hospitality but also for its beauty. The monastery is hanging up on the side of Wadi Kelt, in the Judah desert, along the Prat river, only 20 minutes from the capital of Israel, the holy city Jerusalem, and therefore attracts many visitors.

Location: The Judah desert, 20 minutes from Jerusalem, the capital of Israel.


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