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Adventure in Wadi Khreitoun 10: Mountain Goats
At times, we were called on to mimic wildlife too. Here we are climbing like mountain goats.
 
Leyla Zuaiter
17.07.2006
       
       
Adventure in Wadi Khreitoun 11: Rocks and Scrub
Much of the landscape on our walk was made up of rock and scrub.
 
Leyla Zuaiter
17.07.2006
       
       
Adventure in Wadi Khreitoun 12: Caves across the Valley
We passed many caves across the valley as we hiked, but our destination was on our side of the wadi.
 
Leyla Zuaiter
17.07.2006
       
       
Adventure in Wadi Khreitoun 13: Bat Cave
The small birds flitting in this cave, once inhabited by a hermit, turned out to be tiny bats.
 
Leyla Zuaiter
17.07.2006
       
       
Adventure in Wadi Khreitoun14: Winding Canyons
We had breathtaking views of winding canyons, sometimes with a glimpse of the Dead Sea beyond.
 
Leyla Zuaiter
17.07.2006
       
       
Adventure in Wadi Khreitoun 15: Everyday Archeologist
A building contractor, Emad is an amateur archeologist, regularly stumbling on significant finds. In Palestine, everyone is a...
 
Leyla Zuaiter
17.07.2006
       
       
Adventure in Wadi Khreitoun 16: Spot the Mosaic
Can you see any mosaics in the dirt here?
 
Leyla Zuaiter
17.07.2006
       
       
Adventure in Wadi Khreitoun 17: Mosaics in the Palm
When you know what to look for, you can pick out the mosaics from the rocks and pebbles.
 
Leyla Zuaiter
17.07.2006
       
       
Adventure in Wadi Khreitoun 18: Lone Wall
This wall is the lone survivor of what was once part of a monastery. We squeeze into its shade to sketch and eat a snack.
 
Leyla Zuaiter
17.07.2006
       
       
Adventure in Wadi Khreitoun 19: Sketching in the...
Some of the students were more concerned with what they saw in their mind's eye than what was in front of them--like the girl...
 
Leyla Zuaiter
17.07.2006
       
       
Adventure in Wadi Khreitoun 20: Zuheif Underfoot
These mounds of zuheif, a Mediterranean plant related to oregano, provided tiny purple flowers as an accent to the tans of...
 
Leyla Zuaiter
17.07.2006
       
       
Adventure in Wadi Khreitoun 21: Provence or Palestine?
Isolating this patch of mounded plants from the desert landscape, they appear as if they could be from another Mediterranean...
 
Leyla Zuaiter
17.07.2006
       
       
Adventure in Wadi Khreitoun 22: Porcupines
Sometimes it is hard to distinguish flora from fauna as in the case of these spiky plants resembling porcupines.
 
Leyla Zuaiter
17.07.2006
       
       
Adventure in Wadi Khreitoun: 23 Natural Turnstyle
If only all turnstyles were as beautiful as nature's turnstyles, such as this one in Wadi Khreitoun.
 
Leyla Zuaiter
17.07.2006
       
       
Adventure in Wadi Khreitoun 24: Guided by Candles
Exploring the cave by candlelight added to the atmosphere of mystery and adventure.
 
Leyla Zuaiter
17.07.2006
       
       
Adventure in Wadi Khreitoun: 25 Waiting in the Cave
Sitting in the inner recesses of the cool cave with candles is certainly a most unusual experience for all of us.
 
Leyla Zuaiter
17.07.2006
       
       
Adventure in Wadi Khreitoun 26: Crouching in the...
The low ceiling of this passageway didn't seem to bother most of the youngsters cosily awaiting their turn to negotiate the...
 
Leyla Zuaiter
17.07.2006
       
       
Adventure in Wadi Khreitoun 27: Preparing to Slither
I was relieved to discover that I was not expected to slither on my belly like this youngster to get to a cave on a lower level!
 
Leyla Zuaiter
17.07.2006
       
       
Adventure in Wadi Khreitoun 28: Snakes in the Cave
Finding myself alone in the cave coupled with an overactive imagination was all that was needed to turn the guideropes into...
 
Leyla Zuaiter
17.07.2006
       
       
Adventure in Wadi Khreitoun 29: Large Chamber in Cave
The Cathedral Chamber was plenty roomy, but lots of smaller "rooms" went off in all directions.
 
Leyla Zuaiter
17.07.2006
       

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