Following our excursions in various places in Israel we decided that the time has come to tour our beautiful home town and to share with our friends some of the sights we managed to come up with.

A tulip in Irit's garden

a quaint little Cafe at
49 Hillel street

A cup of coffe
in this Cafe

An "enchanted" house on
the beach in Bat Galim

The Promenade on
the beach in Bat Galim

Hanna on
the beach in Bat Galim

We walked up to the "Technion"
Haifa's Technical University
Aeronautics Building

On the way up we passed some pretty Holyoke Plants

Then passed an interesting

We then drove down to the old Technion,
now the National Science Museum

Behind the Technion was the old Hadassa hospital,
which later became a secretaries college and now
a high school
Plaque on the wall of the old Hadassa hospital

Of course The Bahai Temple and gardens
are by now the most prominent landmark
of Haifa - here in daylight

And here by night with the rich illumination

The South Haifa Beach (The weather is still slightly wintry)

Every Shabbat there is folkdancing on the beach.

We strolled about the beach until sunset

We drove upe to the Mount Carmel
to catch the sight of Haifa by dusk

We stayed for supper at a Chinese restaurant
overlooking Haifa until nightfall