Duck calls in old eucalyptus groves, historical hotbeds of socialism and stunning spur-winged plovers await Yardenit visitors
In the 1970’s, when the third Jewish neighborhood outside the Old City was falling apart, the city decided to tear it down. Fortunately Jerusalemites resisted.
Even without flowers, the sweet air and peaceful atmosphere along the Govrin Riverbed make this scenic route worthwhile.
The jaunt, which also follows the Shlomo Lahat beachside promenade, includes historic buildings, unusual and touching monuments, and even a voice from the not-so-distant past.