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At 6:00 PM
previous day's journalJanuary 16–17, 1998next day's journal
Sunrise (local): 6:42 a.m.
Sunset (local): 4:59 p.m.
75°F sunny
Traveled Since Jan. 15
42 m / 67 km

1665 mi / 2681 km
Lat: 32° 03' 44" N
Lon: 34° 47' 54" E
Elev: 135 ft / 41 m

[Webmaster's note: This dispatch covers the days from January 16 to January 17. The almanac data refers to January 17.]

Fast Facts

Where We Are: Jerusalem (1/16) / Tel Aviv (1/17) click to view a map
Where We're Staying: the errant knights are again being hosted by kind souls in the Jerusalem and Tel Aviv area (see the People of the Day)
Places We Visited: Jerusalem for Bikes's Challenge Ride, and an afternoon out with the Tel Aviv Bikers Association
Featured Site: Tel Aviv
Person of the Day: Our incredible hosts in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv
What We Ate:
Food of the Day: pomelo
Breakfast: cereal, vegetables, salad, fruit, juice, and bagels
Lunch: bread, humus, fuul
Dinner: a delicious homemade chili
Olive Count: 1375
Words of the Day: Trafic directions in Hebrew: smoola click to hear an audio clip (left), yemina click to hear an audio clip (right), aliya click to hear an audio clip (up), yerida click to hear an audio clip (down), and atzor click to hear an audio clip (stop).
Tech Fact of the Day: Shabbat
Flat Count (Cumulative): 6
Broken Spoke Count (Cumulative): 22
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Next Stop: We are staying in Tel Aviv!

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