As long as I can remember I have always wanted to go to Masada, and yesterday I did.
This is the first thing on my bucket list to have been completed.
When you see the Roman ramp and think about the sheer volume of rock to create that you realise just how impressive the engineering was.
But what I never knew about was the engineering of Herod’s palace on Masada and the cisterns and water system. No wonder they could hold out for months. ¬† Read more »