you poor delicate plants. You are not forced to visit the Kotel, but if you do, respect the religious ceremonies such as Barmitzvahs being celebrated there . Do not push in and displace actual family members around the prayer table in order to take photographs, which was the case at my grandson's Barmitzvah a week ago. In summer the entire country is hotter than what you are accustomed to, so come equipped with sunhat and sunglasses, and remember that you are visitors.
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