A Rare Opportunity to Visit Israel's Land of the Monasteries

Visiting the baptismal site of Qasr al-Yahud - also known as the Land of the Monasteries - in the occupied Jordan River Valley, is usually impossible for civilians. However, some have found a way in

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The Romanian Monastery in Qasr al Yahud.
The abandoned Romanian Monastery at Qasr al-Yahud.Credit: Eitan Leshem
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