Rick Steves in the Middle East

A taste of Israel's bounty

Rick Steves

8:09 PM EDT, May 2, 2013


Sitting down to our first lunch in Israel, in the Crusader town of Akko, we were treated to a typical and colorful array of mezze-style plates: delightful dips, soups, and salads that are a daily edible reminder of how fertile Israel is.

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