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City Notes: Thousands head North to celebrate Family Day

Thousands of families visited various tourist sites in the North last weekend to celebrate Family Day.

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Photo by: YOSSI LARON
NORTH Thousands of families visited various tourist sites in the North last weekend to celebrate Family Day, enjoying the mild, pleasant weather in the great outdoors with tours, workshops and other activities.

Families staying at the Kibbutz Gonen holiday resort went for rides through the Galilee and Hula Valley in open safari trucks. Tour guide Yossi Laron said that parents and children took advantage of the mild temperatures, bathing in thermal and mineral springs, while listening to explanations about the families of cranes that live there.



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