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There's been so many wars and tension on the is Israel-Lebanon border that it's awfully fun to walk up to the border fence and look on the other side. Granted there's not much to see but that's not the point. It's just exciting to be...More
This Israeli/Lebanese boarder was able to be used, up until 1967, which is when the Arab-Israeli war ended.
Now this is as close as anyone can get to Israeli/Lebanon boarder, with UN officials, protecting the peace and "no mans land" between the boarder fences.
The Lebanese border with Israel is a place like no other. Just below the border is the popular tourist attraction of the Rosh Hanikra Grottos, and the railroad tunnel blown up by Israel in 1948 to prevent an invasion from the north. On the top...More
There are UN vehicles passing through, but the best you can do is sidle up to the border fence and peek through at the Lebanese soldier on the other side.
Take a picture in front of the sign giving the distances to Beirut and Jerusalem....More
You can not cross at this border but it does provide some interesting photographs. The border is made up of the Israel border crossing then the United Nations before reaching the Lebanese border crossing.
Visit here as part of the Rosh HaNikra Grotto's experience
It was cool to peek into Lebanon and see there soldiers sitting right beyond the wire fence. I wouldn't drive all the way to Rosh Hanikra for this but if you are there to see the grottos then you might has well peek through the...More
So how many times can you actually say you seen Is Railey troops protecting the border where the next stage of defense is the United Nations and then a Lebanese outpost? That happens right here you can climb up a little ways and get a...More
What a time when the two countries were so close to sign a peace treaty ! Today you can get so close to the border that you can touch the main gate.Only U.N. patrol forces use the gate and in darker circumstances the bodies of...More