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Swap golden domes and incense-perfused churches for salty waters and Arab towns by going on these easy day trips from Jerusalem.

Although it might be difficult to tear yourself away from the golden domes and incense-perfused churches of Jerusalem, there are some great destinations that are easily visited within a few hours’ drive. So if you want to swap the headiness of the Old City for an exploration of the West Bank, a picturesque village, a majestic symbol of Jewish resistance or a relaxing float in the Dead Sea, here are my choices of day trips from Jerusalem.