We all, as children, spent time furnishing our imaginations with the fabled antiquities of lore. Some spend their entire lives searching for these treasures and discover nothing. Others, for whom this history has a less than immediate relevance, make grand archeological finds without planning or effort or want.
Recreational divers Ran Feinstein and Ofer Ra’anan fall into the latter category. Last April, the two friends were leisurely exploring the waters off the Israeli coast when they accidentally discovered a 1,600-year-old shipwreck and its immense cargo. Continue Reading