In particular, where excavators had claimed to find graffiti including the name of Peter, others have found very little legible writing Strange and Shanks, At the southern tip of the sea is Degania Aleph, Israel's oldest kibbutz , founded in , and its nearby twin Degania Bet built in Fishing was also a source of income; the remains of another harbor were found to the west of that built by the Franciscans. The ambiance of Kinneret Village reflected through the facilities in every guest room: Free entrance to the beautiful indoor swimming pool at Kibbutz Ashdot Yaakov. The building consists of four parts: Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. As early as Roman times, this thriving recreation spa, built around 17 natural mineral hot springs more than feet below sea level, welcomed visitors from every part of the ancient world. Nearby is a cemetery, Ohalo, which not only is the final resting place for many of the people from the kibbutz, but also some of Israel's most famous personalities, including Rahel Bluwstein known simply as Rachel to most Israelis , Ber Borochov and Moses Hess. Octagonal 5th-century church[ edit ] The 5th-century church consists of a central octagon with eight pillars, an exterior octagon with thresholds still in situ, and a gallery or portico that leads both into the interior of the church as well as into a complex of associated buildings to the east, a linkage achieved via a short passageway.