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City of David Jerusalem Walls National Park

| August 25, 2013 | 1 Comment
City of David Jerusalem Walls National Park

City of David Jerusalem Walls National Park – Historical Goldmine   Jerusalem! Just hearing this name stirs up all kinds of emotions and spiritual feelings. There is no better place to experience life as it was throughout Jerusalem’s long and often stormy history than by visiting the City of David, Ir David in Hebrew. This […]

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Western Wall Tunnels

| April 21, 2013 | 1 Comment
Western Wall Tunnels

The Western Wall, the Kotel Almost every first-time visitor to Jerusalem visits the Western Wall – the piece of the retaining wall of the magnificent Second Jewish Temple built more than 2,000 years ago. But the section of the Western Wall where we pray today is only a small visible segment (about 200 feet, 60 […]

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Haas Promenade

| July 18, 2012 | 0 Comments
Haas Promenade

Haas Promenade Jerusalem Where should you go for the best panoramic view of Jerusalem?  Most tour guides and almost every guidebook will tell you to head for the Haas Promenade, known by locals as the Tayelet—the promenade. Built on the Armon Hanatziv ridge south of the Old City in the late 1980’s, the Tayelet is […]

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Jerusalem Synagogue

| July 18, 2012 | 0 Comments
Jerusalem Synagogue

Looking for a Jerusalem Synagogue? While most visitors are drawn to the Western Wall for prayer and contemplation, there are several other fascinating synagogues scattered throughout the Old City of Jerusalem worth visiting, both for their historic and spiritual significance. Below we set out seven synagogues, including four Sephardic synagogues. 1. Sephardic Synagogues In Jerusalem The […]

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Old City Jerusalem

| July 18, 2012 | 2 Comments
Old City Jerusalem

Jerusalem Old City Ramparts Walk Instead of seeing Jerusalem’s Old City from the ground, why not take a walk along the Old City walls to get a different perspective?  The Ramparts Walk is a self-guided tour made up of two parts—the northern walk and the southern walk; both start on different sides of Jaffa Gate. Northern […]

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Jerusalem’s Old City in a Day

| July 18, 2012 | 0 Comments
Jerusalem’s Old City in a Day

Jerusalem Old City No matter if this is your first or your fifteenth visit to Jerusalem, there’s so much to see, do and experience in the holy city that arriving with a plan will make your trip that much more meaningful and enjoyable. Here are five key areas to include. 1. City of David Plan on […]

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