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First encounter with Christianity in Jerusalem

Christianity is everywhere – films, television, songs, and everyday life.  It is hard to grow up in the modern world without knowing this religion.  Certainly, the best place to learn about the Christian religion is the Old City of Jerusalem. 

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A History Tour

4,500 years of history are not to be taken lightly. in a city where the Ayyubids, the Khwarizm people, the Ikhshidids and other resided,  you need a tour guide to help you navigate through the different dates.  On this tour

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Welcome to Jerusalem!

Welcome to Jerusalem! This city is a fascinating city.  Holy sites, busy markets and diverse cultures are huddled together in one square kilometer within the walls.  On this tour we will have a little taste of the goods of the

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What are Tailor Made tours?

It’s hard to define exactly what the role of the tour guide is.  Some people think he needs to show people the way and that’s it, and some believe his job is to flood the traveler with a ridiculous amount

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How to order a tailor made tour?

After you decided you want to order this type of tour (and I do warmly recommend you do so) please try to send me the following details: * The date of the tour – some places and sites are closed

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A History Tour for Children

Adults are not the only ones that find Jerusalem’s history confusing.  Many kids can definitely get lost in the great maze that goes through the city’s streets beginning with King David, through Herod and Jesus and up to the Wall

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Yishay help me!

You’ve made a decision – you’re going on a tour of Jerusalem.  You were talking to family, friends, or coworkers and decided it’s time to visit Israel’s capital and breath some fresh air.  Good for you!  And where do we

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The Stone Artist of Jerusalem

Everybody knows that in Jerusalem you must build using Jerusalem stone. An old British mandate regulation is the reason for this and it gives the city a unique character. Does it also limit the architects that work in Jerusalem? During

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How old is the Old city?

How old is the Old City?  There are even some adults who don’t know the answer.  And which is older, the white dome of the Hurba synagogue, the black dome of Dormition Abbey or the golden Dome of the Rock? 

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Jerusalem Remembers the Armenian Genocide

April 24th is the day that was chosen to commemorate the Armenian genocide.  On this date in 1915 two hundred and fifty of the Armenian leaders and intellectuals who lived in Istanbul and around it were arrested. The prisoners were

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My week

  • 21.10.2017
The Dead sea.
ים המלח
  • 20.10.2017
Sunset in Ra'anana.
שקיעה ברעננה.
  • 19.10.2017
Playing the Dulcimer in Jerusalem.
מנגנים על דולצימר בירושלים. 
#dulcimer
  • 18.10.2017
The monastery of the sisters of Zion. Ein Karem. Jerusalem.
מנזר האחיות ציון בעין כרם. ירושלים.
  • 17.10.2017
The fourth station of the Via Dolorosa. Jerusalem.
התחנה הרביעית של דרך היסורים. ירושלים.
  • 16.10.2017
The view from the top of the mount of olives. Jerusalem.
הנוף מפסגת הר הזיתים. ירושלים.
  • 15.10.2017
The Baha'i gardens. Haifa.
הגנים הבאהים. חיפה.

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