Travel Blogs from Jerusalem
... historical, cultural and spiritual places in the world, Jerusalem.
Walking through the small alleys and stone clad streets, through the marks men of various empires have left on this earth, I felt as though I really had gone back in time. The Old City is tiny at under one square kilometer, but its walls contain some of the most important (and fought over) religious sites of three world religions including: the Temple Mount and Western (or Wailing) ...
... with the history and changes that occurred in the area. Shin, daltot, yud are the letters that compose G-d's name in hebrew meaning "keeper of the doors of Israel". The letter shin represents G-d's signature on top of Jerusalem, the way the mountains shape from a Birdseye view is a shin. The most commonly recognized site here is the Western Wall. This was the original wall from the second temple. An addition later added was the Dome of the rock, which was ...
... feat was accomplished by digging a 1,750-foot (533 meter) tunnel into the mountain. An ancient stone carving found near the entrance describes this incredible operation. Today, trekking through Hezekiah’s Tunnel in knee-high water for about 30 feet and the rest was ankle-high. The tunnel is fairly tight at points but opens up to over twenty feet high at the end. This is always a highlight and a lot of fun...we turned out our lights for a bit to ...
... the agony of Christ when he knew what his fate would be and he asked for the mantle to be removed but he knew that if it wasn't he would put his trust in God and carry on. It also spoke of the agony he felt over his disciple who fell asleep instead of keeping guard.
What a great day!
Now it is Shabbat and all the shops are closing and we are wondering where we will get some food for dinner. I buy Yaya ...
... was destroyed. Archeological excavations during the 1950s and 1960s uncovered remains from many periods, in particular, a complex of fortifications of the Crusader city, an aqueduct and the Roman Theater. We saw some of the ruins along the sea. It was really impressive given the age of this construction. Like most places in Israel, this was one of many that were ruled by many civilizations, all leaving their mark and contributing to the ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Habira Jerusalem
Other places to stay in Jerusalem
1, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $153
- Simply Grand
- Best service at the grand court jerusalem
- Pleasure vacation not a night mare
ימין משה, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $106
Saint George St. 9, Jerusalem | Hotelfrom $100
אבו תור, Jerusalem | 5 star hotelfrom $475
- Best Breakfast Buffet in the World
- Fantastic Hotel, I recommend it to everyone
- By far the best hotel in Jerusalem. Definitely stay here.
אבו תור, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $157
- Nice hotel
- Schönes Hotel
- No volveré a llevar allí a mis grupos
גִּבְעַת שַׁפִּירָא, Jerusalem | 5 star hotelfrom $168
רוממה, Jerusalem | 5 star hotelfrom $143
אבו תור, Jerusalem | 5 star hotelfrom $279
- Liked the Inbal
- Ideal location but noisy
- Good Hotel but not great
אבו תור, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $148
- Ok but for religous
- Preis/Leistung und das Hotel waren super
- Great Hotel, Great Value
39 Keren Hayesod Street, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $193
- My Stay was great
- Great location, very solid hotel
- Great deal on a decent price hotel
רוממה, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $108
ימין משה, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $152
הרובע הנוצרי, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $93
- Jeusalem gold
- Good - but be warned!
- Jerusalem Gold has the Midas touch for reasonable price!
1, Jerusalem | 5 star hotelfrom $399
- Poor Service in Jerusalem
- A fabulous hotel
- Excellent Hotel
גִּבְעַת רָם, Jerusalem | 5 star hotelfrom $136
מקור ברוך, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $112
בית וגן, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $122
נחלאות, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $177
- Wonderful Location and Stay
- Don't go there
- Beautiful Hotel, Beautiful Setting
1, Jerusalem | 5 star hotelfrom $360
אבו תור, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $148
1, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $98
א-טור, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $98
גִּבְעַת רָם, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $188
הרובע המוסלמי, Jerusalem | 1 star hotelfrom $140
גִּבְעַת רָם, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $137
- Not bad at all if you're not fussy
- I really enjoyed this hotel.
- Total letdown
אבו תור, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $154