Travel Blogs from Jerusalem
... After that I walked back to the guest house. I wanted to get some pics of the new town for you but there is not much of interest. Everything is the same colour and all the buildings are clad in the same rock.
Tomorrow is Shabat so not much transport around and day after is a holiday so same again so I going to be bored if I cant find a way to get out of the city at least for a few hours.
... born is non-denominational, and the place where Mary who just birthed a child got up and walked 10 feet to set him in the manger is governed by the Roman Catholics. Now I can respect these beliefs and whatever. But seriously I've never seen such ridiculous arguing over who governs what especially when it comes to religion. Honestly how can we actually know where down to the inch where Jesus was born and on top of that where she put his manager and laid him in it. It's just ...
... known that they take your passports from you and only give them back on the bus. Quite a few people were confused by that.
After taking the bus over to the Israeli side it was rather like an airport arrival, until getting to passport control. I was asked more questions than any other airport combined. These included "What country were you last in" and "What country before that" and "What country before that" and so on and so on, which ...
... had signs on them indicating that they were something important. One was an old Children's hospital, one was something Russian, and one was Ethiopian. There was a small tour group that was stopping at each as the guide explained about them, but it was not in one of the languages I understand, so I didn't stay to listen.
Finally, it started to drizzle a bit and I was by the hostel, so I went it and collapsed onto one of the couches. I ...
... known for its Bauhaus style architecture which I would have loved to have seen, although we did pass a couple of Bauhaus houses. There is even a Bauhaus Museum. Tel Aviv has the best collection of the style of architecture in the world - around 4000 buildings.
In April 1909, 66 Jewish families gathered on a desolate sand dune near Jaffa, and lose to the now Independence Hall to parcel out land by a lottery, using sea shells! This is seen as the ...
Other places to stay in Jerusalem
1, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $145
- Simply Grand
- Best service at the grand court jerusalem
- Pleasure vacation not a night mare
ימין משה, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $120
Saint George St. 9, Jerusalem | Hotelfrom $100
אבו תור, Jerusalem | 5 star hotelfrom $446
- 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 $166
- Nice hotel
- Schönes Hotel
- No volveré a llevar allí a mis grupos
גִּבְעַת שַׁפִּירָא, Jerusalem | 5 star hotelfrom $163
רוממה, Jerusalem | 5 star hotelfrom $119
אבו תור, Jerusalem | 5 star hotelfrom $309
- Liked the Inbal
- Ideal location but noisy
- Good Hotel but not great
אבו תור, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $146
- Ok but for religous
- Preis/Leistung und das Hotel waren super
- Great Hotel, Great Value
39 Keren Hayesod Street, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $200
- My Stay was great
- Great location, very solid hotel
- Great deal on a decent price hotel
רוממה, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $94
ימין משה, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $141
234 Jaffa Road, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $40
- Jeusalem gold
- Good - but be warned!
- Jerusalem Gold has the Midas touch for reasonable price!
1, Jerusalem | 5 star hotelfrom $419
- Poor Service in Jerusalem
- A fabulous hotel
- Excellent Hotel
גִּבְעַת רָם, Jerusalem | 5 star hotelfrom $130
מקור ברוך, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $159
בית וגן, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $128
נחלאות, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $223
- Wonderful Location and Stay
- Don't go there
- Beautiful Hotel, Beautiful Setting
1, Jerusalem | 5 star hotelfrom $409
אבו תור, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $134
1, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $126
א-טור, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $91
גִּבְעַת רָם, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $197
הרובע המוסלמי, Jerusalem | 1 star hotelfrom $120
גִּבְעַת רָם, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $194
- Not bad at all if you're not fussy
- I really enjoyed this hotel.
- Total letdown
אבו תור, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $179