Via Dolorosa

Jerusalem’s Old City, TB&TS Tour Report #8

2644 - Enter the old city on the cardo

Entering the Old City

Today we started INSIDE the Old City of Jerusalem, entering through a gate that was created just west of the Dung Gate, through which you can imagine yourself walking on the first century Roman cardo (the main street of a Roman city). (more…)

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Jerusalem & Bethlehem, TB&TS Tour Report #7

The Old Cityscape

The Old Cityscape
Our first stop on our first morning in Jerusalem was, where else, the Mount of Olives and the world-famous vista: the Old City walls, dating to the 16th century, with the Dome of the Rock (7th century) and Al Aksa mosque (8th century) in the foreground. (more…)