Articles Tagged ‘Old city Jerusalem’

10 Things to See in Jerusalem’s Old City Jewish Quarter

10 Things to See in Jerusalem’s Old City Jewish Quarter April 15, 2012 | Things to Do | Read More
The Jewish Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem today lies above the upper city of Jerusalem during Temple times–stop by the Wohl Archaeological Museum to see the remains of some of the beautiful mansions of the wealthy and upper class Jerusalemites of the Herodian period. Ancient synagogues are...

What To Do on (Shushan) Purim in Jerusalem

What To Do on (Shushan) Purim in Jerusalem March 17, 2011 | Events, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
We won’t go into the whole Purim story here–suffice it to say, it’s a happy day when Jews around the world celebrate a victory over hatred in the usual manner: with food,a lot of remembering and retelling of the story¬† and, unique to Purim–lots of booze and mardi gras-style...