Articles Tagged ‘shuk’

Best Places to Buy Souvenirs in Jerusalem

Best Places to Buy Souvenirs in Jerusalem March 12, 2012 | Travel Tips | Read More
While the latest luggage weight restrictions may keep your souvenir shopping down, most travelers still want to pick up a few mementos of their once-in-a-lifetime vacation, or bring something home for the kids, parents or good friends left behind. Olive wood carving of the Western Wall So what to buy...

Best Seafood in Jerusalem

Best Seafood in Jerusalem July 13, 2011 | Food, Travel Tips | Read More
Yes, Tel Aviv is on the coast and Jerusalem is inland in the Judean hills far from the water, but that doesn’t mean that you should only expect to eat great seafood in Tel Aviv. If we’re talking about seafood in Israel, however, take into consideration that kosher restaurants won’t...

Jerusalem Bus Chaos

Jerusalem Bus Chaos January 17, 2011 | Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
One of Jerusalem’s most entertaining and tasty destinations is the Machane Yehuda Market on the western side of downtown Jerusalem.  Getting there used to be a breeze as almost every bus line in the city would stop within a few hundred yards of the bustling food market. Jaffa Road Light Rail If...