Thursday, July 26, 2012

Travelling to Israel and Touring Jerusalem, the Old City

Tours to Israel, particularly in Jerusalem have been of diverse intentions from flocking tourists and adventure-seeking lovers from all over the corners of the globe. Some preferred to see the city that have been the bosom of Christianity; some, for pilgrimage and recollecting the biblical times through visits to the distinguished places like the Gethsemane gardens, the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Dome of the Rock and the Via Dolorosa, when Jesus passed his way leading to Golgotha or the Calvary. Still other fascinating facts about Israel are its wonderful geographical and topographical locations and wonders that allure not just tourists, but also scientists and researchers in every field. These things, among others, may be one of yours.

The 3,000-year old city boasts of its wonderful and effulgent, strategic location. For centuries, the old city has become the melting pot of diverse cultures and catered those who cross the lands. Jerusalem is indeed a city where major crossroads converge. Guides in Israel, in the form of local maps, tourism offices, and even the welcoming people are always accommodating and ready to give anyone a complete, worthwhile visit.

To make your visit more worthy of the experience, it is better to plan your trip in advance so as not to miss the beautiful sites Jerusalem has to offer. Jerusalem tour guides are always available to make the travel and site-hopping more of an experience, adding your appreciation to the Jewish culture as they unfold you the stories of the city. Being infused with Arab and Christian cultures, the city is open for smorgasbord of traders, travellers and even tourists whom you can exchange with pleasantries or conversations. Souks, or markets, boast off various products like spices, cedar, souvenirs and delectable gastronomic dishes. Its squares and temples are also teeming with people who come for pilgrimage or for educational purposes.

A great glimpse on the Old City will surely bring each traveller a worthy experience. A journey to Jerusalem even in a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity is a sure fulfilment of dreams for Christians and non-Christians alike. What else can you wish for – make the glimpse on the magazine and computer be a real-life experience!

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