Settlement began here 3,500 years ago, and passed through Canaanite, Phoenician, Roman and Jewish rule. Archaeologists have been excavating for more than two decades.
The university’s most noteworthy structure is the auditorium, an enormous window-enclosed room with a Marcussen organ from Denmark reaching to the roof
It started out a century ago as a modest, working-class neighborhood. Go look at it now
The capital’s vibrant fruit and veggie mecca is a lot more besides, and the adjacent Ohel Moshe neighborhood is full of surprises, including a neon sign- adorned synagogue ark.
A site in the Golan Heights memorializes the fallen members of the 77th Brigade, who fought a decisive battle in the Yom Kippur War.