JERUSALEM (AL QUDS)
Between sacred and secular, mythical past and contemporary realities, Jerusalem (Al Quds) is most of the time glorified. Different sights and tales superimpose without necessarily running into each other, akin to the pilgrims of all faiths and nationalities who roam the city. The discovery of its heritage and the encounter with its inhabitants – for an inside look – propel you into a fascinating and moving journey though time.
Places to see: Haram al Sharif • Masjid al Aqsa • Dome of the Rock • Holy Sepulchre • Ecce Homo • Cotton Merchants’ Market • Hammam al Ein • Madrassa al Ashrafiyya • Church of Saint Anne • Sabil Qaytbeh • Minbar Burhan al Din • Turba al Sitt Tunshuq • Al Khalidi library • Bab al Amoud • Via Dolorosa • Al Bouraq Wall, Wailing Wall • Citadel • Cathedral of Saint James • Mamilla cemetary • Mount of Olives • Olive Garden • Mary’s Tomb • Gethsemane • Pater Noster • Cenacle • Ein Karem • Talbiyeh • Lifta • Nabi Samuel • Silwan