Jerusalem Day Two October 20th 2017 Day 2 in Jerusalem
Today we took a taxi up to the Mount of Olives. It would have been a real
chore to have to have gone through the old city down into the Kids on Valley
and up to the Mount of Olives. Church of the Ascenion. Big view of the old city. Walking down all of the
views, seeing all of the cemeteries. Down to The Garden of Gethsemane and the Church of All Nations.
Then clim ... read more
Middle East » Israel » Jerusalem District » Jerusalem Following World War II, the British withdrew from their mandate of Palestine, and the UN partitioned the area into Arab and Jewish states, an arrangement rejected by the Arabs. Subsequently, the Israelis defeated the Arabs in a series of wars without... ... read more