Jerusalem is steeped in history, it is a capital city and is also a prominent holy destination for three different major religions. A popular city to visit by many from around the world, here are five things to know before you go to Jerusalem.
Jerusalem is a city that is influenced by a lot of cultures and religions and because of that it also has a strong up and coming food scene with some tasty eats. If you are planning on visiting Jerusalem soon make sure you put these restaurants to the top of your list.
One of the best markets in all of Jerusalem is the Machane Yehuda Market and its surrounding neighborhood. Partially covered and partially open air this market has been a popular destination for locals and tourists a like for the past 100 years. There are over 250 vendors offering everything from fresh fruit to baked goods, fish, meats, cheeses, spices, alcohol, textiles, housewares, jewelry and more.