A day in Nazareth

10.01.2013                      28.Tewet. 5773                      Jom Kippur Katan

Entdecke Israel:

A day in Nazareth

From Precipice Mountain to the myriad of Christian sites, it's easy to spend a whole day here – and don't miss the delicacies of its market.

Two millennia ago, Nazareth was a tiny, sleepy farming village, no different than dozens of others in Galilee except for one thing – Jesus spent his childhood here. And so today, the ancient core of the city, cupped in a deep valley north of Afula, has become a world-famous richly woven tapestry of churches, mosques, markets, history and heritage shot through with colorful ethnic skeins….