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Israel – Wonder of the World

Knights and pomegranate wine, cabbala and rare birds, beaches and the Wailing Wall – it seems that small Israel comprises all wonders of both modern and ancient world. If you want to plunge into the atmosphere of historic past and breathe the air of religious sanctities while enjoying extremely friendly climate your travel destination is Israel, the Promised Land.

You should start your acquaintance with this country with visiting Jerusalem, the capital of Israel and the saint city for three religions. Christians, Muslims and Jews come to Jerusalem to pray in ancient temples, touch their religious sanctities, and follow the sorrowful path of the Jesus Christ (Via Dolorosa). You should also visit Holy Sepulcher where you can have a look on the scrolls of the Dead Sea which are more than 2000 years old. And, of course, the Wailing Wall, the place which attracts thousands of pilgrims, is also situated there. You can put down your dream, roll the sheet of paper in a pipe and push it through the ancient stones. It is believed that all pleas will be heard on heaven. It is also interesting to walk in the old part of Jerusalem – Ir David. It presents picturesque ruins of buildings which were created by King David. Walking along narrow paths and steps you will feel like you are in another dimension and civilization.

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