Old City of Jerusalem - Jerusalem Alleyways
Built from stone and surrounded by thousands of years of history, the Old City alleyways in Jerusalem are a wonderful mix of religion, culture, history and picturesque locations. Snaking through the Old City quarters- Jewish, Christian, Muslim and Armenian- every alleyway tells a story and has a character of its own.
The Old City alleyways in Jerusalem were built thousands of years ago, and have all undergone massive changes throughout the years. With different rulers, religions and residents, buildings were demolished and rebuilt, added onto and diminished.
The alleyways of Jerusalem are the perfect place to get lost in history. Whether you are on a guided tour or just roaming around, looking for a place to eat or for a special souvenir shop, the Jerusalem streets have it all.
Although they are crowded and intense, the Jerusalem alleyways are home to members of different religions, all of whom navigate them and coexist peacefully.