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Country
Province
State
Place
Location
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Taken
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
 View over the Muslim Quarter of the old city of Jerusalem, a city holy to Christians, Muslims and Jews.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
 The old city of Jerusalem. This area is holy to three religions: Christianity, Islam and Judaism.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
 The walls of the old city.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Citadel
View of the Dome of the Rock and the Church of Mary Magdelane from the Citadel.
2019
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
 Damascus Gate is one of the entrances to the old city.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Muslim Quarter
 Sweet shop in the Muslim Quarter.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Muslim Quarter
 Steps and arches.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Muslim Quarter
 Street scene.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Muslim Quarter
 View of the old city.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Muslim Quarter
 The hilly old city.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Muslim Quarter
 Man carrying sweets.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Muslim Quarter
 The Church of St Anne was built in 1140 by European Crusaders. It became a mosque for 700 years.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Armenian Quarter
 The Armenian Quarter.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Armenian Quarter
 The entrance of St Anne's Church.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Armenian Quarter
 Tile from an Armenian church.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Armenian Quarter
 Carving on an Armenian church.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Armenian Quarter
 Map of the Armenian Genocide in the Armenian Museum.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Armenian Quarter
 Mosaic in the Armenian Museum.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Jewish Quarter
 The Jewish Quarter of old Jerusalem was rebuilt after 1967.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Jewish Quarter
 The Western (Wailing) Wall is all that remains of Solomon's temple in Jerusalem. It is the holiest site of Judaism.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Jewish Quarter
 The modern Jewish Quarter.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Harem es Sharif
 The Harem es Sharif (Temple Mount) occupies a sixth of the area of Old Jerusalem. It is the third holiest site for Muslims.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Harem es Sharif
Dome of the Rock
 The Dome of the Rock houses a rock believed to be where Abraham was to sacrifice his son, Isaac.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Harem es Sharif
Dome of the Rock
 The Dome of the Rock dates from the 7th century.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Harem es Sharif
Dome of the Rock
 The elaborately decorated entrance.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Harem es Sharif
Dome of the Rock
 Detail of the beautiful tilework.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Harem es Sharif
Al Aksa Mosque
 The Al Aksa Mosque. Muslims believe Mohammad ascended to heaven from this spot.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Harem es Sharif
Al Aksa Mosque
 The Al Aksa Mosque is the largest in Jerusalem and dates from 670. It is the third holiest site in Islam.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Harem es Sharif
Al Aksa Mosque
 The minaret.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Harem es Sharif
Al Aksa Mosque
The interior of the Al-Aksa Mosque.
2019
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Harem es Sharif
 The Harem es Sharif is under Palestinian control.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Harem es Sharif
 Pilgrims.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Harem es Sharif
 View of the Harem es Sharif.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Harem es Sharif
 Islamic school.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Harem es Sharif
 Ablution fountain.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Harem es Sharif
 The Golden Gate is the gate through which the Messiah will come. In 1530, the Ottomans blocked it to stop this happening.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Harem es Sharif
 Looking out over Old Jerusalem from the Harem es Sharif (the ancient Temple Mound).
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Via Dolorosa
 The Via Dolorosa (Way of Sorrows) includes the Stations of the Cross where Christians believe Jesus walked to his crucifiction.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Via Dolorosa
 Station 1 (now an Islamic school) is where Pilate condemned Jesus to death.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Via Dolorosa
 Station 2 (now a Franciscan chapel) marks where Jesus was whipped by the Romans.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Via Dolorosa
 The Ecce Homo Arch (2nd century) where Pilate declared "behold the man".
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Via Dolorosa
 Station 4 (an Armenian Catholic church) where Jesus met his mother.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Via Dolorosa
 Station 5 is Jesus' handprint on the wall. Simon takes up the cross.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Via Dolorosa
 Station 6 is where Christians believe Veronica hands Jesus the handkerchief that Jusus wiped his face on, leaving an image. The name Veronica means "true image"
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Via Dolorosa
 Station 9. The Coptic church that marks Jesus falling for the third time.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Via Dolorosa
 An Armenian Orthodox church near Golgotha, the site of the crucifiction.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Church of the Holy Sepelchre
 The remaining stations of the cross are within the Church of the Holy Sepelchre.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Church of the Holy Sepelchre
 The church dates from 335 and is the holiest site of Christianity as it marks the location of the Crucifixion.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Church of the Holy Sepelchre
 Inside the church there are many chapels shared among several denominations of Christianity.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Church of the Holy Sepelchre
 Golgotha, the site of the Crucifiction, is now a Roman Catholic chapel.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Church of the Holy Sepelchre
 The Armenian Chapel of Helena where the Empress discovered the true cross.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
Via Dolorosa
 Pilgrims on the Via Dolorosa.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
 The Lion Gate faces East towards the Mount of Olives.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Old City
 Decoration above the Lion Gate.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Mount of Olives
 Views of the old city from the Jewish Necropolis on the Mount of Olives.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Mount of Olives
 The Jewish Necropolis was desicrated in 1948.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Mount of Olives
Tomb of the Virgin
 The 1130 AD Crusader Tomb of the Virgin.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Mount of Olives
Tomb of the Virgin
 The tomb is Greek-Armenian Orthodox.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Mount of Olives
Tomb of the Virgin
 The tomb is holy to both Christians and Muslims.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Mount of Olives
Basillica of the Agony
 The Basillica of the Agony (1924) is set in the Garden of Gethsemene.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Mount of Olives
Basillica of the Agony
 The rock where Christians believe Jesus agonised and prayed while his disciples slept.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Mount of Olives
Dominus Flavit
 The tear shaped Dominus Flavit Church ("Jesus Wept") was built in 1891 on the site of a mosque that was built in 1518 on the site of a church.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Mount of Olives
Dominus Flavit
 View from the altar.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Mount of Olives
Pater Noster Church
 The Pater Noster ("Our Father") Church dates from 1856.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Mount of Olives
Pater Noster Church
 The Pater Noster Church is Carmelite.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Mount of Olives
Pater Noster Church
 The Pater Noster Church is over the grotto where Jeses taught the Lord's Prayer to his disciples.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Mount of Olives
Pater Noster Church
 Tiles display the Lord's Prayer in many languages, including Greek.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Mount of Olives
Pater Noster Church
 The Lord's Prayer in Hebrew.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Mount of Olives
Pater Noster Church
 "Our Father" in Arabic.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Mount of Olives
 The Russian Orthodox Church of Magdalene.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Mount of Olives
 A mosque marking the spot where Jesus is believed to have ascended to heaven.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Mount of Olives
 The mosque was originally a Crusader church and became a mosque in 1187. It is on the summit of the Mount of Olives.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Kidron Valley
 The Kidron Valley is between the city and the Mount of Olives.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Kidron Valley
 The valley has many tombs carved from solid rock.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Kidron Valley
 The 1st century Jewish tomb of Absalom in the Kidron Valley.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Kidron Valley
 The tomb of Zeccariah.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Mount Zion
 Mount Zion is dotted with churches and mosques.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Mount Zion
 The Tomb of David.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
Mount Zion
 Christian mosaic.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
En Karem
 En Karem is a suburb of West Jerusalem.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
En Karem
Church of John The Baptist
 The Church of John The Baptist.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
En Karem
Church of John The Baptist
 The church (1674) is on the site of the birth of John The Baptist.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
En Karem
Church of John The Baptist
 The interior.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
En Karem
 The Roman catholic Visitatio Mariae Church is where the Virgin Mary visited her cousin Elizabeth.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
En Karem
 The Visitatio Mariae Church is decorated with passages from Luke.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
En Karem
 View of En Karem.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
El Lazariye
 The suburb of El Lazariye, the Biblical Bethany.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
El Lazariye
 The Church of Lazarus marks the site of the tomb of Lazarus.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
 The Shrine of the Book is a museum for the Dead Sea Scrolls. The Knesset (parliament) is behind right.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Jerusalem
 The Knesset is the Israeli parliament.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Bethlehem
 Bethlehem (House of Bread), 9km South of Jerusalem, is a Christian town in the West Bank.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Bethlehem
 The Field of the Shepherds.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Bethlehem
Church of the Nativity
 The Church of the Nativity was built in 325 over a Greek shrine of Adonis.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Bethlehem
Church of the Nativity
 The church was rebuilt in 529 but survived invations by the Persians, Crusaders, Mameluks and Ottomans.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Bethlehem
Church of the Nativity
 The entrance is only 1.2m high. It was blocked up in the 13th century to stop horses being ridden into the church.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Bethlehem
Church of the Nativity
 Greek Orthodox frescos over Classical columns.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Bethlehem
Church of the Nativity
 The shrine marking the birthplace of Jesus is Roman Catholic.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Bethlehem
 There are several churches in Bethlehem.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Bethlehem
 The Grotto of the Milk.
1986
Israel / Palestine
Bethlehem
 A church clocktower.
1986

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