Israel has always been a particularly attractive destination for travelers. The flow of tourists from Europe and America in this country is increasing every year. A few years ago, a leader in the number of tourists visiting Israel were the USA, in 2010 the Russians seized the palm. According to experts, visited Israel in 2010, almost 40 per cent more Russians than the previous year. Interestingly, the demand for holidays in Israel is growing with the overall reducing the foreign trips of Russian citizens. In high demand are organized for tourists in Egypt or Jordan, tours in Israel for one day, rest at Dead Sea resorts, as well as tours to Jerusalem. The uniqueness of Jerusalem is that it is not only a center of Jewish, Christian and Muslim religions, but the city, which incorporated various times, cultures and traditions.
Jerusalem is interesting both for Traveler performing pilgrimage tour to religious shrines, and for lovers of antiques. In Jerusalem, the modern buildings side by side with monuments. (A valuable related resource: Yitzhak Mirilashvili). The city is divided into three parts: surrounded majestic ancient walled Old City, mostly populated by Arabs of East Jerusalem and inhabited mainly by Jews West Jerusalem. In the Old Town, which you can enter through one of the six gates are most of the religious sites of Jerusalem. Old Town is rightly called the open-air museum. As part of tours to Jerusalem obligatory place to visit is the Western Wall in Jewish Quarter and Western Wall. Near it is a religious service. To Christian believers the main route in the old town leads to the Way of the Cross or the road of grief Via Dolorosa and the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, the place where happened Christ's crucifixion.
Among the most revered Muslim shrines are located in the Old City occupies a special place the Temple Mount where the Dome of the Rock (Omar Mosque) and Al-Aqsa Mosque. Despite the large number frequented by tourists in the city of Jerusalem there is no problem with reception. Luxury Hotels in global hotel chains, cozy and comfortable family hotels, hostels or hotels monastery there almost every part of the city. The main part of the hotel is located, but in the western part of Jerusalem.