The city of Jerusalem is on a plateau in between the Dead Sea and the Mediterranean. To the East, it overlooks the Dead Sea and the arid region of eastern Jordan, while the Mediterranean is 60 km to the West. It is a holy place, according to Islam and Christian religions. The Haram Al-Sharif, also known as the Temple Mount is said to be one of the most sacred places on earth. It is where Abraham offered his son as a sacrifice to God and of great significance to people of faith. The Via Dolorosa is a path that runs from the Muslim Quarter through Via Dolorosa Street all the way to Church of the Holy Sepulcher. The path is where Jesus walked on while carrying his torture stake on his way to crucifixion. The Israel Museum is among the most ancient museums in the world.
Discover and explore Jerusalem, a city in the country of Israel. This online guide of information, articles, and photos of Jerusalem helps you explore the attractions and points of interest of Jerusalem. It is located on the continent of Europe and its GPS coordinates address is latitude 31.7667 and logitude 31.7667. [Map of Jerusalem].