Here is a Jerusalem map for you, so you can see the locations of some of the major sites in the city:
In the map of Jerusalem above you can see the following sites (from left to right):
If you would like to see the topography and geography of Jerusalem, just click on the Ter button (stands for terrain). You can also use the Sat button (stands for satellite) to see the land from above - the greenery as well as man-made elements.
Where is Jerusalem located within Israel as a whole or even in the Middle East region? Use the zoom feature above to zoom out and you will see that too.
Have you ever had the opportunity to see some ancient maps (i.e. the hand-drawn kind - before Google and GPS)??? Whether you have or have not, if you like history and historical documents you may find Jerusalem and some of its old maps verrrry interesting. I recently found a number of them on a great art website called Ric's Art.com. Here are some of the awesome maps they have there:
You can order reproductions of any of the above maps from Ric'sArt.com, it can make for some pretty cool wall art in your home or office.
Hope you enjoyed my Jerusalem map page and have a better idea of where all the famous sites are located!
Have a question about this Israel topic? Or a suggestion or tip? Maybe even a personal story to share?
Great! Just fill out the fields below and send us your submission...