The two present pools lead us to suppose that, already in early times, water reservoirs existed in this valley. A simple dam would collect rainwater flowing down through the valley to form ...
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Caesarea is a magnificent site, a national park where amazing ancient harbor ruins, beautiful beaches, and impressive modern residences sit side by side. On the Coastal Plain and ... See full synopsis »
Holy Places TV is taking you on a tour of the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, the heart of the holy city of Jerusalem Located in the Christian quarter of Jerusalem, on a small narrow square, ... See full synopsis »
Holy Places TV takes you on another journey to the city of Acre. We will explore the Church of St. Andrew, located in the old town. Now known as Akko, this centuries old city has seen the ... See full summary »
Located in Lower Galilee, at the edge of Nazareth hills, Mount Tabor rises to a height of 562 meters. Mount Tabor can be seen from miles around demonstrating its strategic importance. ... See full summary »
We are in Bethany, at 15 staidums from Jerusalem according to the Gospel of St John, where Jesus loved to retire, far from the tumult of Jerusalem. Always located on the slopes of the Mount... See full synopsis »
Holy Places is once again in Nazareth, and decided to take you visit a very special church: the Basilica of Jesus the Adolescent also called the Salesian Church. Holy Places has already ... See full synopsis »
The Via Dolorosa, also called "Way of Sorrow" winds along narrow street of Jerusalem's Old City, leads from the Ecce Homo Convent to the Basilica of the Holy Sepulchre. This is the ... See full synopsis »
Located on the seafront in the port city of Ashdod, south of Tel Aviv in Israel, is the Kalaat El-Mina Citadel, or Minat al-Qala (the harbor castle). The Caliph Abed el Malek has it built, ... See full summary »
It is here that, according to the Bible, the prophet Elijah would have fought against the prophets of Baal, a Canaanite divinity. According to tradition, the prophet Elijah would have ... See full synopsis »
Holy Places TV brings you to the Tabgha region, which sits two hundred meters above sea level. Near the shores of Lake Tiberias, we're visiting The Church of the Multiplication, the scene ... See full synopsis »
A famous places of pilgrimage is the Russian Orthodox Convent of the Ascension is located in Israel, in the village of A-Tur near a tall tower on Mount Olives next to the old city of ... See full summary »
The two present pools lead us to suppose that, already in early times, water reservoirs existed in this valley. A simple dam would collect rainwater flowing down through the valley to form a natural lake. Later, this lake was transformed into an artificial reservoir of 40x50m, by means of a 6m. wide dam. The water was led to the Temple in an open-air canal.