The Hospitaller Fortress (2017)

Located in the Southern-west coast of the city, the old town of Acre is a peninsula facing Haifa. We can see there the walls, minaret, church tower, steeples as soon as you get closer to ... See full synopsis »

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Yanai Arfi

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Located in the Southern-west coast of the city, the old town of Acre is a peninsula facing Haifa. We can see there the walls, minaret, church tower, steeples as soon as you get closer to the South entrance of the city. Actually, what you should see is the Ottoman city, built at the age of Dar El Omar and the Governor Ahmad Pasha Al-Jazzar, most commonly called 'the Butcher', in the 18th century. On the right, the entrance to the gardens is the departure for the tour of the vestige of the past civilizations. Before going further, you must understand the historical context of old Acre: Acre (Akko) was founded by 45,000 Crusaders on their way to free Jerusalem from Islamic invaders in 1099. They lived here for over 150 years until driven out by Saladin. While on their way, they killed Jewish "infidels" and destroyed their communities in cities such as Speyer, Worms & Magenza. The prayer "merciful father" was composed in memory of these events. The first Crusader fort was built in Acre in...

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USA

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1 July 2017 (USA) See more »

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$205,000 (estimated)
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