Galilee
Galilee (Hebrew: הגליל‎, transliteration HaGalil; Arabic: الجليل‎, translit. al-Jalīl) is a region in northern Israel which overlaps with much of the administrative Northern District a...
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1660 destruction of Safed
The 1660 destruction of Safed occurred during the Druze power struggle in Mount Lebanon, at the time of the rule of Ottoman sultan Mehmed IV. The towns of Safed and nearby Tiberias, with substantial J...
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Hittin
Hittin (Arabic: حطّين‎, transliterated Ḥiṭṭīn or Ḥaṭṭīn) was a Palestinian village located 8 kilometers (5 mi) west of Tiberias. As the site of the Battle of Hattin in 1187, in which Sa...
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Nazareth
Nazareth (/ˈnæzərəθ/; Aramaic: ܢܨܪܬ‎, Naṣrath; Hebrew: נָצְרַת, Naṣrat, Arabic: النَّاصِرَة‎, an-Nāṣira) is the largest city in the North District of Israel. Nazareth is known as "the...
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Kursi, Golan Heights
Kursi (Byzantine Greek Κυρσοί) is the ruins of a Byzantine Christian monastery and now an Israeli national park located in the Israel-occupied Golan Heights.
The site is located near the eastern s...
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Kabul, Israel
Kabul (Arabic: كابول‎, Hebrew: כָּבּוּל) is an Arab town in the North District of Israel, located 14 kilometres (8.7 mi) southeast of Acre and north of Shefa-'Amr.
Fragments of pott...
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Beit She'arim National Park
Beit She'arim (Hebrew: בֵּית שְׁעָרִים, Arabic: بيت الغرباء bayt al-ġurabāʾ‎), also known as Beth She'arim or Besara (in Ancient Greek Βησάρα), literally The House of Two Gates, is the arche...
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Sha'ab, Israel
Sha'ab (Arabic: شعب‎; Hebrew: שַׁעַבּ; meaning "The spur") is an Arab town (a local council) in the North District of Israel. It has an area of 5,442 dunams (6.4 km (2.5 sq mi...
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Meron, Israel
Meron (Hebrew: מֵירוֹן, Meron) is a moshav (cooperative village) on the slopes of Mount Meron, in the Upper Galilee in northern Israel near Safed, and within municipal jurisdiction of the Merom HaGali...
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Safsaf
Safsaf (Arabic: صفصاف‎, the weeping willow, also known in Roman times as Safsofa) was a Palestinian village located 9 kilometres northwest of Safed, present-day Israel. Its villagers fled to...
Parod
Parod (Hebrew: פָּרוֹד) is a kibbutz in the Upper Galilee near Safed in northern Israel. It belongs to the Merom HaGalil Regional CouncilThe community was founded in 1949 by immigrants to Israel from...
Usha (city)
35°08′48″E / 32.799414°N 35.146701°E / 32.799414; 35.146701Usha was a city in the Western part of Galilee. It is noteworthy because in the 2nd century (c. 135), the Sanhedri...
Capernaum
Capernaum (/kəˈpɜrniəm/ kə-PUR-nee-əm; Hebrew: כְּפַר נַחוּם, Kfar Nahum, "Nahum's village") was a fishing village in the time of the Hasmoneans. Located on the northern shore of the Sea of Galilee. I...
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Yokneam
Yokneam Illit (Hebrew: יָקְנְעָם עילית), also Yoqne'am Illit and Jokneam Illit is a city with over 100 high-tech companies and exports in the billions of US dollars annually. It is located in a hilly ...
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Mount Arbel
Mount Arbel (Hebrew: הר ארבל‎, Har Arbel) is a mountain in The Lower Galilee near Tiberias in Israel, with high cliffs, views of Mount Hermon in the Golan Heights, trails to a cave-fortress, and...
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Upper Galilee
The Upper Galilee (Hebrew: הגליל העליון‎, HaGalil Ha'Elion) is a geographical-political term in use since the end of the Second Temple period, originally referring to a mountainous area overlapp...
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