Tag Archives : Nazareth


Christian holy sites in the Galilee – Holy Land Christian Sites

Christian Holy Sites in the Galilee The Galilee area is where Jesus grew up and began his teachings. Many of the miracles that He performed were in this region. There are a number of prominent Christian holy sites in the Galilee. Yardenit The revered Baptismal site of Yardenit (meaning “little […]

Basilica of Annunciation in Nazareth

Lake Kinneret

Israel – Northern Israel – Cities and Sites

Cities and Sites in Northern Israel The North of Israel comprising of  the Golan Heights and the Galilee region is filled with Jewish and Christian Biblical and historical places of interest. There are an abundance of National Parks and archeological excavations as well as beautiful scenery and rich plant life. […]


Israel – biblical and historical sites – Capernaum (Kfar Nahum)

Capernaum (Kfar Nahum) is situated on the shores of Lake Kinneret (The Sea of Galilee), in the north of Israel. This ancient fishing village was inhabited between the years of 150 BC up to approximately AD 750. Capernaum is mentioned a number of times in the New Testament however the […]

Capernaum in Israel

View of Nazareth

Israel – Cities in North Israel – Nazareth

The Israeli city of Nazareth is located in Northern Israel in the heart of the Galilee region. Approximately 25 km from the Sea of Galilee and 9 km from Mount Tabor, it is the largest Arab city in Israel inhabited by both Christian and Muslim Israeli Arabs. There are also […]