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Jewish Quarter (Jerusalem)
Middle East
Copyright: Tamir orbaum
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Chargée: 19/07/2011
Mis à jour: 11/08/2014
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Roman's "Cardo", Jewish Quarter, Old City, Jerusalem
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the Jewish Quarter square
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Part of the ancient Roman Cardo street. Jerusalem
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Jaffa gate
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the garden of leaders
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More About Middle East

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