A new info page has been added –
A new interactive map was added –
Added a new map – sites of the Crusaders.
View: Crusaders Map
Visit the site: Kh. Kankuza
A new info page was released: The Crusaders and their sites
Visit the Crusaders info page
Remains of an ancient Tel and a small Crusader period tower keep in Kh. Bergth (Horvat Burgeta) near Kefar Yonah in the Sharon.
Visit the site: Red Tower
A hilltop stronghold protecting the road to Jerusalem, constructed over the ruins of Roman and Crusader forts. Fierce battles occurred here in 1948 in an effort of the Israeli forces to open the road to besieged Jerusalem. Today – a National Heritage site operated by the Israel Nature and Parks Authority.
Visit the site: Castel National Heritage site
A new info page was added: The Ark of Covenant and its Journeys
Read more: Ark of Covenant
New site was added in Judea region:
The Biblical place of Tel Kir’yat Ye’arim in Abu Ghosh, and the Monastery of the Ark of Covenant on top of the hill.
–> Read more about Kiriath Jearim.
A new site was added in the North Eastern Samaria region:
A Crusader hilltop fortress, commanding the ancient road of Wady Malih.
-> Read More about Burj el maleh
A new site was added in Judea region:
A Benedictine monastery in Abu Ghosh, built on the foundations of a 12th century Crusaders church, near the ancient road to Jerusalem.
Read more: Abu Ghosh