Discovering Jerusalem's glorious Georgian past
You may know Jerusalem, but do you know about its Georgian past? A tour through some of the city's lesser-known historical sites.
Lasha Zhvania loves hugging. He’s a warmhearted, friendly man who knows lots of people in the Christian quarter of Jerusalem's Old City. Bumping into people all the time may make his way through the alleyways of the Old City slower, but these chance encounters are an inseparable part of the tour he’s agreed to give me of what he calls “Jerusalem’s Georgian past.” When we met at the Valley of the Cross...
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