Israel

Jerusalem

Jerusalem Geography

Jerusalem is the capital of Israel. It's located on a plateau in the Judean Mountains between the Mediterranean and the Dead Sea.Jerusalem is one of the oldest cities in the world. It is considered holy to the three major Abrahamic religions—Judaism, Christianity and Islam

Jerusalem Sports

Jerusalem two popular sports are soccer and basketball. Beitar Jerusalem Football Club is one of the most well known in Israel. Another major soccer team which is Beitar top rival is Hapoel Jerusalem F.C. Whereas Beitar has been Israel State Cup champion seven times,Hapoel has won the Cup only once.

In basketball, Hapoel Jerusalem plays in the top division. The club has won the State Cup three times, and the ULEB Club in 2004.

Jerusalem Economy