She will lend you a pair of gargantuan wooden slippers and a ripped sheet that has seen much better days.
It opens onto the souq in the Muslim Quarter, the main market for Palestinians in the city — for everything from spices to home appliances.
Its ruins lay up to 8 feet deep under its surface and the Old City is home to Roman era ramparts, gates, the Umayyad Mosque and legendary churches including the Chapel of St.
Since the start of Ramadan on April 2, Israeli forces, including undercover units, have assaulted and arrested Palestinian residents in the Damascus Gate area on an almost daily basis.
Celebrate by exploring the vibrant labyrinth that is the Old City market.
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