Snow in Jerusalem: Get A Room

10,000 rockets hit from Gaza. Israelis carried on.

Years of bus bombings. Israelis road on.

But a forecast of 5 cm of snow in Jerusalem?

People are stocking up on those big packs of toilet paper and getting ready to hunker down.

image salt truck

Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat came to show off the city’s new salt spreaders and preparedness.

image Nir Barkat at press conference

But the main road to Jerusalem, Israel is to be shut at midnight on Wednesday.┬áSo the mayor’s advice?

Come early and take a hotel room.

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I lived in the United States, Canada and Australia before moving to Israel in the midst of the Second Lebanon War. For the last ten years, walking the streets of Jerusalem, the scenes I saw every day did not resemble the ones familiar in the Western media. Now I try to share those positive images with the world, what is really happening in Jerusalem, Israel, The Real Jerusalem Streets

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