Israel is blessed with several well preserved Crusader fortress. What makes the Monfort special is the stunning setting and that it can be reached via a relatively short hike. It’s also one of the lesser-known Crusader fortresses.
The British pastor, Henry Baker, visited the place in 1863 and wrote:
|Or Torah Synagogue||2020||19.3km||site_ao|
|Beit She’arim Necropolis||2018||38.9km||site_ao|
|Convalescent Home (today: King Solomon Hotel)||38.8km||site_brutalism|
|Soldier’s House (Beit Hachyal)||1963||33.1km||site_brutalism|
|Faculty of Mechanical Engineering (today Danciger Laboratories), Technion||35.4km||site_brutalism|
|Leo Baeck School||34.4km||site_brutalism|
|Immigrants Hostel (today The Alfred & Irma Morgenthau Absorption Center)||38.6km||site_brutalism|
|Necropolis of Bet She’arim: A Landmark of Jewish Renewal||2015||39.2km||site_whs|
|Bahá’i Holy Places in Haifa and the Western Galilee||2008||33.7km||site_whs|
|Old City of Acre||2001||18.5km||site_whs|
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