over the city
The city is multi-tiered with the port and the trendy German Colony at the bottom of Mount Carmel, the Arab community and commercial district in Wadi Nisnas and the Carmel Centre at the upper side of the mountain where the Well To Do have built quality expensive apartments.clouds over the city
tomatoes grown locally and sold in the daily market
The Carmelit is Israel’s only Metro system which travels through all these areas for about NIS5 per journey.Zev has an apartment in the German Colony- the trendiest place in town
We take our breakfast at the City Center Plaza at the bottom of Ben Gurion Avenue and indeed all the restaurants in the German Colony are popular.
In December Christmukkah is celebrated incorporating Eid, Christmas and Hannukah, reflecting Haifa’s multi-cultural community.sunset over Haifa
Further up Mount Carmel lies several Druze villages which are very popular with Israelis on Saturdays.
There is also Mount Carmel monastery established in the 19th century which offers excellent views from the top of the roof and some pleasant gardens.