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The Templar Tunnels of Acre, Israel

The historic centre of Acre (modern day Akko), a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is perhaps the best-preserved old town in Israel, second only to Jerusalem. Acre was taken by the Crusaders at the very end of the 11th Century to … Continue reading

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