Akko (Acre), Haifa
A spice shop in the old city of Acco on the northern tip of Haifa Bay. This shop, one of many in the old Turkish bazaar, is packed with all kinds of exotic spices, coffee, and much more...
At the nothern end of Haifa Bay lies the town of Acre or Akko like it's called in Hebrew. Here you'll find an ancient city more than 2000 years old. There are Crusaders remains from the middle ages and Turkish mosques, castles, etc. Apart of the historic places, you can find here a lively market full with exotic spices and traditional Arabic foods. Along the beach there are a lot of beautiful restaurants where you can eat fresh fish and sea food, delivered from the nearby fishermen harbour.
Go and visit the city of Akko, 25 km from Haifa at the north.
The ancient ruins in Akko deserve a visit