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This week in Jerusalemby michael • October 08 2008
This week in Jerusalem, Things to do
You can buy an etrog this week, but people might get mad if you cut it in half
Hey, we'll be the first to admit it: this time of the year is not the best time to be out and about in the city. Sure, the weather's great, but with all these Days of Awe getting in the way, cultural life has slowed way down from its summer festival peak. The Chol HaMoed Sukkot rush is on the horizon, of course, but until then, you'll have to content yourself with a more pared down week in the Holy City:
And then it's Sukkot! The intervening days of the holiday, Chol HaMoed, are bursting to the seams with special events and performances, and we'll be offering in-depth coverage in the coming days.
Image courtesy of rbarenblat from Flickr under a Creative Commons License.
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