The Machane Yehuda Market: A Reflection of Jerusalem

This video [01:30], published by the Official Youtube Channel of the State of Israel, offers a glimpse into the bustling Machane Yehuda market in Jerusalem. Shoppers can find everything they need here: fresh fruits and vegetables, meat, cheese, household items, clothes, and plenty of cafes serving all kinds of Israeli cuisine. Once the sun goes down, the market, or ‘shuk,’ in Hebrew, transforms into a trendy place to party, dance, or enjoy a locally brewed craft beer. Shuk Machane Yehuda is unique it its conglomeration of people from such a great variety of cultures, religions, beliefs and backgrounds, reflecting the colorful diversity of Jerusalem.