Posts Tagged ‘Mahane Yehuda Market’


Running Log: 6.07 km

October 11, 2011

Runner(s):  Just me.

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SHUK (n): open air market

September 4, 2011

On Thursday, we finally went to “The Shuk” in downtown Jerusalem. I think it’s name is Mahane Yehuda Market. As I understand it, the shuk is an open air market where I should be doing most of my grocery shopping because it’s cheaper than shopping at a grocery store. It was a little overwhelming at first, because I’d never seen such a setup. Also, I witnessed my friends haggling for prices–a skill I’m sure to get better at the more I go, and the more Hebrew I learn. I bought candy, some fruits and vegetables, and some items for the dorm.

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