Abu Tor is a pastoral Neighborhood located on the east side of Jerusalem, on a hill facing the Old City and the Kotel. The Neighborhood was built around 1850. Abu tor is a close walking distance to the old city and the Kotel. The neighborhoods of Baka and the German Colony, Talpiot and Arnona are a close by (5 min walk), and walking distance to Talbieh & Rechavia (10-15 min walk). The local residents are both Jews and Arabs, Jews living on the upper side and the Arabs living on the west side. Abu – Tor provides a quiet, pastoral atmosphere with a unique old Arab style houses and new modern buildings with a breathtaking view of the old city and temple mount.