Tiberias is Israel's most popular holiday resort in the northern part of the country.
The city is located at the west side of the sea of Galilee. The old city is located on the
shore, at -200M (below sea level). The new city, with a population of 40,000, has
spread out around the old section - to the sides and to the top of the hills around.
Tiberias is one of the four Jewish Holy cities, and the capital of the Galilee