Forging History-harbor and town

Forging History-harbor and town

View of harbor and Old City of Akko, Israel

The harbor and Old City of Akko (also called Acre), a UNESCO World Heritage Site on the shores of the Mediterranean in far northern Israel. About a mile east of the city lies Tel Akko, a hill that was the site of industrial activity for more than 3,000 years spanning many regimes, environments, and cultures.

IMAGE: Getty Images/Ruslan Dashinsky