Jerusalem city is one of the oldest cities in the world. It is located in the Judean Mountains, between the Mediterranean Sea and the northern edge of the Dead Sea. It is Israel's largest city in both population and area.
Come August, customer service in Paris can take a backseat to leisure, as shown here at the Porte de Clignancourt flea market, or Marché aux Puces. This photo appeared in a July/August 2010 Traveler story called "The Longest Sunday"—a look at Paris's monthlong weekend of lazy doings and simple diversions. Photograph by Sisse Brimberg & Cotton Coulson, October 15, 2014