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Umbrellas Brighten Up Jerusalem’s Skies


The streets of Jerusalem have been lined with 1,000 brightly coloured umbrellas hanging in the skies, giving the illusion that they are floating in mid-air. Finding a new whimsical way to attract tourists, the Jerusalem Municipality is behind this bold new installation, which will hang above the city’s streets through October. Special events, including live music and street artists, will continue to liven up the scene over the next few months. (