The Rassco neighborhood is located in south-central Jerusalem, bordering the neighborhoods of Katamon, Gonenim, Kiryat Shmuel, Nayot and Givat Mordechai. The main streets are Tchernichovsky, Shimoni, Rabbi Herzog and Ha’Tkufa street. The neighborhood is surrounded by several public buildings, including a municipal library and two main synagogues, a Sephardi and an Ashkenazi one, both located on Shimoni Street, as well as the Jewish culture house.
The German Colony neighborhood was established in the 1970s by members of a religious movement, "the Temple Society - members of the Temple", from the Württemberg district in southern Germany, who were referred to as the German "Templars". The German Colony is a pastoral enclave in the capital of Israel, a kind of Central European village in the heart of Jerusalem.
The Baka neighborhood was founded in the 1920s by wealthy Arab families. The neighborhood is located between the streets Derech Bethlehem, Hebron Road, Railway Street and Rebecca Street. In recent years, the neighborhood has developed and young couples and families have begun to flock to it due to its special character. In the neighborhood there are trendy cafes, fruit, food and wine parking lots, barbershops, lovely green corners and playgrounds.
The Beit Hakerem neighborhood was founded in 1922 as a remote garden-like neighborhood, far from the city of Jerusalem.The founders, most of whom were members of the Second Aliyah, were secular Jews who immigrated from Eastern and Central Europe, and which also consisted of children who were born and raised in the country.
Arnona is an upscale neighborhood in southern Jerusalem located between Talpiot and Kibbutz Ramat Rachel. The neighborhood is bordered by Hebron Road and the Industrial Talpiot Zone to the west, Kibbutz Ramat Rachel to the south, Old Talpiot to the north, and the Judean desert to the east. Arnona is one of the highest points in Jerusalem at 800 meters above sea level.
The Katamon neighborhood was founded in south Jerusalem during the British Mandate by wealthy Arab businessmen. The monastery of San Simon is located in the Katamon neighborhood, around which heavy battles were fought during the War of Independence, in which the monastery took over the entire southern part of the city.