After days of hiding from the public in his Tel Aviv hotel room,
17-year-old pop star Justin Bieber performed at Tel Aviv's Hayarkon Park
, and then slipped away unnoticed to Jerusalem.
a visit to Yad Vashem, Bieber arrived at the Western Wall around 3 a.m.
Friday morning with his mother and a posse of nearly 20, mostly body
had previously expressed a desire to visit the holy sites. “I’m in the
holy land and i am grateful for that. I just want to have the same
personal experience that others have here," he said on his Twitter
However, following days of harassment by paparazzi
Bieber retreated out of the public's sight and only managed to visit
Jerusalem under the cover of darkness following his much-anticipated
Photos by: Marc Israel Sellem / The Jerusalem Post