About an hour and a half walk up the hillside from the shoreline of Capernaum are the remains of Chorazim (Korazim). It was renowned for the good wheat grown there.
"The primary geology around the Sea of Galilee is lava rock (basalt) derived from ancient volcanic eruptions. Basalt was the main source of building material around the Sea. Buildings constructed from any other material meant the stone would have had to be imported."
"By the 2nd century, Chorazin was far from an observant Jewish village. There was a strong Hellenistic influence within the city."
"How terrible it will be for you, Chorazin! ...If the miracles which were performed in you had been performed in Tyre and Sidon, the people there would have long ago put on sackcloth and sprinkled ahses on themselves, to show that they had turned from their sins!" Matthew 11:21
quotes from "Exploring Bible Times" field notes by Dr. James Martin