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5 Beautiful Winery Tours Near Jerusalem

April 7th 2019

If you’re a wine lover and you’re visiting Jerusalem any time soon, then a small detour to one of the region’s wineries might be in order. There are several winery tours near the Holy City which provide wine connoisseurs with a taste of Israel’s flourishing wine industry. The beautiful vineyards in the Judean Hills, just […]

The Most Multicultural Cities in Israel

April 3rd 2019

Despite the unjust criticisms often leveled at Israel, the Jewish State is one of the most multicultural nations in the world. In numerous cities across the Holy Land you can find people from many different cultures, religions, and ethnicities, mingling and working together, generally in peace and fellowship. From the north to the south, you’ll […]

Sit back and Relax: 5 Places to Ride Cable Cars in Israel

March 27th 2019

A wonderful way to gain a bird’s eye view of Israel is by taking a leisurely ride in a cable car. There are several vantage points across the country which afford visitors stunning views across diverse and beautiful landscapes. But for many people, the trek up to these places can be tricky. A cable car […]

5 Places to Enjoy the Ultimate Adrenaline Rush in Israel

March 20th 2019

In Israel, there’s no shortage of beautiful things to see and interesting things to do. You’re spoiled for choice. Yet sometimes you just want to let loose and do something out of your comfort zone. And in Israel there are plenty of fun and adrenaline-fueled activities to be enjoyed, for people of all ages and […]

Wild Animals to Look Out for When Touring Israel

March 13th 2019

For a such a small country, Israel has an amazing diversity of wildlife. From the north to the south – on land, in the air, and even in the seas – there are a variety of amazing wild animals you might spot when touring the nation’s beautiful and ancient landscapes. Throughout Israel there are many […]

Museums in Israel Dedicated to Famous Figures in Modern Israeli History

March 6th 2019

Israel has perhaps one of the most interesting and awe-inspiring stories of any country within the last 70 years. It’s no wonder it has a plethora of fascinating famous figures including pioneers, politicians, soldiers, and cultural leaders. And it’s for many of these big names that museums in Israel have been dedicated, especially to those […]

6 Places in Israel to See Animals Up Close

March 6th 2019

When we think of getting to know a country, we might imagine touring the old cities, mingling with the locals, and exploring the diverse landscapes. Yet there’s also the wildlife. Wild animals tell another story of a region, and this is very much the case with Israel as well. Viewing animals up close allows you […]

5 Poignant Memorials to Visit in Israel

February 25th 2019

Wherever you go in the world, memorials reflect the achievements, heroism, or tragedies that form the narrative of that land or culture. And this is no less the case than in Israel, where such terrible calamity and suffering is still within living memory. Poignant memorials are everywhere in this brave little country. From north to […]

5 Old Ports in Israel with Significant Histories

February 14th 2019

  From the Bronze Age to the modern day, the Mediterranean Sea has played a significant part in the story of Israel. It’s no wonder therefore that several old ports and harbors can be found right along the nation’s coastline, each one with its own unique and fascinating history. Biblical narratives tell us of ancient […]

6 of the Most Amazing Rock Formations in Israel

February 6th 2019

For such a small country, Israel is abundant with amazing rock formations and diverse geology. From north to south there are stunning rocky landscapes that have helped define the history and cultures of the region. Each formation, whether cave, cliff, arch, or crater, has its own fascinating story intertwined with surrounding human settlements and activity. […]

Interesting Historical Battlegrounds to Visit in Israel

January 30th 2019

Given Israel’s ancient history and location as a crossroads between three continents, it’s not surprising there have been many battles and wars fought on her soil. Wherever you go in Israel you’re never far from a significant historical battleground. Wars have been waged throughout the land right from before the time of King Saul and […]

6 Beautiful Places to Go Swimming in Israel

January 23rd 2019

Given the country’s warm Mediterranean climate, it’s not surprising there are many beautiful places to go swimming when visiting Israel. The coastal plains and the Galilee region enjoy hot and dry summers and mild-to-cool rainy winters. In the far south, the Red Sea coast sparkles under hot sunshine pretty much all year round.The landscapes of […]

6 Stunningly Beautiful Locations in Israel’s Golan Heights

January 16th 2019

Israel’s Golan Heights region, in the north east of the country, is marked by beautiful rolling green hills, rocky plateaus, and numerous streams, valleys, and hot springs. It’s both distinctive and spectacular, and it’s for this reason it’s a popular destination for Israelis and tourists alike. There are so many adventures to be enjoyed in […]

5 Interesting Things to See Near the Tel Aviv Seafront

January 9th 2019

Tel Aviv’s seafront is one of the most popular destinations for visitors to Israel’s second city. The modern and vibrant city is located on one of the region’s most beautiful sun-soaked coastlines and is an ideal place for a swim in the warm clear sea. With restaurants, cafes, parks, and historical sites along the promenades, […]

Getting Close to Nature and History in Gush Etzion

January 3rd 2019

Gush Etzion, just south of Jerusalem, is a beautiful area in the Judean Mountains comprised of Jewish agricultural villages and resplendent green landscapes. The hilly region has a long and fascinating history owing to its proximity to the Holy City. In more recent times, the area saw both tragedy and renewal as the original villages […]

5 Popular Kosher Restaurants in Tel Aviv

December 27th 2018

After a busy day touring Tel Aviv and the surrounding region, there’s nothing nicer than to relax in a sophisticated restaurant in front of a delicious meal. There’s no shortage of high quality kosher restaurants in Tel Aviv, each with distinctive menus, signature styles, interior designs, and culinary vibes. If you’re looking for great kosher […]

5 Fun Factory Tours to Enjoy When Visiting Israel

December 20th 2018

When we think of factories, we usually imagine dull production lines closed off to the public and places not normally associated with tourism. And in most cases, this is true. However, in Israel, there are several fun factory tours accessible to visitors. These tours provide fascinating insights into the production and packaging of often internationally […]

5 Things to See and Do Near the Israeli Parliament Building

December 13th 2018

For many visitors to Jerusalem, especially those with an interest in the modern State, the Israeli Parliament Building (known locally as the Knesset) is one of the most popular tourist attractions outside the city walls. Situated on a hilltop in the western Jerusalem neighborhood of Givat Ram, the Knesset building can be seen from afar […]

Crusader-era Castles in Israel: 5 Sites to Visit

December 3rd 2018

Between the 11th and 13th centuries, a number of Christian Crusades (religiously inspired military expeditions) arrived in the Holy Land. The goal of the Christians in the first crusade was to conquer Jerusalem and make it their own. Over the decades and centuries that followed, the balance of power would shift constantly between the Crusading […]

7 Stunning Caves and Tunnels to Explore in Israel

November 28th 2018

When visiting Israel, there’s no shortage of fascinating things to see and do on the surface. The country is rich with history, cultures, vibrant cities, architecture, culinary delights, and geographical beauty. Yet there’s also a wealth of things to explore below ground. Throughout the country there are ancient caves and tunnels, dug both by natural […]

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