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Tiberias Fun in and around Lake Kinneret (The Sea of Galilee)

| August 8, 2013 | 0 Comments
Tiberias Fun in and around Lake Kinneret (The Sea of Galilee)

Beaches, Promenade, Sailing, Dining by the Sea Lake Kinneret, the harp-shaped lake (kinnor is Hebrew for a harp) is one of Israel’s greatest attractions. It is surrounded by attractive beaches, many of which provide parking space, snack bars, picnic spots and camping facilities. Some even have boats and sports equipment rentals for water skiing, kite […]

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5 Great Tiberias Attractions

| August 6, 2013 | 2 Comments
5 Great Tiberias Attractions

5 Great Tiberias Attractions You May Not Know About! Modern Tiberias is Israel’s lowest city, situated 200 meters below sea level and, although it becomes very hot and humid in the summer, people flock there to cool off in the beautiful harp-shaped fresh water Lake Kinneret (The Sea of Galilee). Its mild climate also makes […]

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Tiberias Hot Springs, Spa and More!

| July 26, 2013 | 0 Comments
Tiberias Hot Springs, Spa and More!

Tiberias Hot Springs, Spa and Archaeological National Park Tiberias (Tiverya), is one of Israel’s 4 holy cities that also includes Jerusalem, Safed (Tzfat), and Hebron. Built on the shores of the beautiful Lake Kinneret (Sea of Galilee,) the lowest altitude freshwater lake in the world, Tiberias was originally constructed by Antipater to cull favor with […]

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Acre (Akko)

| July 25, 2013
Acre (Akko)

Acre: A Place to Experience Multi-Cultural History Acre, perhaps one of the most multifaceted towns in Israel, is located on the northern Mediterranean coast. Today, Jews, Christians and Muslims live, study, work and relax side by side painting a picture of harmony for all to experience. Why the Name Acre? The origin of its name […]

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Zip-Lining in Israel

| June 26, 2013 | 0 Comments
Zip-Lining in Israel

Omega Zip-Lining in Israel If you’re looking for something to do that’s off the beaten track during your vacation in Israel, why not try zip-lining? A zip line, called “omega” in Hebrew is created by suspending a pulley on a cable that is mounted atop an incline. The passenger is strapped onto the pulley and […]

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Touring Safed

| April 21, 2013 | 0 Comments
Touring Safed

Touring Safed (Tzfat) – Where to Start? Safed known as Tzfat in Hebrew is one of Israel’s four Jewish holy cities that also include Jerusalem, Tiberias and Hebron. Located in the northern Galilee region it is known for its fresh mountain air. It has a fascinating Old City and is famous for its Artists’ Quarter.  […]

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Things to Do in Safed

| April 21, 2013 | 0 Comments
Things to Do in Safed

Things to do in Safed Israel With the help of a map and this guide, you’re well on your way to getting the most from your Tzfat (Safed) experience. Depending on your personal preference, of course, quality tour guides are available. All over the central area of Safed you will find signs providing  historical commentary […]

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Mount Carmel and Haifa Nature Reserves

| April 19, 2013 | 0 Comments
Mount Carmel and Haifa Nature Reserves

Mount Carmel (Har Carmel) Mount Carmel, Har Carmel in Hebrew, means the mountain of G-d’s vineyard. Blessed with an abundance of rain, high humidity, and the many evergreen trees that grow there, these mountains were given the nickname of the evergreen mountain. Har Carmel stretches from the Menashe Plateau in the south to the Haifa Bay […]

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Bethlehem Galilee, Cana, and Sephoris Tzippori

| December 29, 2012 | 0 Comments
Bethlehem Galilee, Cana, and Sephoris Tzippori

Bethlehem of the Galilee The beautiful Kinneret (Sea of Galilee) is the site for several nearby towns, such as Nazareth, Cana, Bethlehem Galilee, and Sephoris (Tzippori), which appeal to both Jews and Christians. These very scenic areas offer amazing photo opportunities, so don’t forget to bring your camera. For Christians, visiting these sites can be combined with touring other Christian […]

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Sea of Galilee Map

| December 2, 2012 | 0 Comments
Sea of Galilee Map

North Shore Sea of Galilee: Korazim, Tabgha, Capernaum, Mount of Beatitudes and Beit Saida If you look at a map of the Sea of Galilee you will find many sites around the northern lake shore of the Sea of Galilee, Lake Kinneret, that are the archaeological remains of several towns and places where many important events […]

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