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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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Akko Historical Sites

| August 4, 2013 | 0 Comments
Akko Historical Sites

Akko (aka Acre) Historical Attractions The Hamam Al Basha The local hamam (bathhouse) was both a place of religious purification before prayers and a social gathering place in the Ottoman Empire. This hamam was originally built by Jazzar Pasha, who was the Turkish governor of Akko towards the end of the 18th century. Here gathered […]

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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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Ashkelon Map

| May 31, 2013 | 0 Comments
Ashkelon Map

Use an Ashkelon Map to Plan Your Day Trip Ashkelon is not only a great place for touring, but it is also a gateway to other very interesting historical, archeological, Biblical, holistic, recreational, amusement and underground attractions in the surrounding area. A one day trip can take in many of these sites, which you can look […]

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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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Safed

| April 21, 2013 | 0 Comments
Safed

Introduction to Safed (Tzfat) With 27,000 permanent residents, Safed, commonly known by its Hebrew name of Tzfat, is the highest and coldest city in Israel. Safed is perched at a 2,800 foot (850 m) altitude, and occasionally visitors can enjoy tramping through a snowy white wonderland. Summer nights are usually fresh and comfortable. The climb up […]

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Safed Israel Parks and Gardens

| April 21, 2013 | 0 Comments
Safed Israel Parks and Gardens

Citadel Park, Safed Within walking distance from the city center and the highest point in Safed, the Citadel Park offers a breathtaking view, as well as an archeological park and ideal site for family picnics and barbecues. Take a deep breath from the summit, and survey Mount Meron, Mount Tabor, and the Kinneret (Sea of […]

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