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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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Shopping and Restaurants in Ashkelon

| April 20, 2013 | 0 Comments
Shopping and Restaurants in Ashkelon

Ashkelon Shopping Malls Ashkelon has some good shopping malls and great gourmet restaurants. A very fascinating shopping and restaurant area is in the Old City of Migdal, where all kinds of interesting architectural buildings with arches and courtyards abound. Here you can combine a shopping spree with a tour of the museum, art galleries, and […]

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Ashkelon Excavations

| April 20, 2013 | 0 Comments
Ashkelon Excavations

Ashkelon National Park: Tel Ashkelon Ashkelon is one of the world’s oldest cities and the remains of about 20 cities buried one on top of another have been found at Tel Ashkelon, dating from 3500 BCE to 1500 CE – about 5,000 years. The remains at Tel Ashkelon are within the boundaries of Ashkelon National Park, […]

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Ashkelon

| April 20, 2013 | 0 Comments
Ashkelon

Ashkelon Israel Ashkelon is a beautiful beach town on Israel’s southern Mediterranean coast. The name is derived from the Hebrew word shekel, a weight. In ancient Egypt Ashekelon was referred to as Askala or Askanu. The Romans called it Ascalonia. It is located just 8 miles (13 km) from the Gaza border. Ashkelon has 7.5 miles (12 […]

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Birds of Israel

| November 4, 2012 | 0 Comments
Birds of Israel

Birding in Israel There is no better country on earth than Israel for birding. Visitors arrive to observe millions of birds in migration, not to mention birds of Israel which can be found year round. Every year, migrations to and from Europe and Western Asia bring 300 species, approximately 500 million birds, to the skies over Israel. […]

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