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German Colony Haifa

| April 19, 2013 | 0 Comments
German Colony Haifa

Haifa Neighborhoods Haifa has some very old neighborhoods and sites of historical importance. The oldest neighborhoods are in the Lower Town area, including Haifa’s German Colony. German Colony The German Colony  was founded in 1869 by the German Templars who came to Haifa from Wuerttemberg during the time of the Turkish Mandate. Their desire to live […]

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Haifa Gardens and Zoo

| April 17, 2013 | 1 Comment
Haifa Gardens and Zoo

Haifa Gardens Haifa is blessed with so much natural beauty. Home to Mount Carmel (Har Carmel in Hebrew) and situated along the beautiful coast of the Mediterranean Sea, Haifa is also home to many gardens and parks, as well as the Haifa zoo. Bahai Gardens The most popular Haifa attraction is the gold-domed Shrine of the Bab, surrounded […]

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Haifa Restaurants

| April 17, 2013 | 0 Comments
Haifa Restaurants

Haifa’s Restaurants Haifa’s restaurants reflect the ethnic diversity of the city, with restaurants and eateries to suit every taste from Middle Eastern to Far Eastern. For more about restaurants around Israel see the Baruch Haba Restaurant site that offers an English website for restaurants with an online booking service, specials and discount coupons; booking on line ensures […]

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Haifa

| June 11, 2012 | 0 Comments
Haifa

Haifa Israel Haifa is a very attractive city in northern Israel, with breathtaking views of the Haifa Bay, the famous Bahai Gardens,  and a long history of settlement. Built on the northern slopes of the Carmel Mountain range, it is Israel’s third-largest city and the largest city in the north. The population is mainly Jewish but […]

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