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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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Agritourism Israel

| April 25, 2013 | 0 Comments
Agritourism Israel

Agritourism Israel Agritourism involves a fascinating array of choices that all come down to one basic concept: People are interested in learning about how their food is produced. They want to get up close and personal with farmers and discuss what goes into their food. For some tourists, an agritour may be the first time they […]

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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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Netanya

| July 30, 2012 | 0 Comments
Netanya

Nathan Strauss: How Netanya Got its Name The popular coastal resort of Netanya is named after the American Jewish philanthropist Nathan Strauss, co-owner of the famous Macy’s store in New York, who became a staunch supporter of Israel, then Palestine, when he made his first trip here in 1912. Strauss always strongly supported child welfare organizations and […]

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Streets of Jerusalem

| July 30, 2012 | 0 Comments
Streets of Jerusalem

Jerusalem Streets: HaRav Kook Street Take a short walk to HaRav Kook Street, almost directly across Zion Square.  On the corner where Rav Kook Street meets Jaffa Road, you’ll find a line of sherut vans taking passengers to Tel Aviv.  This is quite useful information to keep in mind if you’re ever in a hurry to get […]

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Holocaust Museum Israel: Yad Vashem

| July 30, 2012 | 0 Comments
Holocaust Museum Israel: Yad Vashem

Holocaust Museum Israel If you have never before visited the Holocaust Museum Israel (Yad Vashem) or haven’t been back since your first visit to Israel, then it’s time to drive to Mount Herzl at the edge of the Jerusalem Forest to experience the Holocaust Museum that was redesigned, updated, and rededicated in 2005. The new campus of the […]

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Camel Rides

| July 22, 2012 | 0 Comments
Camel Rides

Camel Rides in Israel Are you looking for a unique, one of a kind, Middle Eastern tourist experience?  Then it’s time for camel riding in Israel!  Israel camel ranches provide an unforgettable desert experience, offering an activity suitable for the whole family, with no special skills or experience required. Camels are quieter and gentler than horses and appear to […]

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