Tag: Haifa

Haifa City

| April 20, 2013 | 0 Comments
Haifa City

Haifa Israel Neighborhoods The city of Haifa encourages new immigrants and returning Israelis to settle there by offering them special benefits. Haifa offers all kinds of housing possibilities and is the most reasonably priced of Israel’s three major cities. For further information Email: haifa1@haifa.muni.il In general, housing prices in the downtown areas are lower. The higher […]

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Things to Do Near Haifa

| April 20, 2013 | 0 Comments
Things to Do Near Haifa

Haifa Israel: Nearby Attractions Haifa itself is full of attractions and many things to do and see, and there are also places close to Haifa that should not be missed. Some are historical and archeological sites, some are beautiful forests and parks and some are places for culture and art. Ein Hod The Ein Hod […]

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Haifa Sports

| April 20, 2013 | 0 Comments
Haifa Sports

Maccabi Sports Center If you are looking for a sports center that offers a variety of activities, Haifa’s Maccabi Sports Center, the A. Offman Sport Center on the Leo Baeck Campus, and the Sportan all have pools, saunas, and Jacuzzis. Offman also has a children’s pool, gym and tennis courts. For further information call (04) 833-1080. Maccabi […]

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Haifa Tours

| April 20, 2013 | 0 Comments
Haifa Tours

Tour Haifa Haifa has so much to offer and there is no better way to get around than a Haifa tour. There are historical Haifa tours, Haifa neighborhood tours, Haifa museum tours, Haifa art tours, Haifa university tours, and more. Haifa Walking Tours For a panoramic tour of Haifa, walk along the Louis Promenade, where you can see an extensive view of the Baha’i […]

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Haifa Shopping

| April 19, 2013 | 0 Comments
Haifa Shopping

Haifa Shopping Haifa has a lot to offer in the way of shopping. Some of the malls and shopping centers have features that are not found anywhere else in Israel. Here we list for you a few of those unique shopping places. Haifa Shuk The Talpiot Market, or Haifa shuk, is a great place to […]

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Haifa Holy Sites

| April 19, 2013 | 0 Comments
Haifa Holy Sites

Haifa Holy Sites: Eliyahu’s Cave Haifa’s fascinating history and the Biblical events that took place on Mount Carmel (Har HaCarmel) with Eliyahu Hanavi (Elijah the Prophet) have left their mark on the city. Eliyahu’s Cave is a Jewish holy site located on Allenby Street in the Lower Town area, not far from the beach. Tradition claims that […]

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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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Haifa Museums

| April 19, 2013 | 0 Comments
Haifa Museums

Haifa Museum With over a dozen museums to choose from, there is a Haifa museum for every age, interest, and mood. The two Castra Museums are located in the Castra Shopping Center. The Hecht Museums are on the campus of the University of Haifa. The Haifa History Museum is in the German colony in a historic Templar […]

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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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