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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

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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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