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Kosher Bed & Breakfast in Bangor, Maine, Fills a Niche

Category : Featured Hotel

Serving visitors and the local community in the central part of the state New Yorkers Laurie Tobias-Cohen and her husband, Yosef Cohen, fondly recall a memorable vacation weekend in Bangor, Maine. Thanks to Chabad of Bangor, established two years ago by Rabbi Chaim and Esther Wilansky, they didn’t have to rush home for Shabbat during their week-long trip, which also took them to […]

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Sunday, February 24th, 2019

Tel Aviv’s most unlikely nightlife hot spot

Category : Featured Dining

One of Tel Aviv’s hippest nightlife spots has evolved in the shadows of the Great Synagogue, mixing divine and delicious in the most Israeli of ways. In true Tel Avivian style, the city’s Great Synagogue is not only a place of worship but also the nucleus of one of the hippest nightlife areas around. The […]

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Wednesday, February 20th, 2019

Why Israel Travelers are in love with Jamaica? A tourism trend developing

Category : Travel Services

Jamaica’s singer, Anthony B took Israel by storm when he and a host of other musicians recently celebrated the life of reggae icon Bob Marley!  He wore a necklace bearing the Hebrew word “chai,” which means life.  Keith Blair, better known by the stage name Anthony B, is a Jamaican deejay and member of the Rastafari movement. […]

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Tuesday, February 19th, 2019

TOURISM: 230 Israel Tourists Jet In For A Three-Day Visit

Category : Blog

Commenting on the trip, Ms. Tali Yativ, the organizer and team leader of the group said that this was a first of a kind tour for the group.  The Uganda Tourism Board has today received a group of 230 Israeli nationals who are in the country for a 3 day tour of Uganda. The tourists […]

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Monday, February 18th, 2019

Tel Aviv’s Norman Hotel Is Voted Best World’s Best Boutique Hotel

Category : Featured Hotel

Luxury American tourism magazine Jetsetter has just named the world’s best boutique hotel, and it’s none other than the stunning Norman Tel Aviv. “The term ’boutique hotel’ can be applied to everything from major chains’ brand extensions to indie sleeps one step removed from B&B status, but Tel Aviv’s smart, stylish Norman is the real […]

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Friday, February 15th, 2019

The American pioneers who tried to take Tel Aviv by storm

Category : Blog

For old-fashioned New England architecture, look no further than Tel Aviv’s American Colony, with its tales of pilgrimage, disease and broken dreams. “Pilgrimage” isn’t the first word that springs to mind when thinking of Tel Aviv. But for a few brave Americans back in 1866, it certainly was. They were 157 men, women and children, […]

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Friday, February 15th, 2019

On Sunny St. Lucia, Chabad Couple Builds a Jewish Community

Category : Editor's Picks

Creating programs for 200 Jewish residents and thousands of visitors. When Yaniv and Marcia Gliksman, and their children moved a few years ago to St. Lucia—an idyllic island nation nestled among the Windward Islands at the eastern edge of the Caribbean Sea—they found warm waters, inviting beaches and tropical forests. While the towering Pitons—St. Lucia’s […]

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Friday, February 15th, 2019

11 places to grab great Israeli food in the desert

Category : Featured Dining

No, it’s not a mirage: Israel’s desert regions boast restaurants offering a range from made-on-premises dairy to Moroccan classics to smoked meats. Traveling along in the Israeli desert you might think that coming across a good restaurant could be a mirage, but then you’d be dismissing the Israeli spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship. Actually, there […]

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Thursday, February 14th, 2019

Find Out Where Game of Thrones all Began and Explore their First Film Locations in Malta!

Category : Latest Destination

Find Out Where it all Began and Explore their First Film Locations in Malta! As Game of Thrones approaches its final season in April 2019, it’s a good time for die-hard fans to take a look at the first location where it all started, Malta. Often referred to as “the hidden gem of the Mediterranean,” […]

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Monday, February 11th, 2019

Sick or hurt while traveling? Air Doctor has your back

Category : Blog

A terrible experience on vacation inspired an Israeli to start a service linking travelers to trusted physicians in a growing variety of countries. After completing his military service, Yam Derfler did what many newly released Israeli soldiers do: He went off to see the world. Only something went wrong in Mexico, when Derfler got sick […]

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Sunday, February 10th, 2019
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