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David Guetta in Tel Aviv, Israel. September 29, 2018

Category : Nightlife

Mega DJ David Guetta returns to Israel in September 2018. His last performance took place in 2013 at the unique location of Masada in the Judean Desert, next to the Dead Sea, the lowest point on Earth! This time, the DJ will perform at the outskirts of Tel Aviv. David Guetta has received massive mainstream […]

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Friday, July 20th, 2018

Lufthansa offer flights to 6 new destinations

Category : Travel Services

Lufthansa will expand its offering Frankfurt and Munich to include six new tourist destinations. The airline announced in a statement that the 6 new destinations will include Eilat (Israel), Agadir (Morocco), Trieste (Italy), Thessaloniki (Greece), Edinburgh (United Kingdom) and Tromsø (Norway). Lufthansa now flies from Frankfurt and Munich to Eilat, the attractive holiday resort on […]

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Friday, July 20th, 2018

Discover Torun’s medieval charm and Jewish legacy

Category : Must-See Travel Destinations

This medieval town located in northern Poland is the birthplace of the famed astronomer Nicolaus Copernicus, is also known for their gingerbread making as well as being one of the few Polish cities to escape major damage in World War II.  The city earned its UNESCO status for its preserved street pattern and medieval brick buildings.  Torun […]

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Thursday, July 19th, 2018

Discover the Hidden Jewish Heritage of Lodz, Poland, and its Beauty

Category : Top 10

Lodz (pronounced woodge and translated as “boat”) is approximately 130 km southwest of Warsaw. It is not a city that will instantly make an impression on you, because it does not have  the (almost) mandatory picturesque square that you will find in so many of Poland’s other cities and towns. However, Lodz turned out to […]

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Monday, July 16th, 2018

Chabad Opens Its Doors in Barbados, 11th Center in Caribbean

Category : Blog

Locals and tourists find kosher food, Jewish resources and a personal touch Famous for pristine white beaches, temperate weather and friendly locals, Barbados has long been a favorite tourist magnet. Now the eastern Caribbean island nation has another attraction: its own Chabad-Lubavitch center, headed by Rabbi Eli and Sterna Chaikin, who moved to the island last […]

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Sunday, July 15th, 2018

2018 FIFA World Cup Reaveals Jewish Culture

Category : Events & Festivals

Thousands from around the globe came to Russia and are learning that Judaism there isn’t just history.   Until two weeks ago, Alberto Galante had never been to Russia. The 2018 FIFA World Cup drew him to Moscow, St. Petersburg, and Rostov-on-Don, where he cheered on Mexico’s national soccer team as they advanced through the competition. […]

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Sunday, July 15th, 2018

Israel Sees Record Tourists Drawn by New Hotels, Special Events

Category : Blog

Israel saw a record number of tourists in the first half of 2018, injecting more than $3.3 billion into the Israeli economy. According to Israel’s Central Bureau of Statistics, from January to June 2018 roughly 2.1 million tourist entries were recorded, an increase of 19 percent over the same period in 2017 and 26 percent […]

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Friday, July 13th, 2018

A Hidden Gem : The Jewish Heritage of Curaçao

Category : Top 10

Curaçao is a small island (around 170 square miles) located off the north coast of Venezuela. Culturally diverse, with influences from Europe and West Africa, Curaçao is home to approximately 150,000 residents. UNESCO has  recognized its capital city, Willemstad, as a World Heritage Site, and the brightly colored buildings are one of the country’s most […]

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Thursday, July 12th, 2018

Middle East’s largest natural history museum opens in Israel

Category : Editor's Picks

The ark-shaped museum, located in Tel Aviv, houses 5.5 million specimens from around the world, from early human skulls to rare taxidermy pieces. Upon entering the new natural history museum in Tel Aviv, visitors are greeted by a vivid re-enactment of the great avian migrations from Africa to Europe through northern Israel’s Hula Valley, complete […]

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Wednesday, July 11th, 2018

6 fabulous museums to experience history first hand

Category : Blog

Understanding thousands of years of history is so much more fun when you get into costume and try working and eating as the ancients did. Museums show you things, and sometimes let you handle things, which demonstrate a certain subject or era. Living history museums, on the other hand, invite you to immerse yourself in […]

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Tuesday, July 10th, 2018