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Israel Talks: The Real Story with Dr Tuvia Book

Category : Events & Festivals

Israel Talks: The Real Story In the words of famed Birthright tiur guide and IDF hero Dr Tuvia Book Get in the know with this inspirng interactive multi media presenation Wednesday, March 6th 730pm @ Chelsea Landmark (55 West 25th Street) Dinner. Discussion. Desserts. $20 Limited Spots RSVP now Dr. Tuvia Book was born in […]

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Thursday, February 7th, 2019

Annual Memorial Service for the Czechoslovak Jewish Victims of Nazism

Category : Events & Festivals

The 73rd Annual Memorial Service for the Czechoslovak Jewish Victims of Nazism. We are honored to announce that our main speaker will be Norman Eisen, United States Ambassador to the Czech Republic, 2010-2014. The memorial service will be conducted by Rabbi Norman Patz, President Emeritus of the Society, and Cantor Natasha Hirschhorn, Cantor of Ansche […]

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Thursday, February 7th, 2019

Tourism Ireland Unveils World’s First Heart-inspired Campaign

Category : Travel Services

Tourism Ireland launched its first major global campaign since 2011. “Fill your heart with Ireland” was created using the heart rate data of two first-time visitors to Ireland, wearing heart monitors, which were linked to a head-mounted camera that captured all of their experiences. The data provided by these monitors determined what footage would be […]

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Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

TAP Air Portugal Adds NYC-Based Portuguese-American Chef George Mendes To Its Michelin-Star Winning “Taste the Stars” Culinary Team

Category : Featured Dining

Air Portugal’s ‘Taste the Stars’ program featuring five Michelin star winning Portuguese chefs and the airline’s cuisine consultant Chef Vítor Sobral, is adding Portuguese-American Chef George Mendes to the roster. A first generation American born to Portuguese parents, acclaimed chef and cookbook author George Mendes brought elevated Portuguese cooking to New York City when he […]

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Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

Ashdod market tour tempts with delicious ethnic delights

Category : Featured Dining

Discover Moroccan, Ethiopian, Georgian and Yemenite specialties in the outdoor market of Ashdod. Only one piece of advice, come hungry. Ask an Israeli about the coastal city of Ashdod and you’ll probably hear about the beach, the seaport and a few famous fish restaurants. But unbeknown even to most Israelis, the city is much more […]

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Sunday, February 3rd, 2019

Jewish Africa Conference Past, Present, and Future

Category : Featured Article

The  American Sephardi Federation  (ASF) and Association Mimouna presented their Jewish Africa Conference from Sunday, January 27th through Tuesday, January 29th at the Center for Jewish History in New York City.  The event was intended to coincide with International Holocaust Remembrance Day, for we are one people.  We share in each other’s successes and feel […]

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Wednesday, January 30th, 2019

POLES WITH JEWISH ROOTS GATHER IN ŁÓDŹ FOR TU B’SHEVAT SEDER

Category : Blog

A group of Poles who have recently discovered their Jewish roots gathered yesterday with members of the Jewish community of Lodz to celebrate the holiday of Tu B’Shevat with a special Seder organized by the Jerusalem-based organization Shavei Israel. Approximately 25 people attended the event, including local Jews and other Lodz residents who say they […]

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Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019

Jewish Silk Road Tours™: Bukharian Community Tour in Rego Park

Category : Nightlife

We are pleased to invite you to join and embark on a walking tour of several fascinating neighborhoods in Queens, NY; also known as Registan Park (Rego Park) and Bukharian Broadway (Forest Hills).Learn about the Jewish community that has lived along the Silk Road for over 2000 years. Look at periods of Jewish emigration from […]

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Monday, January 21st, 2019

Insider Places: What’s New in Israel Travel for 2019

Category : Travel Services

Israel is reporting its best tourism year to date for 2018, with more than 4.12 million visitors recorded from January to December 2018, an increase of about 14 percent compared to 2017, and 42 percent more than in 2016. As tourism to Israel continues to increase, the country is expected to  show even faster growth […]

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Monday, January 21st, 2019

Now Open: Hotel Concord Brings Unique Boutique Hotel Experience to the Heart of New England

Category : Blog

The first upscale boutique hotel in the state capital has a revitalized downtown and cultural hub at its doorstep Concord, New Hampshire, is in the middle of a cultural renaissance and the newly completed Hotel Concord provides visitors access to all the city has to offer. The top floor rooms were recently completed and became […]

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Thursday, January 17th, 2019