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France: Major exhibition in Rouen on Medieval Jews; renovation of “Maison Sublime” (oldest Jewish building in France) under way

Category : Editor's Picks

A major exhibition on medieval Jewish life and culture in northern Europe is under way at the Musée des Antiquités in Rouen, France. Called Savants e Croyants: Les Juifs d’Europe du Nord au Moyen Age (Scholars and Believers: Jews of Northern Europe in the Middle Ages), the exhibit opened May 25 and will run until September 16. […]

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Wednesday, August 8th, 2018

Discover Vienna’s Majestic Jewish Heritage

Category : Must-See Travel Destinations

Of all the cities in Europe, Vienna has perhaps the richest and most deeply rooted Jewish heritage. Vienna’s Jewish community has remained vibrant and significant, and today Vienna’s Jewish heritage sites are some of the richest in Europe. It’s impossible to overestimate the contribution of the Jewish community on the social, cultural and political life […]

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Friday, August 3rd, 2018

The best 14 places to enjoy that famous Israeli breakfast

Category : Featured Dining

Many things might be new and uncertain to you while visiting Israel, but one thing is definite: You are going to enjoy some of the best breakfasts of your life here, and that’s because Israeli breakfast is more than just a meal; it’s a lifestyle that connects Israelis to their past, present, and future. Affordable […]

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Wednesday, August 1st, 2018

Ruby Marie Hotel‎: An Oasis in Vienna

Category : Featured Hotel

During a recent press trip to Vienna, I was invited to stay at the beautiful Ruby Marie Hotel.  A former department store that became a trendy hotel in the heart of Vienna’s creative Seventh District, this very creative boutique hotel concept is both comfortable and entertaining. Everywhere you look, you will discover something that will […]

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Wednesday, August 1st, 2018

Season of Culture Festival, Jerusalem, Israel. August 8 – September 4, 2018

Category : Events & Festivals

The Jerusalem Season of Culture Festival (Mekudeshet) is an innovative art initiative taking place in the Holy City for a month, during this summer 2018. The very city of Jerusalem and its complexities are the main focus of the festival, which came to life in the context of the Jerusalem artistic communities. The festival is a […]

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Monday, July 30th, 2018

The Israeli behind Boston’s beloved Tatte Bakery & Café

Category : Featured Dining

Film producer Tzurit Or turned her childhood passion for baking into a successful string of eateries offering Israeli- and American-style cuisine. Tzurit Or presides over an empire in the Boston area. But this empress wears a chef’s toque rather than a crown and she’d rather be draped in yeast dough than diamonds. With the eighth […]

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Thursday, July 26th, 2018

Rail Europe Offers Last-Minute Summer Travel Deals on Rail Passes

Category : Travel Services

Rail Europe, the largest distributor of European train tickets, passes and tours in North America, is offering seven special money-saving promotions on train travel. These “Lucky 7” limited-time offers provide discounts ranging from 15 percent to a 50 percent, and include a 2-for-1 deal. The seven deals include: Eurostar Standard Premier at 30 Percent Off: Clients […]

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Monday, July 23rd, 2018

Rediscover the Jewish Heritage of Gdansk and the Tricity, Poland

Category : Top 10

The historic city of Gdansk, one of Poland’s prettiest seaside cities, has a rich heritage and history that makes this city the perfect place to visit. The city is served by Europe’s network of railways and is easily accessible if you are planning a visit as part of a wider exploration of Europe. I would […]

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Sunday, July 22nd, 2018

Red Sea Jazz Festival, Eilat. August 26-28, 2018

Category : Nightlife

The Red Sea Jazz Festival will take place again in 2018, first happening in 1987 and running every year since in the last week of August. The Red Sea Jazz Festival, now at its 32nd edition, is a three day international festival with 8 to 9 concerts per evening, 6 clinics with guest artists and nightly Jam […]

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Friday, July 20th, 2018

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