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Discover the Imperial Cities of Meknes and Fes and Their Jewish Heritage

Discover the Imperial Cities of Meknes and Fes and Their Jewish Heritage

Morocco’s Jewish heritage offers visitors an encounter with ancient traditions, customs, architecture, monuments, and sites that have permeated Moroccan society for centuries. Morocco’s history of Jewry and the co-mingling of Jews with Berbers and Arabs are key factors in why Morocco is safe for Jewish travelers today and has one of the oldest Jewish communities […]

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Rediscovering Krakow and Its Jewish Heritage

Rediscovering Krakow and Its Jewish Heritage

Krakow is one of the most culturally and politically significant cities in Poland. For a city of its size, Krakow certainly packs a sightseeing punch with landmark architecture, medieval palaces and extraordinary museums. Main Market Square is Poland’s most beautiful medieval market square and also its biggest; with 200 square meters. The Rynek Główny (Main Market […]

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9 Day | Jewish Group Tour of Morocco

9 Day | Jewish Group Tour of Morocco

Day One: Sunday DEPARTURE Depart the U.S.A. Overnight: Flight Day Two: Monday ARRIVAL IN CASABLANCA Arrive at Casablanca International Airport. Transfer to the hotel on your own. (Transfers can be arranged at additional cost.) 2:00 p.m. Meet your tour educator and other group members in the hotel lobby. Begin with a panoramic tour of Casablanca […]

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History comes alive at Beit She’an

History comes alive at Beit She’an

It’s one of the hottest places to live on earth, one of Israel’s oldest cities, and Beit She’an also boasts a vast national park of archeology. Just make sure you visit in the winter. By  Abigail Klein Leichman   If you’re into archeology or history, the Israeli city of Beit She’an (“House of Tranquility”) is a […]

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City of David

City of David

New York Jewish Travel Guide The City of David invites you to experience the hidden treasure of the lesser known yet magnificently beautiful paths opposite the Armon Hanatziv Promenade under the canopy of trees in the Peace Forest. Our Segway tour offers guests a nature experience in the heart of a sprawling city. Enjoy the […]

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IN PHOTOS: A look inside Jewish Marakech

IN PHOTOS: A look inside Jewish Marakech

Marrakech, with it tiny Jewish population, is a welcoming city for Jewish visitors with over 30,000 a year coming from Israel, many of them on heritage trips. By Harry D. Wall and Jewish Discoveries Searching for Jewish heritage in Marrakech, once the heartland of Moroccan Jewish life, can be challenging. The Mellah, or the walled district […]

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