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Lake Kinneret
  Cities and Sites in Northern Israel The North of Israel comprising of  the Golan Heights and the Galilee region is filled with Jewish and Christian Biblical and historical places of interest. There are an abundance of National Parks and archeological excavations as well as beautiful scenery and rich plant […]

Israel – Northern Israel – Cities and Sites


Negev desert in Southern Israel
Cities and Sites in Southern Israel Southern Israel includes the The Negev which extends  from Beer Sheva all the way down to the Red Sea Resort of Eilat. Steeped in the history of the Nabatean “Spice Road” and other ancient civilizations, the Negev has become a popular tourist site for […]

Israel – Southern Israel – Cities and Sites


Metula
The small town of Metula is situated on the border with Lebanon and is located in the area of what once were the biblical cities of Dan, Abel Bet Maacah, and Ijon. It is also the northernmost town in Israel and was founded in 1896 by Baron Edmond de Rothschild […]

Metula



Nahariya Israel
Nahariya is a coastal resort town in Northern Israel. It was founded in the mid 1930’s by German immigrants. It was originally settled with the intention of it being an agricultural village but it soon became apparent to the residents that the attractive location, lovely scenery and its long and […]

Israel – Northern Coastal Cities – Nahariya


View of Nazareth
The Israeli city of Nazareth is located in Northern Israel in the heart of the Galilee region. Approximately 25 km from the Sea of Galilee and 9 km from Mount Tabor, it is the largest Arab city in Israel inhabited by both Christian and Muslim Israeli Arabs. There are also […]

Israel – Cities in North Israel – Nazareth


Safed and the Hula Valley in North Israel
In the mountains of the Upper Galilee in Israel, you will find one of the four holy cities of Judaism, the town of Safed (Pronounced Tsfat) which is spelt in many different ways that sometimes cause confusion (Safed, Zefat, Tsfat, Zfat, Safad, Safes, Safet, amongst others). The other 3 holy […]

Israel – Visit Northern Israel – Safed



Tiberias on the Sea of Galilee
The Northern Israeli city of Tiberias is situated on the Western shores of the Sea of Galilee (Kinneret). It is situated near 17 hot springs and is sometimes called the City of Water. Tiberias is 200 meters below Sea Level and is the lowest city in Israel. It is a […]

Israel – Northern Israel – Tiberias


Northern Israel - Zichron Yaakov
The picturesque town of Zichron Yaakov was founded in 1882 with the help of Baron Edmond de Rothschild. He was a Jewish philanthropist who had assisted in the establishment of many of the early communities, often helping with financial support. Zichron Yaakov is situated about a half hour drive from […]

Places To Visit In Israel – Israeli Sightseeing – Zichron ...


The diversity of the population in Israel has resulted in a unique and interesting cuisine. This has come about due to the fact that the Israeli population stems from more than 70 different countries each with their different customs and food that have evolved over centuries. Israeli cuisine has developed […]

Israel Culture – Israeli Cuisine – Food