Who was Joseph by profession?
What a question, you say, of course, a carpenter. And you are not quite right. All four Gospels, as you know, are written in Greek, and the word "tecton" is…

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Unrivaled Tel Aviv
Israel is an amazing state, there is plenty of everything in it, everything is in abundance. And even there are two capitals here. The first and official is Jerusalem. This…

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Levant, how much in this sound ...
One of the most attractive places on earth is the countries of the Middle East, or, as they were called before, the countries of the Levant. The cradle of world…

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Monthly Archives: March 2017

Israel firsthand

A resident of Caesarea, Mara Joffe, tells what to do for a tourist in the city and its environs. Look at the ancient monuments Caesarea is an ancient coastal city of Israel, located south of Haifa. Once upon a time, King Herod lived here, and at the time of Roman procurators there was the residence of Pontius Pilate. The old part of the city is a real open-air museum: an ancient port with the remains of a breakwater dam, the ruins of a watchtower, columns and statues. Continue reading

The most Christmas city

He has a lot of names. In the Bible he is referred to as Euphrates, Efrat, Beit Lehem. It is one of the oldest cities in the world. Here David was anointed to the kingdom. Here Samuel prophesied. Joseph and Mary came here. And it was here that a divine event occurred – the birth of Jesus Christ. Of course, we are talking about Bethlehem. We leave Jerusalem and in just ten minutes we get to Bethlehem, which is located on the territory of the Palestinian Authority. Continue reading

Where to go in Israel?
Excursions in Israel are very interesting, and it does not matter which tour you choose, any one will be remembered for a long time. Each city here is a unique…

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Israel - the land of ancient mysteries
From Jerusalem, the tourist will return home with many controversial questions - about the world history, religion, past and future of mankind. The soul will want to work! This phenomenon…

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Features of national shopping
Not always the reason for visiting Israel is a vacation. It is possible that you had to make a flight to Israel on business matters. The usual set of entertainment…

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The deadest in the world ...
No matter how surprising it may be from the outside, Israel is alive, and our economy has begun to recover, including the tourism industry. At least, this is the official…

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