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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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…

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Russians in the Holy Land
Four decades ago, the “holy city” was divided into Arab and Jewish parts. West Jerusalem was transferred to the state of Israel formed in Palestine, and East was annexed to…

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King Herod

What information do I need to travel to Israel?

Excursions to Israel have always been popular among tourists from all over the world. But the organization of rest in this country also requires the attention of a traveler. At some points we dwell in more detail.

Accommodation
Choosing a hotel, each, first of all, is guided by the thickness of their own wallet. Affordable hotels for travelers are more than affordable. So, to rent a double room in the Tel Aviv hotel near the main city beach of Gordon costs $ 70, a five-bed room will cost $ 20 per person, including breakfast. Continue reading

Trip to Israel: what can and cannot be done

If you intend to visit Israel from Kiev or any other city or country, you should know that this is a country in which it is forbidden to photograph other people’s children, and on Shabbat you should not smoke in public places.

But in general, not everything is as bad and scary as it seems. There are no official prohibitions in this country, it is a free state, but local traditions should be taken into account, here most of the population honors, respects and respects them. Continue reading

Searching for the Kingdom of Heaven

I think every person at least once in his life wondered: “Where to look for the Kingdom of Heaven?”. Millions of people believe that you can get there only through faith and religion, and the path leads through the arches of temples and monasteries, through the pages of holy books and scriptures. One simple warrior from the movie “Kingdom of Heaven” said: “Holiness is in your deeds and actions. Continue reading

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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Travel to Israel: always different and always successful
Israel is an original, sunny and mysterious country with a magnificent and complex history in which three religions coexist side by side. That is why it is so attractive for…

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Sea of life
Despite its not very life-affirming name, the Dead Sea is far from dead. Its surroundings are full of life. In addition, thanks to the miraculous properties, the Dead Sea is…

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Excursions to Israel - combine the useful with the pleasant
Israel is a small country, and yet, few people who have visited there only once will be able to confidently say that they saw absolutely everything interesting that a hospitable…

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