Category Archives: Jewish History

Holy Land Tour: The Four Holy Cities of Israel

In Israel, there are what is considered to be the “Four Holy Cities”, which is compromised of Jerusalem, Hevron (Hebron), Tzfat (Safed) and Teveria (Tiberias).  These cities have had a long rich Jewish history, and were considered holy cities after the huge centers of learning that were, and still are, there.  The term the “Four […]

Holy Land Tour: Jerusalem Gates

The Old City of Jerusalem is one of the oldest cities in the world, and most certainly in Israel.  Taking a walk through the Old City, you can find the ancient buildings from Temple times, with shops located inside, selling the modern delights like the Israeli favorite, ice cafe.  When it comes to the walls […]

What to do in Israel this Summer

Israel’s long and unique history spans literally thousands of years. Today, the little country is a bustling, diverse world all of its own. From snow-capped mountains to arid desert, ancient stones to sleek glass, and religious enclaves to multicultural secular cities, Israel truly does have it all! Additionally, it’s home to three of the world’s […]