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The International Mediterranean Tourist Market (IMTM) 2014 Tel Aviv

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The International Mediterranean Tourist Market (IMTM) 2014 Tel Aviv

Israel’s booming tourist industry has a flagship convention held every year in Tel Aviv. Under the auspices of the Israel Ministry of Tourism, the 20th International Mediterranean Tourist Market (IMTM) Fair is due to open in Pavilion 1 at the Israel Trade Fairs and Convention Center in north Tel Aviv February 11-12 2014. This year […]

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Getting Around Israel on Public Transportation

Filed in Getting Around, Trip-planning by on 24/01/2013 0 Comments
Getting Around Israel on Public Transportation

Getting Around Israel – Public Transportation Israel has a great public transportation system and buses are currently the most popular way of getting around, both inside cities and towns, and for travelling around the country.  Although trains are popular, only some areas of the country have railroads  much to  the dismay of  many travelers.  This […]

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How to Tour Israel Safely

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How to Tour Israel Safely

How to Tour Israel Safely – Join Over 3 Million Visitors Each Year Israel has a lot to offer for such a tiny country and you really can have a great time here and experience the vacation of a lifetime. Here are some great tips to make sure your trip will be a safe one. […]

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Israel – The Little Country with Big Attractions

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Israel – The Little Country with Big Attractions

Israel Attractions If you are like a lot of people, you may not realize that Israel is quite small but, for a country often compared to New Jersey, it has a lot going on (besides the politics) including a lot of Israel attractions. Mount Hermon at 2,236 m (7,336 ft) is Israel’s tallest mountain with snow capped peaks most […]

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Israeli!! What’s that?

Filed in Culture by on 21/01/2013 0 Comments
Israeli!! What’s that?

Israeli, a Unique Blend of Cultures, Tradition and More Israel is a nation thousands of years old who, since 1948, have had a modern state, on the land that Biblical texts, the Torah and the Old Testament, record as being given to the Jews.  Now, home to thousands of Jews from a multitude of countries, […]

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Getting To and From Ben Gurion Airport – the Options!

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Getting To and From Ben Gurion Airport – the Options!

Ben Gurion Airport You’re packed and ready to leave for Israel, but now you are wondering how you will find your way out of the airport. Depending on when your flight lands at Ben Gurion International Airport also called the Natbag there are several options which assume, of course, that family or friends are not […]

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Do I need Hebrew in Israel?

Filed in Hebrew, Trip-planning by on 30/12/2012 0 Comments
Do I need Hebrew in Israel?

Hebrew in Israel – What if I don’t speak it? It’s definitely a question that comes to mind for many non-Hebrew speakers – how will I function in Israel? Well, you can try and cram in an online course, get some books from the library or practice on an unsuspecting friend. But, if you feel […]

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Security at Ben Gurion Airport

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Security at Ben Gurion Airport

Security at Ben Gurion Airport – Hi Tech Solutions The first place you will see in Israel is usually Ben Gurion Airport. Located 15 kms from Tel Aviv and 45 kms from Jerusalem, it is ideally located for easy access to the center of the country. Nicknamed the “Natbag” it is considered to be one […]

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Planning your Trip to Israel

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Planning your Trip to Israel

Planning Your Trip to Israel: Practical Help You are almost on your way to an exciting trip to Israel but, you are not sure what to bring or, what to expect at the ports of entry.  Entry is either by flight at Ben Gurion International Airport or by sea at Haifa or Ashdod ports where […]

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Tips for Driving in Israel

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Tips for Driving in Israel

Driving in Israel – A Lot Safer than You Think! Your flight is booked for your dream trip to Israel and you have rented a car that will be waiting for you when you arrive. However, you suddenly realize that you are going to a country where the main language is Hebrew. Will street signs […]

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