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Fantastic City Tours and Excursions in Israel

Unique places of interest in Israel

Atlit-Yam

From the series “Famous Sunken Towns”
In search of amazing underwater sights many travelers go to Israel, as there is one of the oldest flooded cities in the world. According to modern scholars, age of Atlit-Yam ruins is at least 9,000 years. Ruins are located in the coastal area of Haifa. Thousands of years ago, they have been a fairly large and prosperous village.

Unique granular bottom of the coastal area of Haifa allowed buildings to survive perfectly. The degree of safety of the flooded city was so high that the researchers were able to detect the fully surviving ancient cemetery; insects that have plagued the villagers thousands of years ago were discovered in residential buildings.

The main mystery of Atlit-Yam ruins is the cause of flooding. Many researchers are inclined to believe that the village has gradually … Read all

Tirat Zvi

From the series “The Hottest Places in the World”
Religious Kibbutz Tirat Zvi is situated in Israel, on the vast territory of the Beit She'an Valley. Temperature record was placed there in 1942; in the midst of hot summer air warmed up to 53.9°C. Despite these natural anomalies, people have been living in the settlement for hundreds of years and have learned to escape from a perilous heat. Their homes are equipped with tents, in the shade of which it’s always possible to shelter from the hot sun. Ponds situated around the settlement also help local residents.

According to the latest census, at least 700 people live in kibbutz. The settlement was founded relatively recently, in 1937. Currently Tirat Zvi is one of the nation's largest mass production centers, as well as a leader in production dates. Arid climate is ideal for growing … Read all
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IHG Brings Its voco Brand to Scotland

In the UK, IHG opened voco hotels in Oxford, Reading, and Cardiff. Much attention is paid to sustainability. Guests of the voco hotels can be sure that all bedding is made from 100% recycled materials, and restaurants offer menus based on regionally sourced ingredients. To make sure guests enjoy a safe stay, IHG adopted Way of Clean procedures developed together with Cleveland Clinic, Diversey, and Ecolab. Read this

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Aura of Israel in photographs

Traditions in Israel

Tel Aviv
Cultural traditions of local people are among the most interesting and unique in the world; it is safe to say that Tel Aviv has its own unique way of life. Travelers should be aware that the same for all the services and facilities day off is Saturday; in this the day the life in the city literally stands still. There is no longer public transport on streets, all shops and markets are closed. It is a day locals prefer to spend with their loved ones. The local calendar may seem unusual for … Read more
Jerusalem
Jerusalem is a city which is characterized by a particular rhythm of life. Foreign tourists may consider it strange and unusual, but visitors who manage to feel the local culture will be astonished at an unforgettable sense of harmony and happiness. Many local laws are different from those to which people from European countries are used to. For example, a special calendar is one of the main distinguishing features of the national culture. Unlike the traditional Gregorian calendar months in … Read more
Haifa
The culture of local people is very interesting, as they observe a lot of awesome traditions and celebrate fascinating national holidays throughout the year. One of the most important religious holidays is Passover. In this day, every local family serves the main festive meal, matzo. Unleavened bread is given to friends and relatives; many of them prefer to keep small pieces of post-holiday bread and use it as amulet. The anticipated holiday of Hanukkah is equally fascinating; candles are its … Read more
Netanya
In recent years, Netanya has become a popular resort city visited by travelers from many foreign countries. Such active development did not prevent the city from preserving its unique cultural traditions, which are mainly backed by religious canons. They manifest themselves in all spheres of life, including gastronomy. Religious dietary laws of kashrut still remain relevant in local cooking. According to them, local people are not permitted to eat dishes from pork, hare, and birds of prey. Some … Read more
Nazareth
Nazareth is a major religious center whose shrines are annually visited by thousands of pilgrims from around the world. This feature could not but affect the life of the townspeople and their traditions. Religious canons are manifested in literally everything here. Locals do not wear bright or revealing clothes to show their respect for the local culture. Clothes for city walks should be as modest and neutral-colored as possible. Particular attention to clothes should be paid when visiting local … Read more

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