Vacations with Plenty of Seniors Activities: Little Known Ways to Travel at your Pace…

Posted by Gil Travel

Sep 22, 2017 4:21:00 AM

Whether young or a senior, the magic of a new place never fades. It causes a certain excitement as you get off the plane for the first time in a new county. Just travelling from the airport to your hotel, seeing the myriad of different buildings, hearing the different sounds and smelling the different scents keeps you up and moving. Regardless of the reason, the excitement is magical whether you are in your thirties or an active senior.

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Topics: Senior Travel

How to avoid mistakes on your senior tour

Posted by Gil Travel Team

Sep 10, 2017 4:18:00 AM

Regardless of life experience, mistakes on your senior tour are bound to happen when traveling because you are out of your comfort zone and region of familiarity. However, knowledge and awareness of the destination and your surroundings can be the keys to avoiding major mistakes when traveling. Below is a list of 10 ways to avoid mistakes for active senior travelers. And although some of them may seem obvious, it’s relatively easy to overlook or simply forget about some of these precautions.

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Topics: Senior Travel

How to get better travel insurance for your senior vacation by following these 3 simple steps

Posted by Gil Travel

Sep 1, 2017 10:16:00 AM

Congratulations on booking your senior vacation! You’ve likely been overwhelmed with excitement for your upcoming travels, as you should be.

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Topics: Senior Travel

9 Things you need to know before going to Israel

Posted by Gil Travel Team

Aug 25, 2017 8:20:00 AM

Israel is a land of many myths and legends, a blend of cultures and people like no other. You might have some must-see’s before going to Israel, like floating in the Dead Sea or walking by the Wailing Wall, but there is a whole country ready for you to explore. To make your Israel tours easier to prepare and anticipate, here are 9 things you need to know before going to Israel!

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Topics: Israel Travel

6 Reasons why Cuba Is the hottest destination of the year

Posted by Gil Travel Team

Aug 15, 2017 9:00:00 AM

Destination trends come and go, and right now Cuba is one of the hottest and newest names at the top of the list. From one of the many tropical islands available to travelers, Cuba is now recognized as the "Jewel of the Caribbean". Combined with the unique architecture and culture, this brought flocks of people to this fascinating country, and the numbers continue to grow. So, what makes Cuba the hottest destination of the year?

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Topics: Cuba

TOP 8 MOST BEAUTIFUL PLACES TO SEE IN CUBA

Posted by Gil Travel

Aug 10, 2017 8:27:00 AM

 Cuba is not called the "Jewel of the Caribbean" for nothing. This piece of land, blending influences from several cultures, has something unique in its landscapes. In Cuba, you can find everything from historial cities to lush brightly colored forests. For nature lovers or beauty seekers, Cuba is a feast for the eyes! Here's a selection of the top 8 most beautiful places to see in Cuba. It might make planning your tour to Cuba a bit easier!

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Topics: World Travel

THE BEST OF TEL AVIV IN 24 HOURS

Posted by Gil Travel

Aug 7, 2017 8:25:00 AM

We all wish we had unlimited time to explore the world, but in reality, traveling is often trying to squeeze in as much as we can in a short space of time. To make the most of your time in Israel, tourist often best to take an organized tour to israel. You can’t come to Israel without visiting the wonderful city of Tel Aviv. So here it is… How to see the best of Tel Aviv in 24 hours. Don't miss anything, enjoy and come back for more!

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Topics: Israel Travel

10 THINGS TO DO IN ISRAEL WITH KIDS

Posted by Gil Travel

Aug 3, 2017 4:13:00 AM

We all know that Israel is a great destination for religious pilgrims or history fans, but it's also aperfect country for family holidays! While adults can enjoy the landscapes and classic architecture, there's also plenty of stuff to do that will keep the kids entertained. From exploring ruins to climbing and playing and not forgetting a good beach day for the whole family for a nice break! To make the most of your family time, here are 12 things to do in Israel with kids. Don't forget your camera!

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Topics: Israel Travel

The best way to teach your children about the Hebrew Calendar

Posted by Jessica Swiatlo

Jul 3, 2017 11:39:07 AM

 The Hebrew calendar is like a window into the Jewish way of life. The pillars of the calendar are the high holidays, the building blocks are the days, marked by daily commandments upon every Jewish man and woman to comply with, and the weeks, marked by the Sabbath. Teaching your children about the Jewish calendar is a way to teach them about the Jewish way of life.

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Topics: Jewish Heritage

10 practical ways to lead a Jewish life in America

Posted by Jessica Swiatlo

Jun 25, 2017 2:22:39 PM

Jewish life in America has thrived, particularly since the influx of Jewish immigrants in the late 19th century, has thrived and remains an important part of the American fabric.  These large and established communities created all of the necessary infrastructure to be able to lead a Jewish life in America from Jewish day schools to synagogues to non-profit organizations to kosher supermarkets and more.

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Topics: Jewish Heritage