Understanding Stained Glass Colors in Churches

Posted by Iris Hami

Aug 2, 2014 11:36:58 AM

Symbolism Behind Stained Glass Color in Churches

Mary Praying (Public Domain)

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Topics: Christian Travel, Jewish Heritage

Christian History of Israel: Mount of Beatitudes

Posted by Lauren Yagoda

Jun 17, 2014 3:05:10 PM

The Mount of Beatitudes has a strong significance in Christian and Jewish history; many of the faithful believe that it is the location where Jesus delivered the Sermon on the Mount. Located in Tabgha, Israel, The Mount of Beatitudes is quite the tourist attraction on the northwestern shore of the Galilee.

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Topics: Christian Travel, Israel Travel

Israel is a Country Unlike Any Other in the World

Posted by Gil Travel

Oct 2, 2013 2:06:14 PM

Israel is a Small but Outstanding Country

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Topics: Christian Travel, Culture and Heritage, Enlightenment, Facts about Israel, Fun stuff, group travel, Israel Travel

CNN's "Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown" Premieres with an honest look at Jerusalem

Posted by Iris Hami

Sep 17, 2013 9:34:18 AM

HISTORICAL SITES IN ISRAEL
Anthony Bourdain in JerusalemSeason 2 of "Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown" premieres Sunday, September 15 at 9 p.m. ET with the host and crew making their first trip to Israel, the West Bank and Gaza.
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Topics: Christian Travel, Culture and Heritage, Enlightenment, Facts about Israel, Fun stuff, group travel, Israel Travel

Now! at the Tower of David Museum next to Jaffa Gate, Jerusalem: "AH JERUSALEM"!

Posted by Iris Hami

Sep 16, 2013 9:24:51 AM

NEW HAPPENINGS IN ISRAEL
Ah, Jerusalem! A New Musical (in English)
Presented by Bernie Kukoff & Danny PallerHistory of the Show...After living in Jerusalem for 25 years composer-lyricist Danny Paller imagined a new entertainment for English-speaking tourists – a musical-theater adventure set in Jerusalem. He felt there were too few cultural offerings geared to a tourist’s experience – especially for English-speakers – and that a musical would provide a refreshingly creative encounter with the city and its unique past. Enter Ah, Jerusalem a new musical. 
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Topics: Christian Travel, Culture and Heritage, Enlightenment, Facts about Israel, Fun stuff, group travel, Israel Travel

Israeli Cuisine, a Delicious Work in Progress!

Posted by Iris Hami

Sep 13, 2013 9:26:59 AM

CULINARY IN ISRAEL
Jewish culinary traditions often date back to Biblical times. Yet while Jews as a people have endured for over 3000 years, the modern state of Israel is relatively young.
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Topics: Christian Travel, Culture and Heritage, Enlightenment, Facts about Israel, Fun stuff, group travel, Health & Safety, Israel Travel

Have you ever felt blessed that we all "Have a Little Bit of Israel in Us"?

Posted by Iris Hami

Sep 12, 2013 2:32:28 PM

Tel Aviv, My Home Town.

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Topics: Christian Travel, Culture and Heritage, Enlightenment, Facts about Israel, Fun stuff, group travel, Israel Travel

"I've never seen so much GOLD in my life"! Discovery at the base of Temple Mount.

Posted by Iris Hami

Sep 10, 2013 10:12:34 AM

HISTORICAL SITES IN ISRAEL

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Topics: Christian Travel, Culture and Heritage, Enlightenment, Facts about Israel, group travel, Israel Travel

"Israel Kids" and Passover Bingo! What will Israel come up with next?

Posted by Iris Hami

Sep 9, 2013 9:51:38 AM

NEW HAPPENINGS IN ISRAEL

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Topics: Christian Travel, Culture and Heritage, Enlightenment, Facts about Israel, Fun stuff, group travel, Israel Travel, Uncategorized

A Tel Aviv "Bread Story"

Posted by Iris Hami

Sep 6, 2013 9:31:40 AM

CULINARY IN ISRAEL
Once upon a time, there was a baker and a chef. They wanted to open a Tel Aviv Cafe, but would it be a restaurant or a bakery? The chef wanted to make comfort food like hamburgers, eggs Benedict and Italian sandwiches. The baker wanted to bake breads and fluffy Brioche. Stirring in a few entrepreneurs from Israel's start-up food community allowed the baker and chef to set up a new concept cafe called "Bread Story" on a busy corner near Dizengoff Square. A very tasty beginning, middle and end.

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Topics: Christian Travel, Culture and Heritage, Enlightenment, Facts about Israel, Fun stuff, group travel, Health & Safety, Israel Travel