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Best Bat and Bar Mitzvah Tours to Israel

Posted by Gil Travel on December 18, 2019

The Bar and Bat Mitzvah mark a special transition in a life of young person, proudly celebrated with family and friends in love and joy, when many beautiful memories are made. And what more fitting place on Earth to have the ceremony than in Israel? We can choose to travel as a family and ex[eroemce a private bat and bar mitzvah tour to this breathtaking land. The tours come with a unique experience of Israel, its very long and fascinating history, culture and tradition. What’s more, we can have these tours perfectly tailored to make our young ones’ dreams come true, whether they’d like a traditional ceremony in one of Israel’s historic cities and sites, or they wish an alternative celebration in a contemporary place.  This is an opportunity to begin forging a Jewish identity and ties to Israel that will last a lifetime. 

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Topics: Culture and Heritage, Israel Travel, Jewish Heritage

History of Masada

Posted by Gil Travel on December 6, 2019

Masada is a site that all the travelers ought to visit at least once in their lives. Regardless if you’re a fan of history, of architecture, ancient stories, ancient religions, archeology, or the most amazing views, Masada has all of that and much more. This stone fortress situated in a desert, on an isolated plateau, is today an Israeli national park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and a home to a long, rich and unique history and the lives of the people living 2,000 years ago – their struggles and their accomplishments. Let’s take a closer look.

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Topics: Culture and Heritage, Jewish Heritage

6 Archaeological Sites to Visit in Israel

Posted by Gil Travel on June 11, 2018

Given the country’s long history that spans thousands of years, its resilience and individuality, but also a great number of different rules it had been under, it is not a surprise that there are various and magnificent archaeological sites to explore on every turn. Here are six archaeological sites you might want to visit while on one of your tours to Israel.

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Topics: Culture and Heritage, Israel Travel

3 New Museums in Israel

Posted by Gil Travel on November 12, 2017

No matter which country you visit, museums are an inevitable part of your tour. A lot of information about the history, culture, art, and archeology can be found in the country’s museums. When planning your tours In Israel, make sure to search for the museums and their artefacts. The list might go on and on and it’s difficult to make the right choice. To give their visitors unforgettable experiences, people in Israel invest a lot of money and effort to enrich museums’ collections and opening of the new, unique museums. On the list of the best museums in Israel, not all of them are founded a few decades ago.

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Topics: Arts and Culture in Israel, Culture and Heritage

Thoughts of a Traveler: Kibbutz Life

Posted by Gil Travel on November 21, 2014

This is part of our Travel Diary series where our travelers write about their experiences abroad and share it with our readers.

Thank you very much Stacey, for sharing and allowing us to share with all of our readers! 

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Topics: Culture and Heritage, Facts about Israel, guest posting & travel experience, Israel Travel

Thoughts of a Traveler: Israel Vacation

Posted by Gil Travel on November 14, 2014

This is part of our Travel Diary series where our travelers write about their experiences abroad and share it with our readers.

Thank you very much Stacey, for sharing and allowing us to share with all of our readers! 

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Topics: Culture and Heritage, Facts about Israel, Fun stuff, group travel, guest posting & travel experience, Israel Travel

Moroccan Trivia and Facts for Your Next Trip

Posted by Iris Hami on November 13, 2014

 

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Topics: Culture and Heritage, Facts about Israel, group travel, Jewish Heritage, World Travel

Synagogues and Stained Glass Windows: More than Decoration

Posted by Iris Hami on November 11, 2014

 

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Topics: Culture and Heritage, Fun stuff, Jewish Heritage

Thoughts of a Traveler: Settling in to Tel Aviv

Posted by Gil Travel on November 7, 2014

Part of our Travel Diary series where our travelers write about their experiences abroad and share it with our readers.

Thank you very much Stacey, for sharing and allowing us to share with all of our readers! 

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Topics: Culture and Heritage, Fun stuff, guest posting & travel experience, Tel Aviv

Gil Travel takes YOU to Tel Aviv Pride!

Posted by Gil Travel on November 3, 2014

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In honor of our very own Israel Pride tour coming up for Tel Aviv Pride 2015, Read More

Topics: Culture and Heritage, Fun stuff, Israel Travel, Tel Aviv