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Jewish Explorations Launches 2016 Study Tours

Posted by Lauren Yagoda on October 29, 2015

Discover Jewish Civilization Around the Globe

JEWISH EXPLORATIONS is now offering an array of exciting educational travel programs in collaboration with us, the Gil Travel Group headquartered in Philadelphia.  As a leader in Jewish travel to Israel and worldwide, we're excited to work on these Scholar-Led Jewish Study Tours. Our first tour will depart in March 2016. Keep reading for more information and the complete roster of 2016 tours.

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Topics: group travel, Jewish Heritage, Senior Travel, Romantic trips

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, group travel, Jewish Heritage, World Travel, Facts about Israel

Exclusive Interview with Joan Nathan about Culture and Culinary

Posted by Gil Travel on October 16, 2014

 

Food legend, Joan Nathan
From JoanNathan.com
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Topics: Culture and Heritage, group travel, Israel Travel

Why Small Group Travel

Posted by Gil Travel on October 14, 2014

Benefits of Small Group Travel

Our small group Senior Tour in March 2014
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Topics: FAQ, group travel

Culinary Tour of Israel

Posted by Gil Travel on October 10, 2014

Gil Travel Partners with Award-Winner Author Joan Nathan to bring Travelers the best of Culinary Israel

 

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Topics: Culture and Heritage, Fun stuff, group travel, Israel Travel

Singles Trip to Israel: Israel Insiders

Posted by Iris Hami on June 21, 2014

Israel Insiders: Perfect Singles Trip to Israel

Have you dreamed of touring Israel but put it off because you didn't want to travel alone?

Gil Travel has the solution for you! Our Israel Insiders Tour allows individuals to explore Israel with a group of like-minded singles.

In Israel, there are growing numbers of single individuals and fewer couples than in years past. Israelis use the term “seeking” to describe individuals who are looking to start a relationship. Because so many singles love to travel, we have designed a program specifically for them.  On the Israel Insiders Tour, scheduled for November 8-17, 2014, participants between the ages of 45 to 65 will meet the leaders of Israel’s high tech companies and start-ups, and spend time with a local journalist to learn about Israel’s present-day issues, while exploring the country’s cultural and historical sites. It's a perfect combination of mixing business with pleasure!

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Topics: Culture and Heritage, Fun stuff, group travel, Israel Travel, Tel Aviv, Romantic trips, Jerusalem

Cell Phone in Israel FAQ

Posted by Iris Hami on June 13, 2014

 

Do I need to get a cell phone for my trip to Israel? 

 So you’re going to Israel and getting conflicting information about using a cell phone in Israel.

Some have told you that your cell phone will work in Israel, others claim that they won't work. Your cell phone provider may have assured you that you cell phone will most definitely work abroad, even in Israel. Some friends may have used their own phones and returned to outrageous charges or horror stories of being disconnected. Others may have rented phones or SIM cards, and found it confusing (it's not, I promise).

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Topics: Facts about Israel, FAQ, group travel, Health & Safety, Israel Travel, Jewish Heritage, guest posting & travel experience

Travel Agents to the Rescue

Posted by Iris Hami on May 17, 2014

Reasons Why Travelers Consult Travel Agents

Dubrovnik, Croatia

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Topics: group travel, World Travel

Israel Bike Tour

Posted by Iris Hami on April 26, 2014

Experience an Israel Bike Tour!

Israel Bike Tour

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Topics: Fun stuff, group travel, Israel Travel, Senior Travel