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Aug 09, 2016

Golan Heights Region of North Israel

Live, work or travel in the mountains and communities of the Golan Heights in North Israel.

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Aug 09, 2016

Western Galilee Region of North Israel

Live, work or travel in the mountains and communities of the Galilee in North Israel.

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Aug 08, 2016

Yeshuvim listings of the Galilee Region in North Israel.

Live, work or travel in the mountains and communities of the Galilee in North Israel.

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Aug 08, 2016

Moshava listings of the Galilee Region in North Israel.

Live, work or travel in the mountains and communities of the Galilee in North Israel.

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Aug 08, 2016

Moshavim listings of the Galilee Region in North Israel.

Live, work or travel in the mountains and communities of the Galilee in North Israel.

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Aug 08, 2016

Local Councils and Towns listings of the Galilee Region in North Israel.

Live, work or travel in the mountains and communities of the Galilee in North Israel.

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Aug 08, 2016

Kibbutzim listings of the Galilee Region in North Israel.

Live, work or travel in the mountains and communities of the Galilee in North Israel.

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Jul 19, 2016

City listings of the Western Galilee Region in North Israel.

Helpful information and resources by City for the Traveler and Resident.

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Jun 22, 2016

City listing menu for the Galilee in North Israel.

Live, work or travel in the mountains and communities of the Galilee in North Israel.

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Jun 22, 2016

City listings of the Lower Galilee Region in North Israel.

Helpful information and resources by City for the Traveler and Resident.

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Jun 21, 2016

City listings of the Upper Galilee Region in North Israel

Helpful information and resources by City for the Traveler and Resident.

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Jun 21, 2016

Lower Galilee Region of North Israel

Gardens grow in the rocks, cliff faces beautifully painted by nature, skies so big that sunrises and sunsets go on forever ... Welcome to North Israel and the Lower Galilee!

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Jun 20, 2016

Upper Galilee Region of North Israel

Imagine living in a mountainside community, with lush green forests and foliage, with every sunrise and sunset a picture postcard ... Welcome to North Israel and the Upper Galilee!

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Mar 31, 2016

La Casa Dona Grazia Vacation Villa in Tiberias

Looking for great digs in Tiberias? LCDG Vacation Villa offers accommodations of the entire villa, or any of the four lovely Guest Suite Apartments set views of the Sea of Galilee (Kinneret).

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Nov 30, 2015

Insider Guide to The Galilee and Northern Israel

The best of the Galilee and Northern Israel! Whether you live in Israel or are just visiting ... check out my top tips for where to go, where to eat and what to see and do.

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Jul 29, 2015

Moshavim and Other Rural Settlements

What are Moshavim? And how are they different from Moshavot or Kibbutzim? If you don't live in Israel, the different types of settlements may be confusing.

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Jul 05, 2015

Upper Galilee - What To Do and Where to Go

The Upper Galilee region of Northern Israel - places to visit, including the Hula Valley, Kfar Blum, Karmiel, Sfat (Safed) and Tiberias.

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Jul 01, 2015

Kibbutzim - What Are They and Where Did They Come From?

Kibbutzim today are very different to how they were in the early 1900s. Tourism has become a big industry for many of them.

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Feb 23, 2014

Kibbutz Inbar - Country Lodging in the Galilee

Kibbutz Inbar's claim to fame is that it's the smallest kibbutz in Israel - just four families - who all help to run the guest house.

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Dec 01, 2013

Western Galilee - Where To Go and What To See

Western Galilee - sightseeing in old Akko, Rosh Hanikra with it's magnificent grottoes and the natural arch cave at Adamit Park.

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Nov 25, 2013

Ein Camonim - Boutique Goat Cheese Restaurant in The Galilee

Ein Camonim is the place for boutique goat cheese and organic olive oil. This dairy farm and restaurant has been the Avrutzki family's project for over 20 years.

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Jun 11, 2013

Amirim - Great Place to Stay Near Lake Kinneret!

Amirim is a vegetarian moshav with awesome views over the Sea of Galilee (Lake Kinneret) and the Golan Heights. Great place to stay and chill out!

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Apr 07, 2013

Nahariya - for those who like to be beside the seaside.

Nahariya - also spelled Nahariyya - is a seaside resort not far from the Israel-Lebanon border. Ideas for what to do in the town and the surrounding area.

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Apr 06, 2013

A Visit to Safed (Sfat)

A three-day visit to Safed as seen through the eyes of writer, Stephen Kramer, who participated in a tour organized by the AACI - Organization of Americans and Canadians in Israel.

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Apr 01, 2013

Karmiel - Residential Town or Tourist Spot?

Karmiel is a modern, residential town but there are plans to turn it into a tourist spot! It has a great central position, on the imaginary border between Upper and Lower Galilee.

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Mar 30, 2013

Choosing A Zimmer (Bed and Breakfast) in Israel - FAQs

What you need to know before you book - plus my family's favourite zimmers in the Galilee.

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Jan 26, 2013

Guide to Green Tourism in the Galilee

Green tourism and all you need to know about green lodging in the Galilee.

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Dec 11, 2012

Exhibition of Art by Israeli Artists - Tiberias

See works by Israeli artists, Amos Yaskil, Johanon Herson, Uri Mazar, Marc Lewis and Michael Lazar and other local contemporary artists at the Amdur Fine Gallery in Tiberias.

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Dec 11, 2012

Tiberias - Hotels, Best Restaurants and Attractions

Tiberias is the only place in the area which offers such a variety of hotel accommodation - where to stay, where to eat and what to see in Tiberias.

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Nov 24, 2012

Cool Eateries in the Galilee - Kosher and Non-Kosher Restaurants

This list of cool eateries is not your regular Israeli restaurant index, but a list of my family and friends' tried and tested favourite places to eat in the Galilee.

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Nov 02, 2012

Glamping in the Golan Heights

Glamping, or glamorous camping, is becoming a trend in Israel thanks to reasonable prices coupled with the comforts of home. Read a first-hand account of luxury camping in the Golan Heights.

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Oct 08, 2012

Korazim, Korazin, Chorazim, Chorazin

Korazim is an archeological park overlooking the Sea of Galilee (Lake Kinneret). Among the remains, you can see an ancient synagogue which was built during the 4th to 5th centuries CE.

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Aug 06, 2012

Kosher Restaurant for Foodies, in the Lower Galilee

Makom B'Sejera is a kosher restaurant with a difference. It's located at the entrance to Moshav Ilaniya, in the Lower Galilee.

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May 31, 2012

Mount Tabor (Lower Galilee) - What to See and Do

Mount Tabor is a Christian Holy Site, believed to be the place of the Transfiguration of Jesus. Also a great place for sport - especially hiking, cycling and hang gliding.

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May 31, 2012

Boutique Hotels in Israel

About rural boutique hotels in Israel - the Efendi Palace, a brand new hotel in Akko (Acre) and the Scots Hotel in Tiberias, which has been popular for many years.

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May 05, 2012

Uri Buri - Best Fish and Seafood Restaurant in Akko

Uri Buri is a well-known fish and seafood restaurant situated in Akko (Acre) Harbour in an Arabic-style building with high

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Apr 30, 2012

Christian Sites Around the Sea of Galilee - Must See!

The holy Christian sites in the Galilee attract pilgrims from all over the world. But whatever your religious beliefs, these places are fascinating and unique from a historical point of view.

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