Saturday , 19 January 2019
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The Big Crater – HaMakhtesh HaGadol *


HaMakhtesh HaGadol HaMakhtesh HaGadol (The Big Crater) is located near Yeruham in Israel’s desert Negev. Makhtesh is the Hebrew word for a mortar grinder (מַכְתֵּשׁ‬). The Big Crater got its misleading name in ...

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Park Nahal Hadera *

Hadera Stream
Photo: 	שומבלע

Hadera Stream – Nahal Hadera – نهر الخضيرة Nahal Hadera ( نهر المفجر – Nahr Mufjir), is a seasonal stream that flows from Dothan Valley in northern Shomron -Samaria.  It empties into the Mediterranean Sea in Park Nahal ...

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Netanya by Night *

Photo: עיריית נתניה

Netanya Tourism Netanya is located on the Mediterranean Coastal Plain, and is the popular Mediterranean tourist resort in central Israel with long beaches and numerous hotels. Netanya offers 12km of the widest, cleanest ...

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KKL-JNF Nesher Park *

Nesher Park

The KKL Nesher Park is located about 500 meters down the road from the University of Haifa on the north side of Mt.Carmel, in the city Nesher. It is the ...

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Beit Yanai Beach *

Beit Yanai_Beach_

Beit Yanai Beit Yanai  is a moshav on the shore of the Mediterranean Sea about six kilometres north of Netanya. It was founded in 1933 and named after the Hasmonean king Alexander Yanai. Beit  Yanai is just south ...

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HaYarkon Park – Yarkon Park *

Yarkon River
Photo: Deror avi

HaYarkon Park – Yarkon Park HaYarkon Park – Yarkon Park is just a few minutes drive from downtown Tel Aviv, stretching along the Yarkon River. HaYarkon Park is the green lung ...

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Dead Sea Revisited *

Mount Sodom, Israel, showing the so-called "Lot's Wife" pillar.

Dead Sea Tourism The Dead Sea in Israel is a tourist attraction for people from all over the world because it is a natural health spa – only an hour’s drive ...

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Rujm el Hiri Revisited *

Hebrew Wikipedia user אסף.צ

Take a look at Rujm el Hiri stone circle in Israel’s Golan Heights (not far from my daughter’s home in Yonatan) near the Sea of Galilee. This place is an ...

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Yad Vashem *

yad vashem

Tell me about Yad Vashem Yad Vashem, Israel’s largest Holocaust memorial, is set on the western slope of Mount Herzl on the Mount of Remembrance on the edge of Jerusalem, adjoining ...

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