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Louis Promenade, Haifa


One of the loveliest places to walk and see in all of Haifa is the Louis Promenade on Mount Carmel. This pleasantly peaceful promenade etched onto the slope of Haifa's mountain is perfect for walks, jogs, runs and basking in the warm Mediterranean sun. With an exceptional view that extends from the city of Haifa to the distant white outcropping that is Rosh NaHikra, you can see the coastal cities of Nahariya, Akko (Acre) and the Krayot with the low, green mountains of the Western Galilee.

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Haifa Educational Zoo


The Haifa Educational Zoo is an ideal place for families to visit while in Haifa. Originally built in 1949 by Pinchas Cohen as an education center for a neighboring school. After renovations in 2002 the zoo now hosts more than 100 species of wildlife, including mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and plantlife. Built on a beautiful nature reserve on Mount Carmel with views of the Mediterranean Sea, the zoo covers 35 dunams (8.6 acres) making it perfect for everyone, especially families with small children.

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Best Hotels in Haifa


Wondering which are the best hotels in Haifa? Well, you’ve come to the right place. Haifa is Israel’s third-largest city and sits atop Mount Carmel, surrounded by the stunning Mediterranean Sea. Haifa is a city steeped in heritage and offers captivating attractions and picturesque vistas around every corner. The diverse neighborhoods of this port city...

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5 Reasons to Visit Akko


Akko is a small, picturesque port city located on the Mediterranean coast in North Israel. With its cobblestoned streets and vibrant culture, it’s an ideal destination for those looking for something off-the-beaten-path. While there’s so much to do in the city – from archeological sites and museums to beaches and restaurants – here are our top...

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Sukkot in the North of Israel 2023


Sukkot in the North of Israel and the Galilee marks the end of summer and the start of the winter months, and a final rush of great events take place before the weather changes. Many nature-oriented and family-friendly festivals will take place during Sukkot in the Galilee and the North. This year Sukkot is September...

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5 Great Places to Visit in the North of Israel


The North of Israel is otherwise known as the Galilee. It is often slightly overshadowed by some of the other places to visit in Israel. But, with so much beauty, history, culture, and, of course, adventure awaiting you in the North of Israel, it shouldn’t be that way. No matter what your interests, you should have a...

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Where to Stay in Haifa


Wondering where to stay in Haifa? Israel’s third-largest city, Haifa rests on Mount Carmel, surrounded by the waters of the Mediterranean Sea. Home to the largest port in Israel, this city dates back to biblical times and hosts many attractions and stunning views at every turn. The distinct neighborhoods of Haifa make it one of...

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10 Best National Parks in Israel


There are over forty national parks in Israel ranging from archaeological sites such as Caesarea National Park and Masada to sites of natural beauty such as the Carmel National Park. With so many parks to choose from, which are the ones that a tourist should try to find time in their itinerary to experience? In this article, we will list five of the best national parks in Israel to visit.

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The Ultimate Haifa Bucket List


Haifa, beautifully located on the Mediterranean shoreline, is not only Israel’s third-largest city but also a treasure trove of history and spectacular sights. Haifa is not always on a tourist’s list of places to visit in Israel, but there are some sites here that should not be missed. We have put together a Haifa bucket...

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Pilgrimage Tours to Israel and Holy Land


A Life Changing Spiritual Experience in Israel Tourist Israel’s Pilgrimage Tours to Israel and the Holy Land are a life-changing experience. Our spiritual pilgrim tours make dreams and visions come true, as we take groups of all denominations through the sites of the Bible, led by an experienced tour guide who will animate the experience....

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Ramot Menashe Trail – One Family’s Story


While many Israeli families use Passover holiday to travel overseas the Inon family started a tradition that follows the footsteps of Moses and the Children of Israel – a multi-day hiking vacation in Israel. This time they explored the new and beautiful Ramot Menashe Trail starting literally footsteps from the doorsteps of their home. Maoz...

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Megiddo


Megiddo, an impressive site in the Lower Galilee region of northern Israel was once an ancient city was critical that dominated the Aruna Pass (Wadi Ara or Megiddo Pass) the entrance to one of the few passes through the Carmel Mountains. This gave those who occupied Megiddo incredible power over the Via Maris, the main...

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