Yossi Dagan wins election to head Samaria Regional Counci
Erdan: Slamming political rivals won’t bring change
Deri deal clears path for budget
Deputy Minister calls to abolish Ethics Committee
Grapevine: A grim reminder
Jews and Arabs making music together
Putting on a show
The Yes Men are still fixing the world
Reichert’s trivial Tel Aviv flip-flop much ado about not much
Mac TA’s European survival on last breath
Israel national baseball team takes 3rd in Vienna
Ashdod's preseason soccer match in Bulgaria turns ugly
Kahane's grandson claims abuse while in Shin Bet custody
Gaza soccer team to host West Bank for first time in 15 years
South African BDS activists set sites on US pop superstar Pharrell
Christian French tourist beaten on Temple Mount for raising Israeli flag
Palestinian 'special committees' to defend villages against 'settler gangs'
Fatah official: Netanyahu is founding father of Jewish underground terrorists in W. Bank
Birthright Excel gives students a taste of Israeli hi-tech
London police commissioner criticizes Jewish volunteer security organization
Satmar hasidic school bans mothers from owning cellphones
Chabad rabbi becomes first bearded officer in US Air Force
Hundreds attend Limmud South Africa conference in Johannesburg
Iran stifling dissent over nuke deal, says
snap-back of sanctions not possible
Growing New York opposition to Iran deal pressures Schumer
White House accusing Iran deal critics of warmongering 'outrageous,' Netanyahu says
Steinitz fires back at US energy minister: If I were American, I would oppose the Iran deal
Syrian-Kurd intellectual to Post: 'US and Israel need to stop Turkish attacks in Syria now'
Nusra Front abducts US-backed rebel leader, blunts efforts against ISIS
Iraqi militia leader says US not serious about fighting Islamic State
Canadian-Israeli anti-ISIS fighter: If we don't fight them there, they'll come here
Saudi king blamed Mossad for 9/11
Litzman: State will subsidize supplementary health insurance for poor
TAU research offers new hope for breakthrough in melanoma care
Hebron teen saved by Rambam’s ECMO machine after suffering crush injury
Proportion of contract workers in Israel similar to other developed countries, study shows
Environmental officials: Beach building proposal could endanger coast
Park and Ride lots approved to accompany Tel Aviv area light rail construction
Haifa to expand air quality monitoring program
Israel’s largest solar field begins flowing to the national grid
Tech talk: Haredim join the hi-tech world
Global hi-tech firm opens new office in Jerusalem with haredi staff
Mark Zuckerberg: Virtual reality is Facebook's next frontier
Budget deal to give NIS 18,000 ‘piggy bank’ to 18-year-olds
Your taxes: Budget proposals target olim
Air France wipes Israel off of the map...literally
IN PHOTOS: The colors of the Holocaust
Mazel Tov! Mark Zuckerberg and his wife are expecting first child
Just a thought: On the emergence of Judaism
Parshat Va’Et’Hanan:Righteous living is the remedy
Hypocrisy and the ‘C’ word
Fundamentally Freund: Praying towards the wrong home plate
Center field: The Gaza ‘Withdrawalaversary’ - Peacemakers, peace saboteurs, peace smashers
August 5: Writing on the wall
IN MY OWN WRITE: What’s deemed obscene
Take two tablets!~
Lincoln and the Jews
Portrait of an assassin's wife
The light makes his life
An American-Jewish idiom
The story of the Sabena pilot hijacked en route to Israel
‘We were the only ones left alive’
The Tower of David– Full speed ahead
This Week in Jerusalem
Get on the shabus
Remembering three lone soldiers
No worst, there is none
Walking the line:the Animix festival
Wandering through fascinating Florentin
Who Cares? Israel does
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: אֶל אַרְצִי
שִירַת רַבִּים 3
The path to aliya- Indian style
The journey of Ukraine’s embattled Jews to Israel
A historic win, but no slam dunk
Art is for everyone, everywhere
From the front Ro: Aliyah- when winning means accepting you have lost
Hot July, oil on fire
Jihadists in America: The Media's Narrative
Danny ‘Boy’ Barenboim strikes again: music is “social engineering”
A Corner in Nitzana Forest in Memory of Sergeant Erez Sagi
Australian Legislators and Political Advisors Visit Gaza Border Communities
New Campsite for Youth Dedicated in Maginim Forest
New Hadid Single Dedicated in Ben Shemen Forest
Chinese Delegation Tours Negev Agriculture and Forestry
Italy’s National Day at EXPO 2015
The Ambassadors’ Club of Israel Tours the Galilee with KKL-JNF
The International Solidarity Mission Says Goodbye in Jerusalem
KKL-JNF Global Landscapes Seminar at Expo 2015
New Bio-filters Purify Surface Runoff Water for Reuse
Future Tour Guides Discover the Negev with KKL-JNF
The Shamir Drilling Project
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
JNF Canada Pays Tribute to the Honourable John Baird
From Sunny Israel to Cold Canada
Walking for Water with KKL France in the Mountains of Eilat
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
Arava Open Day: Food Security for Israel and the Entire World
An Olah Reports From Nepal
How One Oleh is Helping to Transform the Way People Drink Water
From Think Tank to Environmental Consultant
Award Winning Designer Launches Career as Wedding Dressmaker
How Natalie Edwards Built a Successful Career in Israel’s Startup Industry
5 Tips to Land a Job in Israel
Starting Your Own Business in Israel: Real Life Examples
5 Strategies for Finding Your Professional Place in Israel
36 Hours in Southern Israel
Food Shopping In Israel
How Women Can Have it All in Israel
The Eisenberg’s Long Journey Home
Why Retirees are Thriving in Israel
Thanks to Aliyah video
6 Frequently Asked Questions about Israeli Healthcare
Starting Over in Israel
Sam Eisenberg: From Nativ to Aliyah
WATCH: Why Olim #LiveLoveIsrael
5 Ways that Olim Kick Back
VIDEO: Are you ready for the South?
Make yourself at home… in Israel
NBN Announces Bonei Zion Prize Recipients for 2015
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El Al has constantly made the case that it is the only airline which can be relied on to continue flying to and from Israel through thick and thin.
By ILAN COHEN
In Europe and the US, these ultra-low-cost carriers such as Spirit and Ryanair are attracting new customers with menu-like pricing.
By MARK FELDMAN
Association's president calls for reducing regulation and creating a national body to linking the various tourism businesses.
By NIV ELIS
Sheltered from regulation, online entrepreneurs flourish.
By EITAN AROM
Entrance to the bypass road is open in both directions, with travel limited to a 50-km. per hour speed and regulated by four traffic circles.
By SHARON UDASIN
While a bottle of beer will cost you $2.70 at a bar in Krakow, in Tel Aviv it will cost $9.53, the GoEuro Beer Index finds.
Tourism is still reeling in the aftermath of the 50-day war with Gaza last summer.
Go online, call your travel consultant, but find alternative flights that you can suggest to the airline employee.
Malaysia recently banned all travel to Israel over security concerns arising from last summer’s Gaza conflict and the threat posed by the Islamic State.
Discover the history of the birthplace of Jesus Christ.
By ELISA MOED/TRAVELUJAH
The historical city, located just outside of Tel Aviv, also offers rich culture and true adventure.
November 5 is dedicated to Jesus’s brother and is celebrated with round loaves of bread, symbolizing James’s blessing.
Here you can observe bears, otters, white and gray wolves, lynxes and mountain deer. Free trails help you experience the intimacy of wild animals within their ecosystem.
By MOSHE ARENSTEIN
A Harvard student expected that a trip to Israel would confirm his reasonable European certainty of Israel’s arrogant oppression; That’s not quite the way things turned out.
By DAVID SINGER
Celebrating the completion of three new communities - Naveh, Shlomit and Bnei Netzarim - built for Gush Katif evacuees.
The new single track passes through four communities - Beeri, Alumim, Kfar Maimon and Shokeda.
Take a gander down memory lane, as longtime Jerusalem resident Greer Fay Cashman revisits its
old-time landmarks and meeting places.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Israeli start-ups meet a French accelerator who wants to help them succeed.
By MIRIAM KRESH
After decades of excavations, the Kishle and moat are now accessible to the public.
By CARL HOFFMAN
The plane was carrying eight passengers from a cruise ship when the crash occurred.
With 150 unaccounted for, it remains unclear if Israelis were harmed in the deadly quake, those accounted for share their story.
By DANA SOMBERG/MAARIV HASHAVUA
Indonesian media says 149 Indonesians, 3 people from Korea, and 1 from Singapore, Britain and Malaysia were on board flight that lost contact with air traffic control.
Blacklisting does exist in the travel industry, and does not necessarily require a physical list.
Although it faces many internal disputes, for tourists, Turkey is a choice destination
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
El Al’s CEO and President David Maimon says that expanding its North America operation was of strategic value to his airline.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Immediately after the quake, Shani messaged her parents to let them know she and everyone in her group had survived and that no one was injured.
Terror threat to Israelis in Africa has risen, travel advisory says.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Babies and small children are involved in choking incidents when small pieces of hard food gets lodged in the trachea.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Lawsuit seeks reparation after suffering 28 hours of delays in New Jersey to Israel flight.
In an effort to increase road safety and reduce speeding, BGU team proposes the installment of speed cameras throughout.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
JPost gives you a glimpse inside the world of Israeli start-ups and innovations. This week: Meet FUGU luggage.
By ARIEL SHAPIRA
Singing from the heart’s voice
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
Innovative new platforms promise better experiences for travelers.
By BUZZY GORDON
Before leaving North Korea, Lior Dayan visits the border with the South, dances at a surreal karaoke party and discovers what’s hiding on the 44th floor of his hotel.
By LIOR DAYAN
Founded in 1948 by Palmah members, Kibbutz Tzova still functions as a cooperative community.
By MEITAL SHARABI
This southeastern European country can open a large window into the past.
By ITSIK MAROM
‘We believe a home should be a sanctuary, a safe place, a place that welcomes people and embraces them’
By GLORIA DEUTSCH
A lesson in discretion
You have to pass extensive and arduous tests and you have to show them an infinite number of documents, which prove two things: that you are not a journalist and that you are mentally healthy.
The small country located in southwestern Asia, just a two-hour non-stop flight from Tel Aviv – is so unique.
Yatir is a place for people who are looking for something a little out of the ordinary, or to live their lives at a slower – but no less exciting – pace.
"The famous medieval Jewish traveler, Benjamin de Tudela, visiting Rhodes in the second half of the 12th century, noted that the Jewish community numbered 500 people..."
By IRVING SPITZ
The city of Ramle has undergone a significant transformation over the last five years and is now a popular tourist attraction.
Also known as Thera, Santorini is part of the Cycladic group of islands and of interest to the casual vacationer, historian, archeologist, geologist, art enthusiast and nature lover.
A cacophony of sights and sounds collide in the Chandni Chowk market.
By BEN G. FRANK
A desolate countryside, vibrant bazaars and generous, protective people – living in a harsh reality where the Taliban rules, women are targets and it is ‘dangerously easy to destroy lives’ on a dime
By TAMARA BARAAZ
The heart of her apartment, in which she lives with her husband, is undoubtedly the kitchen.
Wander the ancient city’s narrow streets, where there is so much to learn and experience.
“The Dutch are born on a bicycle” was the mantra we heard time and again during our six-day sojourn in the flattest and possibly most cycling-friendly of countries.
By BARRY DAVIS
This forest area in the northern Golan Heights is a pleasant place to take a walk with the whole family.
With the future uncertain, the isolated island nation opens up to world media.
By BEN HARTMAN
Fall in love with some of Israel’s finest vino at the Ramat Hanegev boutique winery.
The historical southern city is rapidly growing and tourist friendly.
By AVIVA BAR-AM
Overlooks, nature walks and exciting virtual figures in Yitzhak Rabin Park make the 1948 siege of Jerusalem and the battle for the road to the capital come alive.
The next month will bring four weekends of music, food and, of course, anemones to the Negev.
Less than three weeks before deadline, US negotiators believe the talks will likely come down to the wire.
By MICHAEL WILNER
"There are no threats," Tunisian official says, countering travel advisory issued by Israeli government Saturday.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Security forces in area searching for suspects of incident that occurred near Silwad.
Are the scales balanced on the matter of passenger vs luggage weight?
"Your frustration with the delay is vented at everyone involved, but does little to provide true compensation."
Yes, Islamic State is only 40 km. from the city, but as one local put it, “they might as well be on the other side of the world" thanks to "a wall of Peshmerga soldiers."
A Greek-island piece of heaven.
By SIVAN AZULAY
The picturesque Ukrainian city opens an Israeli honorary consulate in an effort to promote tourism.
By MAYA PELLEG
The historic Chautauqua Institution comes alive in summer with over 2,000 scheduled activities.
By STACEY MORRIS
By GEORGE MEDOVOY SPECIAL TO THE JERUSALEM POST
The playground of global technology has recently moved to San Francisco.
Turning Stone Resort Casino covers 3,400 acres in central New York and is owned and operated by the federally recognized Native American Oneida Nation.
In Vietnam’s case, Hanoi does not boast the elegant restaurants, nightlife, or frenetic activity of Saigon, now known as Ho Chi Minh City.
Sunset was rapidly approaching. The surface of the Dead Sea had smoothed to a glass mirror, reflecting the crimson-colored images of the radiant Mountains of Moab in the distance.
By GRAEME STONE
The hedonistic Cote D’Azur seeks to increase tourism and business ties with Israel.
By LAURA KELLY
Ukraine is keen to highlight tourism opportunities in its culturally diverse and beautiful western regions.
A guided family bike tour on Israel's Independence Day.
By JOANNA SHEBSON
In the spirit of forewarned is forearmed, let me present some tips to avoid becoming an Innocent Abroad.
My jaw dropped – driving around Beersheba for three days with an advanced octogenarian from outback northwest Queensland would be a challenge.
It’s also nothing like the rest of Florida; it’s a little like noting that Manhattan is part of New York.
The video has already become a viral sensation among Facebook pages and forums frequented by flight attendants, getting tens of thousands of views.
A recent letter highlights the pitfalls and problems posed by presumptuous personnel and incomplete data.
It’s no coincidence that this perfect vacation spot is called the ‘Venice of the North’
By SAPIR PERETZ
“Chappaqua,” says Sy Waldman, now retired and an artist, is “a lovely community of concerned and highly motivated residents, who value the arts, culture and education."
A fabulous hotel, excellent food and wine and friendly people.
By AVI HOFMANN
Tel Aviv is a major transfer market for Austrian Airlines.
Everyone in the tourism industry will be delighted with any increase.
The neighborhood is peopled by a diverse mix, and when the weather warms up people spill into its leafy streets, which become everyone’s common backyard.
A cruise in Southampton with Quantum of the Seas.
Put me on a plane, cut me off from the rest of the world and I feel I’m as close to nirvana as could be.
The new boutique wing at the Hagoshrim Resort Hotel in the Upper Galilee offers a spa and a VIP lounge.
By ARIEH O’SULLIVAN
The Jewish Women’s Renaissance Project’s “MOMentum,” has allowed more than 6,000 Jewish mothers – mostly in their 40s and 50s – from around the world to take part in a sightseeing program.
By BARBARA SOFER
"We can report that there are definite traces of Jewish heritage in the Non Valley" in Italy, the writers say.
By MARIAPIA BIGARAN,FRANCO BONETTI
Tourism in Israel relies on Christian pilgrims, who make up 53% of all annual visitors.
By MEREDITH HOLBROOK
"I feel a freedom, a sense of belonging, a deep involvement with all that happens here – something I did not feel when living in the Diaspora."
By BRENDA KATTEN
I didn’t feel so much like an impatient kid waiting for the next thrill but like an adult curious about finding something greater than myself.
By MATTHEW HERNBERG
Throughout our trip to Nepal... I imagined I might return someday to do the full circuit... After what happened earlier this month, would I still entertain the possibility?
By BRIAN BLUM