03.28.2017 | 1 Nisan, 5777
B’Tselem: IDF temporarily evicts 10 Palestinian families
Hamas: If Israel changes the rules of the game… we accept the challenge
Abbas urges Israel not to miss new opportunity for peace
Hamas partially reopens Erez crossing between Israel, Gaza
Netanyahu, Kahlon work on merger to end coalition crisis
Harush, Hemed suspended for criticism
NGO petitions High Court to strike Biometric Database Law
Sara Netanyahu petitions to reverse court’s Naftali ruling
West Bank and Trump: Two birds, one AIPAC protest
MK submits bill to restrict Supreme Court
Netanyahu: Trump has already turned words of support for Israel into actions
President Rivlin rejects former PM Olmert's request for clemency
Festival Review: Spring Festival
Israel Opera celebrates 33 years with new season
Steps on the Silk Road
WATCH: Dancing for peace around Tel Aviv
Holon claims historic win at Mac Tel Aviv
Sela falls in straight sets to Nadal at Miami Open
Hapoel Jerusalem blown out by 24 points in Rishon
Violence strikes the health system again
Iodine-free salt create ‘national health problem’
Minority Report: Lesser-told stories and personalities from the Israeli tech community
Three children poisoned in Passover cleaning incidents
Israel falls behind in the war against smoking, says expert
Paraguay to replace ‘shackle-and-hoist’ kosher slaughter method
Israel turning garbage dump into energy resource
A multi-pronged approach to
water economy innovation
$900,000 awarded to Israeli-American mobile video tech partnership
Netanyahu goes to China: Three questions
On My Mind: Don’t forget Syria
Why Indonesia is a good partner for Israel
Combating BDS conference focuses on early education
Who killed up to 100 civilians in Iraq and the tragedy's lessons for Israel
‘Israel should support Kurds’ struggle against despotic Iranian regime
Egyptian court jails 56 over deadly migrant boat shipwreck
Iran sanctions 15 US firms, citing Israel ties and 'human rights'
British MP: Iran is trying to threaten Israel by establishing a second front in Syria
Mossad chief: Iran is main threat to Israel with or without nuclear deal
Iran loses thousands, 10 generals in Syria-Iraq wars
US military official to JPost: ISIS is in its death throes, but still a ruthless enemy
Will ISIS use chemical weapons against Israel or Israelis in Europe?
US weighs deploying up to 1,000 'reserve' troops for ISIS fight
France's far-right Le Pen loses EU parliament immunity over ISIS tweets
Left rushed to judgment over JCC threats, says White House
Herzog calls for using Arab Peace initiative
'Ties between US Jews and Israel could reach breaking point in 2017'
Jewish group calls to 'reject occupation' in protest at AIPAC conference
Technion develops hydrogen production method that blows others out of the water
Alto: The Israeli startup aiming to help Americans with disabilities
Electronic patches for migraine headaches
Haley serves red meat to AIPAC
Report: Senate panel to question Jared Kushner over meetings with Russians
Report: Kushner to head new office tasked with fixing government inefficiency
Ivanka Trump reportedly invited to Germany on White House visit
Analysis: Clinton falls amid assault on establishment
Clinton concedes: 'We have still not shattered that highest and hardest glass ceiling'
Hillary Clinton and the glass ceiling: Cracked but intact
NY hassidic village loyal to Clinton despite Trump popularity among ultra-Orthodox
Trump reportedly picks friend of Jared Kushner to serve in administration
Trump calls UN 'sad,' days after Israeli settlements vote
Saddam Hussein's daughter touts Trump's 'political sensibility'
Dermer calls on Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem
VIDEO: Toning her comedy act down for the rabbi
How about a Lego Seder plate?
The Travel Advisor: Say so long to the tablets
NYC rabbi publishes ‘(Unofficial) Hogwarts Haggadah’ for coming holiday
Podcast: Three Ladies, Three Lattes
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
Israeli-American mogul Haim Saban gets Hollywood star
Pregnant Jenna Jameson to give baby Hebrew name
President Trump expecting ninth grandchild, from son Eric and his wife, Lara
Wonder Woman Gal Gadot welcomes second 'wonder baby'
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A surprisingly unorthodox education minister?
Time to make the leap to start-up government
'Volatile and dangerous’
Extending a cultural helping hand
Solving the riddle of Elsa Weiss
in the sea
Sit up and listen
City Notes: From shipwrecked to seabound
Harnessed to freedom
See you at
סֶקֶר עַל הָעִישוּן וְעַל שְתִייַת הָאַלְכּוֹהוֹל
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World leadership has changed, but Israel support still needed, says Cardoza-Moore
Thousands gather to see restored site of Jesus’s tomb in Jerusalem
Tomb of Jesus reopens in Jerusalem after restoration
Czech Parliament Representatives in Israel
Canadian Delegation in Israel: “It’s a privilege to be here”
Bosnian President Plants a Tree in Jerusalem’s Grove of Nations
JNF USA Leadership Mission Visits Northern Israel
KOSHER IN CUZCO
Radical Islamic immigration strategy
The Oscars and Hollywood's hypocrisy; Dear Hollywood, If You Want To Help Women, You Must Strictly And Unapologetically Defend The Values That Have Allowed Women To Thrive.
The New Israel Fund's Law of Return
A humorous Royal Jordanian Airlines ad caught the attention of Twitter users on Monday as it urged passengers from Muslim countries to fly to the US with their services "now that you're allowed to."
By JOY BERNARD
“Effectively, I have become a prisoner in my host country.”
By DANIELLE ZIRI
Today, vacationers are pouring in, but Cuba sorely lacks the basic tourist infrastructure.
By IRVING SPITZ
Helsinki is a city with 315 islands, a peninsula surrounded by sea.
By BEN G. FRANK
At a prime location in Tel Aviv, the Leonardo Beach Hotel may not be the biggest, but it may be one of the best.
By YAKIR FELDMAN
A two-day trip to Pieria, Greece only really allows one to skim the surface of what the lush region has to offer.
By NOA AMOUYAL
Just under 36% of El Al’s flights arrived on time last month. Roughly 64% of the month’s flights experienced delays of at least 15 minutes and the average delay was 48 minutes long.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
Following these simple tips will solve most of the problems except the number one complaint of hotel guests - noise.
By MARK FELDMAN
In the first three months of 2016, hotels sold roughly 705,000 nights to tourists, which represents a meager 5% increase over the same period in 2015.
By NIV ELIS
Touring 2,ooo kilometers and years of European civilization via the Danube and Rhine
August 26 is the next date for “Cinema on the Street,” the Promenade’s free movie night at 8 p.m.
By GEORGE MEDOVOY
The thriving French city is home to the fifth-largest Jewish community in Western Europe.
Burundi is one of the poorest countries in the world and has been damaged by civil wars, corruption, poor access to education and the effects of HIV.
By BERNARD DICHEK
The revised module, titled, “The geopolitical reality in Israel and the Middle East,” will consist of a two-hour expert presentation and a two-hour field experience in a relevant site.
Tout ce que vous avez toujours voulu savoir sur les vélos électriques sans jamais oser
le demander : décryptage de la nouvelle tendance qui envahit les rues de la capitale
Gibraltarian Mark Randall makes a strenuous pilgrimage to Jerusalem.
By ARIEL DOMINIQUE HENDELMAN
Most locals say that the best time to visit Thailand is between November and February when the northeast monsoon blows cool, dry air that serves as a respite from the heat.
By SHAWN RODGERS
There’s more to the picturesque state than the Big Apple.
Welcome to Lisbon, I thought to myself, uncorking the bottle of wine that was put out to welcome me together with a basket of fruit and a jar of delicious tomato jam.
By GIL ZOHAR
Visiting here last month, I felt I was in a time warp – this is how Tuscany or the French Riviera once must have been before being inundated with holidaymakers.
From Lodz to Warsaw to Krakow, the specter of the Holocaust is never far away.
By AVIVA BAR-AM
Many tourists focus on Petra in Jordan, but the country’s north offers a rich array of historic sites.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Nyepi usually falls sometime in March, which is the rainy season and the quietest month for tourism.
By JANE MEDVED
Its recent warning to Americans of the risks of traveling to Europe through late June is exceedingly severe.
From river gorges and rice fields to resorts devoted to balance and healing, a trip to Bali feels like going home.
Nelson Mandela always managed to stay positive. Let’s hope he wasn’t wrong.
By MOTTI VERSES
World’s largest conference of travel bloggers held in Israel for first time.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Spots are open for three separate delegations of 10 to 12 passengers to participate in the eight-day trips scheduled for June 2018.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
The latest fixture in the Atlas Hotel collection boasts of elegant comfort in the center of the "Eternal City."
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
George Bernard Shaw said it best: “Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you imagine and at last you create what you will.”
With Bangkok sinking, tourists might plan to visit sooner than later.
By ARI BAR-OZ
Israel for years has maintained Trumpian semi-bans on entry by citizens from several Arab countries and asylum seekers; The difference is that the law is often not enforced.
By ANDREW TOBIN/JTA
Sometimes this is harder than it sounds.
The winery offers music on Saturday and Sunday afternoons, attracting large crowds who enjoy wine, music, and about 100 peacocks that roam the property.
Touted as a ‘floating resort,’ the luxurious ‘Norwegian Star’ docks in Haifa port.
By ORI J. LENKINSKI
Group of Israeli travelers told to cancel reservation at lodging in Baden-Württemberg.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Ein Zivan on the Golan offers many diversions, comfortable accommodations, and a refuge from the busy life.
By TERRANCE MINTNER
When it comes to luxuries on board, the sky’s the limit for United’s new Polaris Business Class.
My main tip for those going the self-catering route is to make sure that cleaning is included in the price or can be added.
Overall, the Nahsholim Holiday Village Kibbutz Hotel is a hidden gem. Situated along a beautiful stretch of beach, it offers a relaxing and comfortable vacation for the whole family.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
The Spain branch of El Al for months had negotiated with tourist officials from the autonomous region of Galicia over opening the flight channel.
Zionist Union MKs accuse former attorney-general Weinstein covering up and sabotaging investigation of affair in which Netanyahu accused of double-billing trips abroad.
By LAHAV HARKOV,DANIEL CLINTON
Report on new security measures under consideration emerges after a senior Israeli intel official last week pointed to European hubs as potential targets for terrorist attacks.
The concrete threat level against Jewish sites is high, the bureau said, reiterating its standing advisory to “refrain from visiting” the area.
By HERB KEINON
The Ministry has not said what caused the accident.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
PMO's Counter-Terrorism Bureau raises level of alert following evaluation of current situation in Turkey.
There are so many unique sites, places and experiences that this place can offer visitors and so many diverse regions, all in such a tiny geographic area.
By MEITAL SHARABI
The farm, which overlooks the Golan Heights, was established in the 1960s by Yehuda Avni and his wife, Yona, whose dream it was to create a warm home for horses.
We are entering peak season for exploring and experiencing one of Israel’s most happening tourist spots.
The festival, which has already begun and will continue until November 19, offers a variety of activities connected with wine that will take place in wineries and vineyards.
A late summer trip to the Emerald Isle.
By BARRY DAVIS
What to do on a visit to the Menashe Regional Council, just east of Hadera.
Many popular sites around the country are busily preparing for the New Year and will be extremely crowded, so I'd like to suggest taking a different route this holiday season.
What to do on your next trip to the beautiful Jezreel Valley.
The capital city is effortlessly cool, the mountains are awe-inspiring and the countryside is charmingly pastoral.
By LAURA KELLY
A surprising retreat in the country known as the capital of the Balkans.
Dutch design is clean, well planned and perfectly executed, like so much else Dutch. The message is clear and it just makes you feel good.
By DEBI LERNER-RUBIN
Yossi Ghinsberg retells his incredible, true-life story of survival in the Amazon.
By ASAF FINKELSTEIN
Sit and relax watching the view through the large windows, or on a nice day it is highly recommended to climb up onto the upper deck and into the fresh air.
By ITSIK MAROM
Venturing over to the Upper Galilee’s new tourism complex.
By RHONA BURNS
Rav-Kav smartcards to be used as the card holder pleases throughout the country, on all bus companies and Israel Railways, regardless of where the card was loaded.
By SYBIL EHRLICH
Refugees who are "in transit" and already have been approved would be able to travel to the United States.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Arab travelers in the Middle East and North Africa said the order was humiliating and discriminatory; Iran has vowed to retaliate.
In spite of much-ballyhooed security concerns, the ‘Magazine’ tours the land of the pharaohs,
eyeballs Ramses II and begins to relax with present-day Egyptians.
By BEN FISHER
US State Department updates travel warning for American citizens in Turkey.
As Nice continues to reel from the consequences of the tragic terror attack it suffered last years, tourists slowly go back to flocking Cote D'Azur scenic capital.
Han Hagalil is a comfortable hideaway perfect for unwinding in nature.
By NAOMI SMITH
United and American are introducing “Basic Economy” fares this month – a new class of service most easily explained as “you get a seat and that’s it.”
A business-class trip to Zurich is a breeze – and a pleasure.
By ERICA SCHACHNE
The majestic heights of the mountains brought us a spiritual high that we had never experienced.
By MICHEL KOGINSKY
"Two customers were removed from Delta Flight 1 departing London-Heathrow today after a disturbance in the cabin resulted in more than 20 customers expressing their discomfort," says airline.
A three-day Christmas and Hanukka Festival offers visitors a taste of the Western Galilee’s finest attractions
By SHARON AHARONI
Often, visa requirements are wrapped up in a Catch-22, where up is down and down is up and logic is totally lacking from the process.
‘Lori,’ a 100-year-old wooden sailboat, was home for three weeks.
By GRAEME STONE
The White House is in a 1920s Bauhaus building that was a youth hostel in its previous incarnation. Its interior design, with clean geometric lines, pays homage to the Bauhaus style that gave the White City its name.
By ILAN CHAIM,ILAN EVYATAR
The summer temperatures in the picturesque country are a welcome treat for visitors from the Middle East.
By STEWART WEISS
“A journey is best measured in friends, rather than miles.”
Silence is golden in St. Martin.
By SARAH LEVIN
The airfares are low, the tourism infrastructure first rate and the options for a memorable vacation, limitless.
Switzerland offers a wonderland of snow, cheese, hiking and wild train rides in the mountains.
More often than not, the flying experience will run the gamut from pure bliss to heightened tension.
I recall Florida’s reputation as the 'Sunshine State' and so far, nature has not let it down.
I’m glad I called Flannery out on this issue.
By ALAN DERSHOWITZ
ARE THE youth going abroad representative of Israel?
By SUSAN HATTIS ROLEF
Next time we’re offered a raft on the Jordan River, we’ll take it!
By BRIAN BLUM
The experience of being reviewed as a guest is new, at least to me.
By BARBARA SOFER
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
According to the rules set up for me long ago, I can appear on the scene only when things are as bad as they can possibly get, or as good as they can be.
Go to the four corners of the Earth, plumb its secret places, discover its many wonders. Seek God’s presence wherever it may be found, and you will hopefully become a fuller, richer person.
Pride in its democracy and Taiwan’s desire to be liked and internationally accepted was evident throughout our weeklong stay.
By LIAT COLLINS
Getting away from it all makes you realize that you can never really get away from it all. Then again, it’s all relative.
By LAWRENCE RIFKIN