Tourism

Azerbaijan's Mountain Jews Museum could spark tourism revival, eventually

Local Jews are eager for the tourists to return, but with most flights into Baku on hold, including from Tel Aviv, that prospect remains far off.

By LARRY LUXNER/JTA
23/09/2020
New survey reveals tourism industry reached record highs before COVID-19

According to the survey, 94.4% of tourists ranked their visit to Israel as good to excellent.

18/09/2020
Israel Start-Up Nation cycling promotes Tourism Ministry at Tour de France

The sponsorship goes along with the philosophy of the team, to present Israel as a normal society with normal people living normal lives, in the hopes that will attract visitors and warm relations.

Shooting Israel’s tourism industry in the foot

Israel’s slow response has led to losses in the billions of dollars, and tens of thousands of jobs in the tourism industry have been wiped out.

By URI SHARON
14/09/2020
A literary adventure with Sar-El

Sar-El ‒ a Hebrew acronym for “service to Israel” ‒ is an extraordinary organization.

MK Rafi Peretz, 2019.
Rafi Peretz launches cooperation initiative with UAE

The initiative aims at bringing to Israel, and more specifically Jerusalem, thousands of tourists, hi-tech companies and exchange students.

The Market House Hotel
Israel's hotel sector expected to bounce back within five years

Industry experts predict hotel revenue rates to return to 2019 levels by 2025 thanks to Israel's resilience.

A beach at the Dead Sea
Dead Sea gets new photography exhibition

The exhibition offers a variety of photographs depicting the dead sea from various and unusual perspectives, revealing, according to the organizers, some of its vivacious aspects.

‘When tourism returns, it needs to be environmentally friendly’

On Tuesday UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called on world governments to “rebuild the tourism sector”, which creates 100 million jobs globally, in an ecologically minded way.

Tel Aviv "sail-in" movie theatre in Yarkon park.
Tourism Ministry makes video encouraging UAE citizens to visit Israel

The video includes Israel's cityscapes, including Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, as well as other famous land marks, such as the Dead Sea, Eilat, Galillee and the Negev.

By OMRI RON
24/08/2020
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