Galilee

District of northern Israel, containing Tiberias, Acre, Sea of Galilee. Traditionally split into Upper and Lower areas.

Kayaking on the Jordan River with Abu-Kayak
Taly's Travel: A wet summer in southern Golan, Kinneret

The Southern Golan Heights area offers an opportunity to get some fresh air and cool breeze, enjoy some wet activities and good food while staying safe.

By TALY SHARON
18/07/2020
Druze town of Hurfeish
The Galilee: Art, culture & cuisine

Dozens of sites in the Western Galilee, including a number of culinary and art establishments, are now open for business.

By MEITAL SHARABI
18/06/2020
Face-shaped fountainhead uncovered at the Tzipori National Park in the Galilee.
Talmud comes alive in 1,800-year-old marble face found in Galilee

Similar artifacts have been uncovered over the years in several locations in Israel, including Caesarea and Beit Shean.

People paddle on a stand-up paddle board in the Sea of Galilee, northern Israel November 8, 2016.
Man who nearly drowned in Sea of Galilee tests positive for coronavirus

The man, who nearly drowned on Friday in the Sea of Galilee, tested positive for coronavirus soon after and was moved in critical condition to the coronavirus care unit in the hospital.

09/05/2020
Blue and White considering Nahariya Hospital head for health minister

Masad Barhoum would be first Christian Arab minister

05/05/2020
An undercover Israeli security personnel detains a Palestinian protest at a riot near Ramallah, Dece
24 arrested in large brawl in Kfar Manda, police hit with fireworks

19 cases of fireworks (making up a total of 475 fireworks) were seized and confiscated by Israel Police following the incident.

By ALON HOCHMON/MAARIV , JOSH ARONSON
18/04/2020
Bet Eliezer, the nursing home solely for Holocaust survivors, Israel
A volunteer's experience at a nursing home solely for Holocaust survivors

The nursing home is run by Zedakah, a German Christian organization that Hannah Ramanathan said has one goal, to comfort and console elderly Holocaust survivors.

By DIANA BLETTER
16/04/2020
RONALD LAUDER, president of the World Jewish Congress.
Ronald Lauder’s employment center in the Negev

Five years ago, the president of the World Jewish Congress established a professional placement center for thousands of young women and young people in Beersheba, which found work for 1,700 people.

By MERON SHPIELBERG , ALAN ROSENBAUM
14/03/2020
KKL-JNF’s project to develop Negev and Galilee into economic oasis

Everyone knows that the Galilee and the Negev should be Israel's economic growth engines in the coming years

Western Galilee Brings Thousands to Celebrate the Holiday Season

The eighth annual Western Galilee Now Winter Festival, which took place last weekend, was a beautiful mosaic of the heritage, culture, and religions that make up the Western Galilee.

By ERIC NARROW
31/12/2019
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