Israel for Visitors
Suffering from instability & its controversial role in regional politics Israel is certainly one of the most talked about countries in the Middle East. Historically it is also the most important country for much of Western and Middle Eastern religious traditions, making it personally and passionately a land of feelings. The country does have many interesting surprises, however, and you may find some here with us.
Background and General info:
FastFax: Our helpful guide to understanding the basics about traveling to Israel.
Country Overview: An overview of Israel's historical, political, and geographic data.
In-depth City Guides:
Jerusalem - Explore this ancient, modern, problematic, and peaceful city that is so important to so many people around the world.
Tel Aviv - The city on the Med, a humble yet metropolitan hodge podge of old and new. Explore our recommended hotels and restaurants.
Eilat - On Israel's Red Sea, this small vacation city is somewhere to go and unwind, and be on a "different" coast, explore it with us at gomideast.com.
Kineret - Camping on a Biblical Site. This article by Raquel de Jesus gives a good overview of the laid-back camping scene at Lake Galilee, in the North of Israel near the town of Tiberius.
Life on the Kibbutz: A no-holds-barred look at life on an Israeli kibbutz by US graduate student Mike High.
Pictures - Explore Jerusalem photographically with this site of links to pictures of the country hand selected by gomideast.com.
National Anthem - The National Anthem in Hebrew and English.
Map - A map of the country.
Interviews with Travel Agents on Israel:
Israeltrip Dot Com (USA): a Christian company that specializes in Holyland Tours to Israel, sometimes with extensions to Jordan, Greece, Egypt and Italy.
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