Dead Sea

Here's How You Can See The Dead Sea Scrolls!

The exhibition will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, with last entry at 4 p.m. each …

Denver

Israel prepares for rain and storms

Winter will return in full force towards the end of the week, after Israel experienced light rainfall on Sunday and Monday, and a winter storm at the …

Weather

'Against The Grain' - Snapshots

Wallride on an abandoned car. Surprisingly, the car held up pretty well until the boys decided to ride over the top of it. /// Photo: Jonny<p>Sar was …

BMX

You Can Still See Sodom’s Testimony

January 13<p>“…as Sodom and Gomorrah, and the cities around them <br>in a similar manner to these, <br>having given themselves over to sexual immorality <br>and …

Faith

Police rescue Czech tourists who accidentally entered Palestinian village

Two tourists from the Czech Republic were rescued by traffic police after they accidentally drove into the West Bank Palestinian village of Teqoa on …

Palestinian Authority

The 5 Best Mud Masks for Acne

There's something really luxurious and magical about incorporating masks into your routine. And it doesn't have to be a sheet mask — it can be one of …

Skin Care

Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage uses hot springs to boost investment in medical tourism

Author: MOHAMMED AL-KINANIWed, 2018-01-10 03:00ID: 1515533874651473400JEDDAH: The Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage (SCTH) has been …

Saudi Arabia

Against The Grain - DIG X BSD - Trailer

Filmed and edited by <b>Jonny Ashworth</b> <b>and Olly Geary</b> / Directed by <b>Jonny Ashworth</b><p>The local BMX scene of Israel gets lost in the content pros film there …

BMX

Possible terror attack in Dead Sea

A 64-year-old man was stabbed Sunday afternoon on a Dead Sea beach in southeastern Israel.<p>The victim, who suffered stab wounds to his upper torso, is …

Israel

Man stabbed in neck on Dead Sea beach in dispute

A 64-year-old man was lightly hurt Sunday when he was stabbed in the neck at a Dead Sea beach in an apparent dispute.<p>Police said the incident at the …

Crime

There is no more time left to save the Dead Sea

In a water-scarce region like ours, human need for water is always going to come before the needs of nature.<p>A desert canyon leads in to the Dead Sea …

Palestinian Authority

Heavy winds and rains disrupt country amid powerful weekend storm front

Rescue workers extricate hikers trapped in floods, remove downed tree limbs, Kinneret rises 7 cm.<p>A fallen tree rests on two cars in Tel Aviv’s …

Weather

Letter of Recommendation: Floating

I learned to swim easily enough. My memories of lessons begin when I was 4, in the grand, echoey pool of the middle school that I was years away from attending. Through much cajoling by the amicable teenage instructors, I had overcome my initial fears and could jump into the pool unassisted, …

Long-form Journalism

More tourists visit Israel in 2017 than ever before

The top five countries of origin for tourists to Israel were the US, Russia, France, Germany and the UK.<p>Kim Friedman and her daughter at the Dead …

World News

Israel confirms withdrawal from UN cultural body

PARIS: Israel has formally notified the UN's culture and education body of its withdrawal from the organisation, two months after it announced it …

Israel

Record 3.6 Million Tourists Visited Israel In 2017

JERUSALEM (JTA) — Some 3.6 million tourists visited Israel in 2017.<p>The figure, an all-time record, represents a 25 percent increase over the previous …

Jewish Culture

A record 3.6 million tourists visited Israel in 2017

An El Al flight seen at the airstrip at the Ben Gurion International Airport, Aug. 5, 2013. (Moshe Shai/FLASH90)<p>JERUSALEM (JTA) — Some 3.6 million …

Jewish Culture

Photo Series Shows Paris, France Alongside Its Chinese Replica

If tourists want to see the Eiffel Tower, the <i>Mona Lisa</i>, and Versailles on their next vacation, they have options. The most obvious choice is Paris, …

France

AP PHOTOS: Lingering drought threatens Holy Land's waters

JERUSALEM – As Israel heads into its fifth consecutive year of drought, the Sea of Galilee stands at a century low, much of the Jordan River is a fetid trickle and the Dead Sea is rapidly shrinking.<p>The biblical bodies of waters — pilgrimage sites for baptisms and beach parties alike — are crucial …

World News

Blessed Rain Washes Away Six Days of Dust

My 7-year old son said to me today, “When it rains, it makes the streets slippery and hard to walk.” I said to him, “But we need the rain in order to …

Albert Einstein

Guatemala to move embassy in Israel to Jerusalem in Trump's wake - Xinhua

MEXICO CITY, Dec. 25 (Xinhua) -- Guatemala will move its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, becoming the first country to follow U.S. President Donald …

Israel

Drone Photographer Captures Stunning Aerial Shots of a Shrinking Dead Sea

The Dead Sea is stunning from above, even if it is shrinking. As Lonely Planet reported, Tel Aviv-based landscape photographer Tzvika Stein uses …

6 stunning spas in the Middle East you need to experience once in your life

The ways to relax and rejuvenate are far from the beaten track in the Middle East. A world away from the ordinary, the Middle East’s luxury resort …

Skin Care