Dead Sea

A Visual Tour Of The 2018 Vacation Spots You’ll See In Everyone’s Instagram

Guess what I learned today? The United Nations World Tourism Organization spends each year tracking all international visits from travelers. Neat, huh? Then, the group releases a list of the cities whose tourism has spiked the most over the previous twelve months and suggests them as the next big …

Travel

What's inside DC's new Museum of the Bible? Here's a preview

WASHINGTON — The Museum of the Bible opens its doors to the public on Saturday, and a diverse set of exhibits await.<p>Features include both the …

Theology

Israel Suspends Two-Seas Canal Project

The Israeli government has decided to suspend a joint project with Jordan and the Palestinian Authority - the Red Sea–Dead Sea Water Conveyance – in …

Middle East

Museum of the Bible: A photo tour of what to expect

Take a look at the ins and outs of Washington, D.C.’s newest, most religious museum<p>On November 17, a brand new museum is set to open in Washington, D.C., that hopes to foster further dialogue on one of the most read books in the world, the Bible. The 430,000-square-foot Museum of the Bible will …

Museums

Israel reportedly threatens to shelve Jordan water deal until embassy reopened

Israel has reportedly told Jordan that a joint agreement for the construction of a pipeline transferring water from the Red Sea to the Dead Sea will …

Israel

The 20 Fastest-growing Travel Destinations in the World

Every year, the United Nations World Tourism Organization tracks travel trends to predict the newest up-and-coming destinations.<p>The organization …

Travel

Best things to do in Israel with kids

Israel, one of the world’s most kid-friendly countries, offers plenty for families to do, from adventures in birdwatching and cave spelunking to racing down water park slides and lazy days at the beach. Children are highly valued in Israeli culture, and locals will dote on little ones, even …

Tel Aviv

When Naomi Campbell interviewed Vladimir Putin

Naomi Campbell met with Vladimir Putin in March 2011 to discuss their gym regimes, extreme sports and tiger poaching<p><i>Originally published in the March</i> …

Naomi Campbell

If you thought Priti Patel's family holiday with Netanyahu couldn't get more farcical, you haven't read her apology yet

There are no guides to crafting government press releases. No Aristotelian unities to obey, no three act structures.<p>There are, strictly speaking, no …

Priti Patel

Fog, smog and eco-drag: these climate change dramas are a breath of fresh air

From cabaret to a witty teenage odyssey, the Shoot the Breeze festival at Camden People’s theatre considers global warming and pollution in striking style<p>Was Shakespeare a chronicler of climate-change disaster? A Midsummer Night’s Dream presents nature in crisis, brought about by the disruptions of …

Pollution

Hundreds of dead sea turtles found off El Salvador

Officials attempting to determine cause of death<p>A team of investigators headed out to waters off the coast of El Salvador after hundreds of …

Oceans

Israeli businessman 'hounded' in UK for selling Dead Sea products

Anti-Israel activists have targeted an Israeli man's stalls in Belfast, Glasgow and now Aberdeen.<p>An Israeli man living and working in Aberdeen, …

World News

Microplastics found in every dead sea creature

Oceans

Arad: the city between two deserts

A Jewish city stands on the border between the Judean desert and the Negev: Arad. Celebrating its 55th year in November, it is a city that has come a …

Israel

These 8 Hotels Sit on the Edge of Cliffs

From a 2-million-year-old crater to enormous canyons, ancient caves, and imposing mountains, the greater Middle East region offers no shortage of …

Hotels

Argentinean tourist, 68, drowns in Dead Sea

A 68-year-old tourist drowned in the Dead Sea Wednesday, according to the Magen David Adom ambulance service.<p>The man, said to be an Argentine …

Oceans

The Neolithic of the Levant (Excerpt 92)

HOME / Table of Contents = Civilizations - Cultures - Areas - Regions - Prehistory <br>Other Archaeological Sites / The Neolithic of the Levant (500 Page …

Climate Change

October 2017 Summary

At the end of each month I am going to send out a summary of the highlights of the month. I will tell you about any travel bargains I’ve found and …

Asia Travel

ISRAEL TRAVEL GUIDE

we went to israel back in august and had THE BEST TIME. i’ve been really wanting to share our favorite spots with you guys, so here we go! i was …

Asia Travel

Jordan water crisis worsens as Mideast tensions slow action

SHARHABIL, Jordan – From a hillside in northern Jordan, the Yarmouk River is barely visible in the steep valley below, reduced from a once important water source to a sluggish trickle overgrown with vegetation. Jordan's reservoirs are only one-fifth full, a record low, and vital winter rains are …

World News

In Biblical Land, Searching for Droughts Past and Future

Perched on a cliff face in Israel’s Negev Desert, close to where the book of Genesis says the wicked cities of Sodom and Gomorrah were burned with …

Columbia University

Announcing My Next Adventure: To The Dead and Red Seas!

Those of you who follow my writing closely and keep an eye on my social media have probably noticed a theme lately. I’ve been restless.<p><i>Restless?!</i> I …

Red Sea

11 Ultimate Bucket List Activities from Around the World

<i>We all have our bucket list destinations. Greece, Australia, London, New York. But what about dream activities? Erin Bender of</i> <i>Explore With Erin</i><i> has</i> …

List-Worthy

Bacteria outbreak strikes sea lions on Oregon Coast leading to warning for people and their pets

A bacteria outbreak is making sea lions sick along the Oregon Coast, so state officials are warning people and their dogs to stay away from the …

Public Health

Companies on UNHRC settler blacklist: We’re doing nothing wrong

"I am certain that we are not breaking any international law," AHAVA CEO Ron Michael told 'The Jerusalem Post.'<p>Some of the companies that may be on …

World News

VIDEO PREMIERE: In the Hands of Strangers by Danny Mulhern

<i>Reflections on a Dead Sea</i> is the debut full-length album by British composer, producer, and multi-instrumentalist <b>Danny Mulhern</b> which presents an …

Doctors Without Borders

Human water use is draining the world’s saline lakes | Ars Technica

Rising temperatures might not be helping, but overuse is the real problem.<p>Saline lakes, like the Caspian Sea, the Dead Sea, the Salton Sea, and of …

Water

A Beer Buoyed by Dead Sea Salt Is Taking the Craft World by Storm

When you’re trying to open a brewery in a predominantly Muslim country, you do a lot of things yourself. At least that’s what Yazan Karadsheh, the …

Business

Beer buoyed by Dead Sea salt takes craft world by storm | Style Magazine | South China Morning Post

When you’re trying to open a brewery in a predominantly Muslim country, you do a lot of things yourself. At least that’s what Yazan Karadsheh, the …

Is Jordan planning major change in Red Sea-Dead Sea project?

Amid rumors that Jordan is freezing out Israel and the Palestinian Authority with regard to the Red Sea-Dead Sea Water Conveyance Project, officials …

Israel