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Israel Travel Tips & Suggestions

Jerusalem is stunning, get there any way you can. I backpacked for less than $20 per day.
I lived in Tel Aviv for 8 years. It is a fantastic city with brilliant nightlife and loads to do. The "City that never sleeps" says it all I think. A haven for backpackers.
The ride along the Dead Sea Highway offers beautiful views of the Dead Sea in Wadi Arava and across to the Red Rose Mountains of Jordan. The Dead Sea is a must visit on your itinerary in Israel. Take a bottle of water with you and wear your swimsuit under your clothes.
I visited Mitzpe Ramon in September 2003. And I was the happiest woman in the world there. There it is -- pure, genuine, wonderful paradise.
If you go to Eilat, you will fall in love with the town, its beaches, the desert on the back, its nice bars and promenade...Don't miss the dolphin reef and have a drink at 3 Monkey's-- the best pub in town!
I enjoyed my travel in Bethlehem -- it is great, please go there and enjoy.
Haifa, a beautiful port city on the northern coast of Israel, is the third-largest city in the country. Haifa's the largest city in the north of Israel and a perfect introduction to this great region; it's also a great place to base yourself to explore Israel's north and surrounding towns such as Akko, which has a …
Mitzpe Ramon is a large town located in the central Negrev Desert between Be'er Sheva in the north and Eilat in the south. The town is known for its large craters and vast desert views located on the edge of the town. It is known for hikes and camping throughout Israel and often considered one of the most beautiful …
Bethlehem is the supposed birthplace of Jesus, a UNESCO World Heritage Site host, and one of the most visited places in Israel, or rather the Palestine territories. Bethlehem is divided from its big neighbour Jerusalem by a huge wall, a constant reminder of the uneasy relationship of the two. Clashes have been flaring …
Eilat is a resort town located at the very tip of Israel on the Red Sea; it is often considered Israel's version of Las Vegas. It is an ideal town to catch some sun on the beach, have a drink in one of its many bars and clubs, or enjoy the Bay of Aqaba with its many water-based activities. Eilat is also a common city …
Tiberias is the biggest town on the shores of the Sea of Galilee and a popular holiday destination among the Israelis and the foreigners alike. The town has a well-developed tourist infrastructure, with plenty of shops, eateries, and hostels for all budgets. There are a few affordable hostels in Tiberias. As the town …
Tel Aviv is the biggest city in Israel and has a reputation of an open-minded, indulgent metropolis to which migrants flock in search of a new life. One local has described his city to us as the "New York of Israel.". Indeed, Tel Aviv, much like New York, does not have one clearly defined city centre and boasts a line …
Safed (also called Tzfat) is a city located in the north of Israel near the Sea of Galilee or Kinneret. It is often considered the spiritual and art capital of Israel and Judaism. It is a biblically significant city, with large ties to the Kabbalah, yoga, art, and meditation. No trip to Safed is complete without a …
Akko is a wonderful, seaside town in the north of Israel full of history and set in a lovely bay with a beautiful ancient walled citadel and lovely old town area. Akko is great place to wander around and soak up the history of the place by walking around its ancient walls and citadel or going into a museum or gallery. …
Massada, Israel, is one of the most beautiful and inspiring places in the country. From an epic fortress built on top of a mountain by incredible engineers, to the story of more than nine hundred Jewish rebels defying the Roman legions to the amazing view of Jordan and the Dead Sea, Massada is an awe-inspiring place …
Jerusalem, a city of more than 4000 years old, is the holy place for the three major monotheistic religions (Judaism, Christianity, and Islam) and the desired capital by both Israelis and Palestinians. No wonder Jerusalem consists of many distinctive parts and there are many Jerusalem hostels to serve the numerous …