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Britney Spears concert disrupts Israeli election

A Britney Spears concert has reportedly forced Israel to reschedule an election because it falls on the same day as the pop star's Tel...

Israeli security allowed to demand access to tourists’ email accounts

JERUSALEM, Israel — Israeli security officials at Ben Gurion airport are legally allowed to demand access to tourists' email accounts and deny them entry if they refuse, the country's top legal offi

Two rockets hit Israeli resort city of Eilat

At least two rockets have hit the southern Israeli city of Eilat.

The Israel-Hamas conflict and tourism

For most media commentators, tourism would be considered an irrelevance as reporters discuss the human misery inflicted on southern Israel and Gaza and the military and political ramifications of the

BBC Olympics website omits Jerusalem as capital of Israel

London, England – The British Broadcasting Company’s Olympic website omitted Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

Israeli tourist site lets visitors “shoot terrorists” in the West Bank

Settlers near Gush Etzion in Israel are offering tourists to Israel a chance to experience what life near the Green Line can be like by providing them an opportunity to “catch the terrorist.”

US tourist missing in Israel

An ongoing police search for a missing American tourist widened on Monday far beyond the Bet She'an area, where the 80-year-old man was last seen.

Israel to gay tourists: We’re open for you!

Israel to gay tourists: We’re open for you! Nelson Alcantara

Israeli tourism to invest heavily in Eilat

The Ministry of Tourism is expected to invest about NIS 41 million in the southern resort town of Eilat in 2012.

Israeli Tourism Ministry scolded in government report

The annual report published earlier this week by State Comptroller Micha Lindenstrauss slamed Israel's Tourism Ministry's activity in the past year.

Lufthansa cancels dozens of tickets on Tel Aviv flight

German airline Lufthansa canceled the tickets of dozens of pro-Palestinian activists scheduled to fly to Tel Aviv on Sunday as part of a mass fly-in dubbed "Welcome to Palestine," the organizers said

Armenian PM calls on Israeli tourists to visit country

Have you been to Armenia yet? Armenian Prime Minister Tigran Sargsyan invites Israeli tourists to visit the Caucasus country.

UK bans Israeli tourism ad after hundreds of complaints

Ad, promoting book on northern Israel, evokes no less than 350 complaints to the ASA, which oversees and regulates the advertising industry in the UK.

Israel puts out guide for Israeli tourists in Iran as a...

The Knesset Research and Information Center put out a guide on Monday of hot spots for Israeli tourists in Persia – otherwise known as Iran.

Israeli tourism increases volume of activity in Brazil

The Appointments Committee at the Tourism Ministry has confirmed the appointment of Susan Klagesbrun as director of the Israel Government Tourist Office in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Croatia and Slovenia: Israeli tourists wanted

Delegations from Croatia and Slovenia are visiting Israel as part of the International Mediterranean Tourism Market (IMTM) conference, held this week in Tel Aviv.

4,000 expected to be stranded at airport in Israel

It is expected that approximately 4,000 air travelers will be affected by a general strike on Wednesday, as Ben-Gurion Airport in Israel will close from 6:00 a.m. to noon.

US tourists in Israel warned to dress “modestly” for fear of...

The US State Department is concerned over recent violence exhibited by extremists in Israel's haredi community and has published a travel recommendation for tourists: Do not walk around dressed immode

Turkish tourism courts Israeli travelers

Israel's relations with Turkey may have reached a historic low following the expulsion of the Israeli ambassador from Ankara, but Turkey still plans to take part in a tourism fair scheduled to be held