Tag: Bethlehem

Turkish Airlines wants to increase tourism to Palestine

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 27, 2019

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has increasingly encouraged Muslims to visit Jerusalem, particularly in light of the US moving its ... Read More

No Easter Travel for Palestinian Christians in Gaza

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 22, 2019

There are around 1,100 Palestinian Christians in Gaza, many of whom are descended from the earliest Christians in Palestine (where ... Read More

Thank you for flying TAP Air Portugal: Welcome to Tel Aviv

editor editor- April 2, 2019

Israel has about 9 million inhabitants and annually receives more than 4 million visitors. TAP Air Portugal landed its inaugural ... Read More

Tanzania all set for Israel Tourism Exhibition

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 8, 2019

Tourism and travel trade executive from Tanzania are set to participate the International Mediterranean Travel Market (IMTM) slated in Tel ... Read More

The Living and Itinerant Christmas Crib of Baia and Latina

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 28, 2018

Faithful to the origins and, according to tradition from the will of St. Francis to revive in a natural setting ... Read More

Great News for Palestine Tourism: Bethlehem hotels booked for Christmas

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 25, 2018

Palestinian Tourism Minister Rula Maaya said all Bethlehem hotels were fully booked, and the city hosts an "astounding" 10,000 tourists ... Read More

Sacred places: Many spiritual sites can be visited via cruise ship

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 14, 2018

There are 100+ cruise itineraries that provide access to sacred places – worldwide sites of healing, guidance, and divine inspiration. ... Read More

Christmas message from the Heads of Churches in Jerusalem

editor editor- December 22, 2012

We, the Heads of the Churches of Jerusalem, bring you greetings of joy, peace, hope and love from the Land ... Read More

Over 1.5 million tourists flock to Bethlehem for Christmas

editor editor- December 26, 2011

BETHLEHEM, West Bank - Around one and a half million tourists have visited the West Bank city of Bethlehem so ... Read More

Bethlehem sees record number of holiday tourists

editor editor- December 27, 2010

A record number of international tourists flooded into the “little town of Bethlehem” this holiday season, according to both Palestinian ... Read More

Palestinians want tourism spread beyond Bethlehem

editor editor- February 12, 2010

BETHLEHEM, West Bank — For your next getaway, you might consider this: four nights and five days in sunny "Palestine: ... Read More

No hope in Bethlehem

editor editor- December 22, 2009

A group of Palestinian Christians representing a variety of churches and church-related organizations have issued an animated and prayerful call ... Read More

With tourists, kept away by Israeli security barrier, Bethlehem faces bleak Christmas

editor editor- December 22, 2009

BETHLEHEM, West Bank — Bethlehem’s traders face a bleak Christmas this year as they compete for a dwindling share of ... Read More

Define your position on Islam and peace, Islamists tell pope

editor editor- April 17, 2009

AMMAN, Jordan (eTN) - Controversial remarks by Pope Benedict XVI about Islam and Prophet Mohammad in 2006 could catch up ... Read More

New air service to Allentown/Bethlehem, PA from two Florida Cities

editor editor- April 10, 2009

AirTran Airways, a subsidiary of AirTran Holdings, Inc., announced today plans to begin service in Allentown/Bethlehem, Penssylvania, effective June 25, ... Read More

Pennsylvania to welcome Sands Casino Resort in Bethlehem

editor editor- March 4, 2009

Casino Resort Bethlehem, a new casino and entertainment destination being developed by Las Vegas Sands Corp., announced today it plans ... Read More

Jesus’ birthplace sees fourfold increase in Christmas tourists

editor editor- December 24, 2008

Bethlehem, the birthplace of Jesus of Nazareth, is experiencing a fourfold increase in visitors after seven bleak Christmas seasons, the ... Read More