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No Easter Travel  for Palestinian Christians in Gaza

No Easter Travel for Palestinian Christians in Gaza

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 22, 2019 05:02 0

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

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

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

editor editor- April 2, 2019 02:43 1

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

Tanzania all set for Israel Tourism Exhibition

Tanzania all set for Israel Tourism Exhibition

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 8, 2019 18:10 0

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

The Living and Itinerant Christmas Crib of Baia and Latina

The Living and Itinerant Christmas Crib of Baia and Latina

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 28, 2018 02:15 0

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

Great News for Palestine Tourism: Bethlehem hotels booked for Christmas

Great News for Palestine Tourism: Bethlehem hotels booked for Christmas

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 25, 2018 04:12 0

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

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

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

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 14, 2018 09:50 0

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

Christmas message from the Heads of Churches in Jerusalem

Christmas message from the Heads of Churches in Jerusalem

editor editor- December 22, 2012 08:42 0

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

Over 1.5 million tourists flock to Bethlehem for Christmas

Over 1.5 million tourists flock to Bethlehem for Christmas

editor editor- December 26, 2011 08:41 0

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

Bethlehem sees record number of holiday tourists

Bethlehem sees record number of holiday tourists

editor editor- December 27, 2010 03:31 0

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

Palestinians want tourism spread beyond Bethlehem

Palestinians want tourism spread beyond Bethlehem

editor editor- February 12, 2010 07:39 0

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

No hope in Bethlehem

No hope in Bethlehem

editor editor- December 22, 2009 08:47 0

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

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

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

editor editor- December 22, 2009 05:38 0

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

Define your position on Islam and peace, Islamists tell pope

Define your position on Islam and peace, Islamists tell pope

editor editor- April 17, 2009 08:17 0

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

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

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

editor editor- April 10, 2009 05:40 0

AirTran Airways, a subsidiary of AirTran Holdings, Inc., announced today plans to begin service in Allentown/Bethlehem, Penssylvania, effective June 25, 2009. Read More

Pennsylvania to welcome Sands Casino Resort in Bethlehem

Pennsylvania to welcome Sands Casino Resort in Bethlehem

editor editor- March 4, 2009 05:51 0

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

Jesus’ birthplace sees fourfold increase in Christmas tourists

Jesus’ birthplace sees fourfold increase in Christmas tourists

editor editor- December 24, 2008 02:47 0

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

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