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Jerusalem poised to become Israel’s incentive trips capital
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Jerusalem poised to become Israel’s incentive trips capital

mm Chief Assignment Editor- September 11, 2019

Over the next 3 weeks, Israel will host some 8,300 tourists taking part in the two largest Incentive Trips ever ... Read More

Israeli tourism up 11.1% with 440,000 tourist entries in May
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Israeli tourism up 11.1% with 440,000 tourist entries in May

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 8, 2019

According to Israel's Central Bureau of Statistics, approximately 440,000 tourist entries were recorded in May 2019, 11.1% more than May ... Read More

Old City of Jerusalem tourist cable car project approved
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Old City of Jerusalem tourist cable car project approved

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 7, 2019

Israel's National Infrastructure Committee has rejected a slew of petitions against the cable car to the Old City of Jerusalem ... Read More

Turkish Airlines wants to increase tourism to Palestine
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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

Israel welcomed over 405,000 visitors in April – 7% rise in tourist arrivals
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Israel welcomed over 405,000 visitors in April – 7% rise in tourist arrivals

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 23, 2019

An analysis of the seasonally adjusted data provided by Israel’s Central Bureau of Statistics indicates that in the last three ... Read More

Rothschild’s Dan Caesarea reborn as Israel’s most dynamic Mediterranean resort
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Rothschild’s Dan Caesarea reborn as Israel’s most dynamic Mediterranean resort

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

The most dynamic "new" resort hotel on Israel's Mediterranean shore town of Caesarea was unveiled, combining elegance and luxury with ... Read More

Israel Hotels Association: Tourist stays up 9% in Q1 2019
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Israel Hotels Association: Tourist stays up 9% in Q1 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 17, 2019

The Economic Research Department of the Israel Hotels Association published data for the first quarter of 2019 in hotels compared ... Read More

Israel’s Ben Gurion Airport set for major expansion
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Israel’s Ben Gurion Airport set for major expansion

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 17, 2019

Tel Aviv’s Ben-Gurion Airport is set to significantly grow after Israel's Transportation Ministry approved expansion plans worth NIS 3 billion ... Read More

No Easter Travel  for Palestinian Christians in Gaza
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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

The Set Hotels announces key staffing changes
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The Set Hotels announces key staffing changes

editor editor- April 6, 2019

The Set Hotels, comprised of the Hôtel Lutetia in Paris, the Hotel Café Royal in London, and the Conservatorium in ... Read More

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

Agoda appoints new Chief Marketing Officer
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Agoda appoints new Chief Marketing Officer

editor editor- March 29, 2019

  Agoda, one of the world’s fastest growing digital travel companies, today announced the appointment of Ittai Chorev as its ... Read More

New boutique hotel to open in the heart of Jerusalem in 2022
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New boutique hotel to open in the heart of Jerusalem in 2022

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2019

Fattal Hotels has announced the plans for a new boutique hotel in the heart of Israel's capital: Alliance House. The ... Read More

Jerusalem’s tourist landmark Temple Mount shut down after firebombing
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Jerusalem’s tourist landmark Temple Mount shut down after firebombing

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 12, 2019

Unrest at Jerusalem’s Temple Mount (also known as Haram esh-Sharif and the Al Aqsa Compound) led Israeli police to shut ... Read More

Tourism reps from 16 countries attend Israeli Tourism Ministry’s “Israel conference”
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Tourism reps from 16 countries attend Israeli Tourism Ministry’s “Israel conference”

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 14, 2019

80 representatives from among the largest travel agencies and tourism wholesalers in the world, are visiting Israel this week, hosted ... Read More

Historic Bingham Riverhouse reborn
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Historic Bingham Riverhouse reborn

Rita Payne - special to eTN Rita Payne - special to eTN- February 14, 2019

A gem of a hotel by the Thames in west London has been relaunched. Now officially transformed into the Bingham ... Read More

Jamaica’s Tourism Minister in talks with potential Israeli investors
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Jamaica’s Tourism Minister in talks with potential Israeli investors

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2019

Tourism Minister, Hon Edmund Bartlett says major hotel brands in Israel have expressed interest in investing in Jamaica and are ... Read More

Tanzania all set for Israel Tourism Exhibition
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Tanzania all set for Israel Tourism Exhibition

mm 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

Tourism to Israel continues to increase at record-breaking rates
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Tourism to Israel continues to increase at record-breaking rates

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 15, 2019

Israel had its best tourism year to date, with more than 4.12 million tourist entries recorded from January to December ... Read More

Great News for Palestine Tourism: Bethlehem hotels booked for Christmas
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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

From Jerusalem to Rio de Janeiro: From a celebration of the profound  the frivolous and superficial
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From Jerusalem to Rio de Janeiro: From a celebration of the profound the frivolous and superficial

mm Dr. Peter E. Tarlow- December 19, 2018

Tourism in Jerusalem and tourism in Rio de Janeiro is similar and very different. Dr. Peter Tarlow reports from Rio ... Read More

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

mm 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

Shalom from the city of peace: Jerusalem
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Shalom from the city of peace: Jerusalem

mm Dr. Peter E. Tarlow- December 9, 2018

There is an ancient Jewish belief that each soul is a special “pearl of life”’, a necklace of jewelry that ... Read More

Visiting Jerusalem: Shabbat Shalom from a city that nourishes both body and soul
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Visiting Jerusalem: Shabbat Shalom from a city that nourishes both body and soul

mm Dr. Peter E. Tarlow- December 7, 2018

"A cold rain fell all day Friday here in Jerusalem, yet we turned the dreariness of the day into a ... Read More

Israel: A vibrant market for hospitality investment
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Israel: A vibrant market for hospitality investment

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 6, 2018

The inaugural Israel Hotel Investment Summit (IHIS) took place at the Hilton Tel Aviv in November 2018. Part of the ... Read More

Happy Chanukah from the land where miracles are a daily occurrence!
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Happy Chanukah from the land where miracles are a daily occurrence!

mm Dr. Peter E. Tarlow- December 5, 2018

Tourism in Israel is booming and Chanukah is a great time to visit the Jewish State. A record 3.6 million tourist arrived ... Read More

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018
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Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from news articles and reported law ... Read More

Christmas message from the Heads of Churches in Jerusalem
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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

Hizb Ul Terir reveals foreign funding
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Hizb Ul Terir reveals foreign funding

editor editor- August 28, 2012

The investigation of arrested members of Hizb Ul Terir took a dramatic turn when law enforcement agencies were informed that ... Read More

BBC Olympics website omits Jerusalem as capital of Israel
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BBC Olympics website omits Jerusalem as capital of Israel

editor editor- July 24, 2012

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

Palestinians attack Jerusalem tourists with stones
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Palestinians attack Jerusalem tourists with stones

editor editor- February 20, 2012

Israeli police have arrested 18 Palestinians in the grounds of Jerusalem's flashpoint Al-Aqsa mosque complex after tourists visiting the site ... Read More

Jerusalem committee approves new tourist center
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Jerusalem committee approves new tourist center

editor editor- February 15, 2012

JERUSALEM - A Jerusalem committee approved a tourist center in eastern Jerusalem amid criticism from residents and left-wing groups. Read More

Police block Jerusalem holy sites after threats
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Police block Jerusalem holy sites after threats

editor editor- February 13, 2012

JERUSALEM - Israeli authorities temporarily blocked Jews and foreign tourists from entering some of Jerusalem's most visited holy sites Sunday ... Read More

2 Palestinian bandits given 3 life sentences for murder of US tourist
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2 Palestinian bandits given 3 life sentences for murder of US tourist

editor editor- November 25, 2011

The Jerusalem District Court on Thursday sentenced two suspects in the murder of Kristine Luken, an American tourist who was ... Read More

Jerusalem and Tel Aviv ranked among top cities to visit
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Jerusalem and Tel Aviv ranked among top cities to visit

editor editor- July 20, 2011

Jerusalem and Tel Aviv are among the top three cities in the region to visit, according to a recent poll ... Read More

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