Tag: Israel tourism

Israeli hotels break record with 12.1 million tourists in 2019

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 30, 2020 23:40

The Department of Economic Research of the Israel Hotels Association published its 2019 data for hotels and compared them to 2018 and the last decade. Most of the tourist stays ... Read More

Wild pigs invade Israel’s Haifa

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 17, 2019 17:15

The Israeli city of Haifa, likened by some as ‘Israel’s San Francisco’, is experiencing a new wave of 'visitors' and the residents are not all happy about that. Scores of ... Read More

Merry Chrismukkah! Israel Tourism ringing in 2020 with new hotels and flights

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 12, 2019 19:54

The festive season is here, and with Hanukkah and Christmas overlapping this year, travelers are sure to have a memorable experience when visiting Israel during the holidays. This year, Jerusalem’s ... Read More

Travel agents from North America visit Israel

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- November 20, 2019 21:11

The American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) Conference for Senior Tourism Agents from the United States took place at the initiative of Israel’s Ministry of Tourism last week. About 200 ... Read More

Tanzania all set for Israel Tourism Exhibition

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

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 Tourist Board (TTB) in collaboration ... Read More

1,800-year-old marble statue unearthed in Jerusalem excavation

editor editor- April 7, 2009 09:12

An 1,800-year-old marble figurine depicting the head of a bearded man was recently uncovered during archaeological excavations in Jerusalem's City of David. Read More

Israel inbound tourism expected to fall 20% in 2009

editor editor- February 26, 2009 08:11

In a survey of more than 200 members of the tourist industry, including hoteliers, travel agents, members of the aviation industry, tourist guides, restaurateurs, transport managers, results show tha Read More

Israeli tourism peaks, despite dollar slump

editor editor- June 12, 2008 06:57

TEL AVIV, Israel (eTN) - The US is heading into a recession, the dollar is weak and Israel is grappling with the usual security concerns on its various borders – ... Read More

The big deal that Israel’s 60th is

editor editor- April 29, 2008 07:42

While nearly $25 million is being poured into the lavish celebrations in Israel marking 60 years of Israel’s independence, the country’s representative offices around the world are finding other creative ... Read More

Capturing copper in Israel’s wilderness

editor editor- April 18, 2008 06:51

(eTN) - If you plan to apply for a job at the Timna copper mines, you can leave your shovel at home. You probably won’t need a wheelbarrow either; certainly ... Read More