Israel is packed with history, culture, cuisine, and architecture. Learn more about some of the best places to visit on your next trip.
11 reasons Akko is one of Israel’s most exciting destinations; Diana Bletter; Israel 21c
This ancient Crusader city on the shores of the Mediterranean is filled with unexpected delights.
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These 12 Historic Sites in Israel NEED to Be on Your Bucket List; Shira Rubin; Fodor’s Travel
Even for the staunchly secular, Israel’s ancient, biblical, and historic sites will take your breath away.
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A tour of Acre’s attractions and hidden gems; Liat Collins; Jerusalem Post
A tour of the former British (and Ottoman) prison, located at the top of the 12th-century Crusader fortress complex was a great way to start the trip of the ancient city of Acre.
My Word: Eyes opened from Acre to Gaza; Liat Collins; Jerusalem Post
Before the Corona Era (BCE), some 1 million visitors a year came to Acre enjoy the wonderful combination of ancient history, Turkish bazaars and beaches.
Site-Seeing: El-Jazzar’s Architectural Gem; Jonathan Klawans; Biblical Archaeology Society
The Old City of Akko was designated a UNESCO World Heritage site in 2001, and rightly so: With layers of Ottoman and Crusader ruins above…
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Forging History; Cherie Winner; Penn State University
When archaeologists at a dig in northern Israel found hundreds of pounds of iron slag, they thought the site might have been used for industrial-level production of iron tools or weapons. But were the small hearths they unearthed adequate to do such work? Last summer, they did an experiment to find out.
The Great Hall Of The Crusades, Akko, Israel; Dan Cirucci
EPIC Group Travel Writers: Israel – Acre and Caesarea; My Edmonds News
I met a traveler from an antique land. To be honest, I didn’t actually meet anyone in person but through the 1912 edition of Baedeker’s […]
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