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First time Dead Sea: top tips for your first visit to the lowest place on earth

6 min readPublished 31 Jan 2020

The Dead Sea, the lowest place on earth, beckons visitors with healing mineral waters, oases teeming with rare animals and world-class historical sites.

First time Dead Sea: top tips for your first visit to the lowest place on earth
Festivals

10 music festivals to book right now

9 min readPublished 18 Sep 2019

We’ve picked out ten of the best music festivals happening across the world between the months of September and March.

10 music festivals to book right now
Health and wellness

Live the communal life for a night on an Israeli kibbutz

5 min readPublished 1 Oct 2018

From the 1950s to 1970s, Israeli socialist communes called kibbutzim attracted idealist volunteers yearning to get back to nature. Everyone shared…

Live the communal life for a night on an Israeli kibbutz
Food and drink

Best day trips from Jerusalem

6 min readPublished 8 Mar 2018

It’s hard to tear yourself away from Jerusalem’s divine selection of sights and its heady Old City, but great escapes are just a short hop away for when…

Best day trips from Jerusalem
Food and drink

Best things to do in Israel with kids

6 min readPublished 13 Nov 2017

Israel, one of the world’s most kid-friendly countries, offers plenty for families to do, from adventures in birdwatching and cave spelunking to racing…

Best things to do in Israel with kids