Monthly Archives: January 2013

Monks In Zion


The Benedictines who serve at Abu Ghosh’s Church of the Resurrection set aside hours and sometimes days for meditative silence, but when they do speak, it’s often in colloquial Israeli Hebrew with their Muslim neighbors

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Ein Kerem, A Paradise On The Slopes


Identified by many scholars as the biblical village of Beit Hakerem, these lush, staggered hills boast splendid churches, a stone-encased spring, quaint little alleys filled with art studios and cafés — and a plethora of Old World charm

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Frugal Travel Tips

Going on holiday is one of the most expensive activities you’ll undertake all year. This is why you need to be aware of some of the best ways to save money both in the booking and the actual experience.

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Dear Aviva & Shmuel:
We had a really wonderful time, and there's absolutely no question but that Shmuel really made our trip very special. We saw many things we had not seen previously, and Shmuel's warm companionship, exceptional knowledge, and endless energy will not soon be forgotten.
Warmest regards,

Professor Robert Moss