Jewish Journal

Haifa a many-faceted jewel

by Elyse Glickman

October 31, 2012 | 10:58 am

The Baha’i Gardens, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Photos by Elyse Glickman

Visiting Americans often compare Haifa with San Francisco for its hilly landscape and trendy, artsy neighborhoods, or Boston for... read full article

  • ‘Feel the rhythm’ of Jamaica’s Judaism [PHOTOS]

    by Roberto Loiederman

    October 10, 2012 | 12:18 pm

    The first thing you notice at Shaare Shalom Congregation in Kingston, Jamaica is the sand on the floor, softening the sound of your footsteps as you...

  • Casino in the shuk

    by Lisa Alcalay Klug

    September 5, 2012 | 10:50 am

    On the other side of town, inside Mahane Yehuda Market, today’s Casino de Paris picks up where the British Mandate period left off. Once a popular...

  • A kiss of the grape — and other adult libations — in Jerusalem

    by Lisa Alcalay Klug

    September 5, 2012 | 10:35 am

    Wine bars, a new twist on an old theme, are drawing huge numbers of clientele in most metropolitan cities. What about the Holy City? Although the...

  • City of Lights sparkles with Jewish life

    by Curt Leviant and Erika Pfeifer Leviant

    June 20, 2012 | 11:23 am

    Paris, the City of Lights, also brims with the bright light of Jewry.

    Jewish history stretches back more than 2,000 years in France, and Jewish life in...

  • Rebirth of Jewish life in Berlin

    by Norman Sklarewitz

    June 5, 2012 | 4:30 pm

    Once the infamous Berlin Wall came down in 1989, the sweeping reconstruction that began in West Berlin at the war’s end,was repeated and even accelerated...

  • Up close and personal with the TSA

    by Monica Osborne

    May 15, 2012 | 10:07 pm

    Recent days have been full of continually unfolding reports about a new intercepted underwear bomb intended to be carried aboard a U.S.-bound plane by...

  • Israeli hotels showcase a summer medley of adventures

    by Steve Walz, Contributing Writer

    May 15, 2012 | 6:43 pm

    Spurred by a record-breaking number of foreign tourists who visited the Holy Land during the first quarter of 2012, Israel’s burgeoning hotel industry...

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