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    • Clerkship in Israel?

      Israel Aug 1, 2016 at 10:44 AM

      Hello :)

      I study medicine and just got offerd a clerkship for February of 2017 in Israel. Its going to be either in Tel aviv, Jerusalem or Haifa. I sadly cant choose which one though.

      My family is quite worried though so i wanted to ask if you think it is worth to take the risk and how high you think the risk is.

      The department for outgoings suggests to avoid puplic areas as well as bus and train stations.

      Thanks :)
      Laura

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    • Clerkship in Israel?

      Israel Aug 1, 2016 at 10:44 AM

      Hello :)

      I study medicine and just got offerd a clerkship for February of 2017 in Israel. Its going to be either in Tel aviv, Jerusalem or Haifa. I sadly cant choose which one though.

      My family is quite worried though so i wanted to ask if you think it is worth to take the risk and how high you think the risk is.

      The department for outgoings suggests to avoid puplic areas as well as bus and train stations.

      Thanks :)
      Laura

      8 Answers Aug 21, 2016 at 2:51 AM
    • holiday hours

      Jerusalem Jun 12, 2016 at 3:58 AM

      today is Shavuot. So, we are wanting to go to dinner. Will any restaurants be open in the mamilla after sunset?

      1 Answer Jun 12, 2016 at 7:14 AM
    • Neighborhood suggestions for new Olim (Near tel Aviv)

      Israel Jun 1, 2016 at 4:03 PM

      Shalom,

      I'm making Aliyah to Israel and in the process of reviewing the different cities/neighborhoods. If there isn't much of a cost difference between Tel Aviv & surrounding areas please let me know. Based on my below criteria, any suggestions for a best suited area?

      -Within 1 hour to Tel Aviv (approximately) using public transportation

      -Affordable as possible

      -English speaking community

      -Dog friendly

      -Diverse mix of people with overall open-mindedness (diverse mix of religions too)

      -Thriving community with businesses, schools, restaurants & friendly to Olim

      -Farmers markets & ample veggie/fruits availability

      So far, I've looked into Be’er Sheva, Rishon LeZion, Netanya, Giv'atayim, Ramat Gan. Although I've never been to Israel before so any suggestions would be sincerely appreciated, thanks.

      14 Answers Jun 27, 2016 at 5:00 AM
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      Travel time

      Eilat May 18, 2016 at 10:39 PM

      How long is the travel time from Tel Aviv to Eilat by Egged Bus?

      7 Answers Aug 13, 2016 at 12:23 AM
    • Best Friday night shabbat meal?

      Tel Aviv-Yafo May 17, 2016 at 10:31 AM

      We will be staying in Tel aviv for the weekend and are looking for a good Friday night meal at one of the hotels. Does anyone have a good suggestion and places to stay away from?
      Thanks!

      3 Answers Jun 5, 2016 at 4:57 AM
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      Jerusalem at Easter

      Jerusalem May 6, 2016 at 4:33 AM

      Just wondering if Jerusalem is manageable on Easter day(and a few days after) or is it too crowded?

      3 Answers May 8, 2016 at 4:24 AM
    • Choice of desert tour

      Israel Apr 29, 2016 at 4:23 PM

      I have two possible desert tours that I can take during my June Israel trip. Not sure which one might be the best bet. Price is the same. Both through Abraham tours. Thoughts? Why would one be better than the other? Thanks for the feedback!

      1) abrahamtours.com/tours/best-... - Small Crater, Ben Gurion grave, Ein Avdat nature reserve, Bedouin camp

      2) abrahamtours.com/tours/deser... - Mount Azazel, Views of Mar Saba, Ein Prat nature reserve

      5 Answers May 1, 2016 at 5:49 AM
    • Jewelry supplies

      Tel Aviv-Yafo Apr 28, 2016 at 7:32 AM

      There is a cup chain manufacturer in this area but I can''t seem to find out who they are. Here is an example of what they make> I am hoping someone can help me.

      zdp-findings.com/antique-sil...

      1 Answer Apr 28, 2016 at 11:33 AM
    • Shekels to have on-hand

      Israel Apr 21, 2016 at 6:25 PM

      How much NIS should I expect to spend in a week on groceries and perhaps a little restaurant food (one person)? What are the current auto fuel prices/gal? I'd like an idea of about how much NIS to have exchanged when I arrive.
      Thanks.

      12 Answers May 1, 2016 at 5:28 AM
    • Prices in Israel

      Israel Apr 21, 2016 at 10:06 AM

      How much should I expect to spend in a week on groceries and perhaps a little restaurant food (one person)? What are the current auto fuel prices?
      Thanks.

      2 Answers Apr 25, 2016 at 5:55 AM
    • Restaurants in Haifa

      Israel Apr 21, 2016 at 12:37 AM

      we are staying at this Haifa apartment hotel http://sinai1.co.il/amenities.cfm
      During the next few days and looking for a good restaurants in that area.
      we would like to receive a recommendation

      3 Answers May 1, 2016 at 4:54 AM
    • Best Beach

      Israel Apr 19, 2016 at 9:47 AM

      I'll be coming from Yavne'el area and want to know how to get to a nice beach in Haifa?
      Thanks.

      1 Answer Apr 21, 2016 at 4:03 AM
    • Toll charges

      Israel Apr 19, 2016 at 8:53 AM

      How much NIS should I have ready when I travel from Ben Gurion Airport to Yavne'el area on Hwy 6?
      Thanks

      4 Answers Apr 21, 2016 at 3:51 AM
    • Luggage locker accessibility on Saturday?

      Israel Apr 18, 2016 at 1:25 PM

      We are arriving at Ben Gurion on a Saturday morning and would like to stash our luggage for the day. The airport website says their luggage storage is closed on Saturday, but the railway station has automated lockers.

      rail.co.il/en/stations/pages...

      Does anyone know if they are accessible on Saturday, even though the trains are not running? Or is the station locked up?

      4 Answers Apr 19, 2016 at 10:54 AM
    • Best car rental agency at Ben Gurion Airport

      Haifa Apr 17, 2016 at 1:25 PM

      Also what's the best kind of car to drive around Israel?

      6 Answers Apr 19, 2016 at 9:45 AM
    • What to visit on the way from Jerusalem to Eilat and back?

      Israel Mar 13, 2016 at 2:38 PM

      I am planning to take car from Jerusalem to go to Eilat. I was planning to make a stop at Dead Sea, Masada and Ein Bokek. What else would you recommend to visit on the way, and how much time should I take to be comfortable? I will also go back to Jerusalem so it doesnt not have to be all at once.Also, which beach to visit on Dead Sea? Thank you

      5 Answers Mar 21, 2016 at 12:10 AM
    • Canadian travelling to israel

      Israel Mar 13, 2016 at 11:12 AM

      Hello, I am a Canadian travelling to Israel...id like to know about the passport rules for entry...thank you.

      15 Answers Mar 15, 2016 at 10:22 AM
    • Risk to visit Old City (Jerusalem) and Mount of Olives per foot

      Israel Feb 7, 2016 at 5:10 AM

      In view of the current security situation, would it be advisable to visit the Old City and Mount of Olives alone and on foot, or should one rather join a tour group? Thanks for consideration.

      4 Answers Feb 16, 2016 at 10:15 AM
    • Travel per rented vehicle between Jerusalem to Masada and Ein Bokek alongside Dead Sea

      Israel Feb 7, 2016 at 5:04 AM

      Can you please assist on whether it is advisable to travel alone by rented vehicle between Jerusalem to Masada and Ein Bokek alongside Dead Sea for a day visit?

      3 Answers Feb 7, 2016 at 10:50 PM
    • Best family neighborhoods?

      Israel Jan 13, 2016 at 7:52 PM

      Hi all! My husbands job is taking us to israel this spring for 2-3 years. I'm wondering what some of the best neighborhoods/areas would be to look for housing? We have a 3 yr old, and he will be working in Beersheba- but we were thinking of living in tel aviv? Any pointers or thoughts as to good areas to live would be appreciated!

      14 Answers Jan 17, 2016 at 11:24 PM
    • Can you recommend on a company that does tours in Israel?

      Israel Jan 12, 2016 at 6:34 AM

      Hello

      I would love to get your recommendations.

      Thanks!

      4 Answers Apr 11, 2016 at 10:26 PM
    • Tel Aviv travel concerns

      Israel Jan 2, 2016 at 8:33 AM

      Is anyone from the US planning or changing your travel plans due to the random violence this week on the street in Tel Aviv?

      9 Answers Jan 14, 2016 at 1:35 PM
    • Public transport

      Eilat Dec 10, 2015 at 2:15 PM

      Hi! Could someone help us, please? How can we get on 30/12/2015 at 18:00 from Eliat to Tel-Aviv? We made a lot of searches, but haven't found the best solution yet. Thank you!

      6 Answers Dec 26, 2015 at 1:36 PM
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      Train from Ben Gurien airport to Haifa

      Tel Aviv-Yafo Dec 4, 2015 at 1:49 PM

      I will be staying at the Dan Carmel hotel in Haifa. What is the closest train station to this hotel? Any idea on the cost of a taxi from that station to hotel? Thank you,

      4 Answers Dec 7, 2015 at 2:20 AM
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      Fun things to do

      Eilat Dec 2, 2015 at 11:00 AM

      What are the fun things to do there and any recommended guide companies

      3 Answers Dec 3, 2015 at 2:51 AM
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      2 trips or one?

      Israel Dec 2, 2015 at 6:37 AM

      For those that have been to both locations. Would you recommend a single day trip for both or a separate trip for both. Seems like it would be worth 2 trips

      10 Answers Dec 8, 2015 at 3:45 AM
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      when to go

      Israel Nov 24, 2015 at 8:01 AM

      we are looking to due 2 days trips one to Masada and the other the dead sea full day for each what would be the best times to go from the 17th - 20th of Dec 2015

       

      10 Answers Dec 2, 2015 at 6:33 AM
    • Safety in Israel for tourist

      Israel Nov 16, 2015 at 2:53 PM

      Hello. I'm traveling to Israel in December. My plan is few days in Eilat--Dead Sea--Jerusalem. I will use public transport. Is it safe? What places I should avoid?

      Thank you.

      10 Answers Nov 22, 2015 at 2:43 AM
    • Haifa - advice for the best itinerary in 6 - 8 hrs visit

      Haifa Nov 13, 2015 at 12:08 PM

      We'll be arriving to Haifa by a cruise ship on Thursday morning and have approx. 6-8 hours exploring the great city. Need advice how do we getting around by starting from the cruise port to visit Haifa that must including Bahai Gardens, German Colony, Elijah's cave and the Monastery, the beaches and the Carmel Center.
      We like to use the Carmelit Subway and the Cable car and some of the Metro Bus without hiring a Cab?
      Thank you.

      2 Answers Nov 14, 2015 at 10:35 AM
    • Appropriate women's attire for Israel Tel Aviv and Jeruseleum?

      Israel Oct 11, 2015 at 11:34 AM

      I'll be on a tour in Nov 2015 in Tel Aviv and Jeruseleum. Please give me some tips on appropriate women's attire for ages 45-65. I've heard it's important to wear a hat in the sun. Are there certain styles, colors or types of women's wear that should not be worn. I was told to dress conservatively, not to stand out with flashy or expensive clothing. Can anyone elaborate on these recommendations? I am planning to bring black canvas walking shoes to wear with my pants and flat heeled boots to wear with my mid-calf skirt. I'm assuming I can buy scarves when I get there depending on the weather and how much extra warmth is needed.

      Thank you in advance for any advice from women who have traveled in these cities.

      4 Answers Oct 13, 2015 at 5:36 AM