Israel Tourist Ministry Launches $15M Campaign

November 16, 2007

With a prediction that 1.4 million tourists will stream into the country over the next seven months and the commencement of a $15 million worldwide marketing campaign that will promote Israel as a winter vacation hotspot, the Tourism Ministry officially opened the 2007-2008 winter tourism season in Israel on Sunday. Read more

More English Visitors Coming To Israel

November 16, 2007

The Tourism Ministry expects more than 200,000 visitors from Britain in 2008, up 15 percent from 2007, Tourism Ministry director-general Shaul Zemach said Monday at the opening of the Israel stand at the World Travel Market exhibition in London. Read more

The Jewish Museum in Budapest

November 16, 2007

Adjacent to the Dohany Street Synagogue, Budapest’s Jewish Museum is fairly large and comprehensive. The first few rooms contain a number of fascinating objects that have been used by the community throughout its history in Hungary. Read more