Upper Galilee and the Golan Travel Guide
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Plan Your Upper Galilee and the Golan Vacation
"Israel's Little Tuscany" has long been a nickname for the Upper Galilee. The green countryside, the growing numbers of both large-scale and boutique wineries, and the laid-back atmosphere have attracted urbanites on weekend jaunts as well as adventurous travelers.
There are few grand hotels here, but the ample selection of guesthouses and inns ranges from ranch-style to home-style. As the tourist industry has developed...read more
The Upper Galilee and the Golan's crisp, appetite-whetting air is an exquisite backdrop for some excellent restaurants. Fresh grilled Dan River trout, Middle...read more
Things To Do in Upper Galilee and the Golan
Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.
The Old City of Tzfat: While the tiny historic synagogues offer a rare taste of Jewish houses of worship from bygone days, the galleries are saturated... Read more
The name Banias is an Arabic corruption of the Greek Panias (Arabic has no p), the original name given to the area that, in the early 4th century... Read more
Kabbalah, which means "receiving," is an ancient study of Jewish mysticism that gained popularity in the 13th century. Tzfat has been the main... Read more
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Hi All --
Finally posted my Jordan & Israel trip (April 2012) report. Read more
My first day in Israel, (Tel Aviv on a Saturday), was pretty quiet. Read more