Articles Posted in the Travel Category

  • Vacation rental in Jerusalem with Wimdu

    Save on high holiday prices in Israel

    Looking to stay in Israel during the major Yom Tovim but fed up with having to face expensive high hotel prices and rip off apartment rentals, there’s now an alternative – book direct with owners of properties direct.

    International travel website Wimdu has scores of Israeli properties which can pre-booked from one night onwards and which are offered at a fraction of the cost you would expect.

  • Tourists Get Phone Help In Israel

    Tourists Get Phone Help In Israel

    JerusalemTourists in Israel are set to benefit from a new 24 hour telephone hotline to help them with their stay.

    The Tourphone initiative from the Israel Ministry of Tourism will provide tourists with information from places to visit to directions as well as help in emergencies.

    Tourists can dial the special number *3888 for any telephone and will be informed of the new service upon arrival at Ben Gurion airport.

  • Tel Aviv calls out to Duran Duran for 100th anniversary celebration

    Tel Aviv calls out to Duran Duran for 100th anniversary celebration

    Tel AvivAs Israeli city Tel Aviv gears up to its 100th anniversary in 2009, Jewtastic can reveal that local government bosses have set their sights on Duran Duran to perform a headlining concert as well as applying for¬†permission to use the group’s instrumental song Tel Aviv as a theme for the city.

    According to a Tel Aviv Municipality city insider, Duran Duran have emerged as the top act for a celebrate Tel Aviv concert being planned in 2009.

  • Nobu in Tel Aviv

    Nobu in Tel Aviv

    Nobu Tel AvivInternational upscale Japanese restaurant Nobu, which announced plans for a hotel and apartments in Tel Aviv last month at an A-list attended celebrity event, has appointed a London-based agent to handle sales.

    Premier Resorts will represent The Nobu Hotel and Residences which will open in 2010 on the Herzliya Marina. Prices start from £317,000 for a studio apartment in the 225 room development which also offers 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom and penthouses.