Day tour of Minorities in the Galil April 27th 2016 .
We were staying in the Galil to celebrate the Passover in Tiberias near Lake Kinneret also known as the Sea of Gallilee. Our friend and tour guide Rina Yellin came up with an idea for a day tour in that area. This was her second outing to visit various minority religious sites in the north of Israel, this time in the area southwest of the Kinneret. (See our blog "Day drive around the Car ... read more
Middle East » Israel » North District » Tiberias Following World War II, the British withdrew from their mandate of Palestine, and the UN partitioned the area into Arab and Jewish states, an arrangement rejected by the Arabs. Subsequently, the Israelis defeated the Arabs in a series of wars without... ... read more