Overseas, I sought out ways to connect to the community, but when I came home, my old sense of alienation would quickly return
Thanks to the Internet, Jerusalem seems closer than ever—but thanks to her government’s policy, remains out of reach
Later this month, a Jewish lawyer and Arab coffee-shop owner will open Jisr az Zarqa’s first hostel
Israeli website EatWith expands to the United States, offering foodies a chance to sample real local cuisine and local culture
Thousands of Jews fled 19th-century Russia for the South American Pampas. Can their unique heritage survive?
Destination bar and bat mitzvahs take Jewish ceremonies to exotic locations—far from the synagogue back home
Is the free-associating tour guide and hipster icon, star of a Hulu original series, the hidden saint of our times?
The Moby-Dick author sought spiritual connection on an 1857 Holy Land trip. He found dust and rocks instead.
Betty Sussman, 80, finds her calling as an official greeter at Palm Beach International Airport
Bauhaus, bookstores, opinionated people, and strong coffee: On Israel Independence Day, a Tel Aviv-born artist captures the scenes of her native city
Some families go to the Caribbean to enjoy the sun. Ours visited out-of-the-way shuls. I took a recent trip to the Mediterranean island of Corsica and was reminded that Jews travel to see other Jews.
When the challenges of joint custody become overwhelming, an Israeli stepmother of two teenagers finds vacations can bring her blended family together
Talking about lizards at a writers’ conference in Bali
French Jews making aliyah go from one conflict zone to another
The blissful idleness, and useless information dump, of a frequent flyer
Part 3: At Woodstock Village, the three Israelis get some room to work things out
Part 2: Their passports confiscated while awaiting trial, the Israelis adjust to life in Goa
Forget cleaning for Passover and instead head to a luxury hotel for the holiday
Traveling the world as an unaccompanied but observant Muslim young woman
Plus Ponzi fatigue, mother tongues, and a strange souvenir
If they’re of Arab descent, ‘Forward’ says
A ‘Haaretz’ writer finds them cringeworthy
A travel writer visits Lithuania and discovers “heritage travel” is a poor way to learn about the past
Knesset member wants airlines to pay for delays
Summertime, and the car rides ain’t easy
Obama-love, hot (and not) vacation spots, and rich Ukrainians
Chosen people choose Boeing
How to make blooming place a desert
For groups with wildly different ideas about what it means to be a Jew in Israel, Hebron is a battleground