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With our team of travel-obsessed explorers, we take pride in sharing our Israel, Jordan and further related adventures with you. As many clients return to us for advice with further trips once they have travelled Israel and Jordan with us, we are happy to share our knowledge of other destinations which often offer cultural or historic synergies with touring you will have done with us here in Israel and the Middle East. Here you can read about some of our recent cultural encounters, newly tested tours, just discovered restaurants, and hotel openings - all part of a regular day at the office here at Pomegranate! We hope some of this inspires you to join the adventure with us.

  • Jun 12, 2019

    Getting High

    Leesa writes: Israel is not a huge country but the wonderful sights stretch from the far North to the South of the country and if time is limited, or you just want to add an extra thrill to your touring, we recommend including helicopter flights in your itinerary.

  • May 28, 2019

    Hellenic holiday

    Clients often ask us which are the best destinations to combine with an Israel experience.

  • Apr 11, 2019

    Samantha’s Hotel Review

    I recently had the pleasure of staying at Yarot HaCarmel or the Carmel Forest hotel. The location of being inside a nature reserve means you really are at one with your surroundings – the beautifully kept gardens, the sound of the birds singing, the views of the hills and the forest reaching down to the […]

  • Mar 11, 2019

    Skiing in the Middle East!!

    Spring is in the air and it’s the perfect time to head North. Together with the family, we drove up from the centre of the country and enjoyed the beautiful scenery as we travelled. After winter rainfall the fields were a luscious green, and streams were in full flow, an amazing contrast to the dry […]

  • Feb 19, 2019

    Never Discuss Politics or Religion

    While we usually strictly endorse internationally recognized etiquette and manners, it goes without saying that politics, and especially geopolitics is pretty hard to avoid when visiting Israel. We suggest that you part company with the usual rules of polite company and embrace this new mode of being, just while on tour. Barely a conversation in […]

  • Dec 10, 2018

    Barcelona Jewish Heritage Escape

    Barcelona is one of Spain’s most lively, fun, and ‘feel good’ cities.

  • Nov 22, 2018

    Ethiopian Excursion

    Many of our clients who visit us here in Israel come because they are interested in early Jewish and Christian history - they want to know more about the relationships between the bible and history, and the origins and development of these great faiths.

  • Aug 17, 2018

    Spanish Surprise

    Spain is an outstanding destination, both from a general European cultural perspective, and also in terms of Jewish history.

  • Jul 10, 2018

    Wow! Wadi Rum

    Last month I revisited Wadi Rum, this time on an inter-generational trip with my husband, parents and kids.

  • Jun 20, 2018

    Tour with a Twist

    So, who are you planning to travel with? Your nearest and dearest? Husband? Wife? Kids? Best friends? Think you know them? Think you can trust them? Uh-hum …. Really?

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