El Al Damage Began in Singapore

El Al Damage Began in Singapore

Damage that caused an El Al passenger plane in Israel to make an emergency landing last month has been traced to Singapore. Chana Ya'ar, 6/20/2011, 8:47 PM
Police: Golan Open to Tourism

Police: Golan Open to Tourism

Only hotspots will be closed off, in case riots resume. Holiday visitors welcome.Gil Ronen, 6/6/2011, 8:47 PM
Tornadoes Whip Through Mass.

Tornadoes Whip Through Mass.

Two tornadoes whipped through Massachusetts Wednesday, claiming four lives and damaging towns and cities. Chana Ya'ar, 6/2/2011, 4:18 PM
Volcanic Ash Cloud Returns

Volcanic Ash Cloud Returns

A volcanic ash cloud is once again expected to drift into European skies from Iceland and disrupt airline flights. Chana Ya'ar, 5/23/2011, 10:56 PM
Imams De-Planed on US Flight

Imams De-Planed on US Flight

Fear of Islam by at least some Americans was obvious Friday on a flight between two states in the southeastern U.S.Chana Ya'ar, 5/8/2011, 11:03 AM
Masada a Tourist Favorite

Masada a Tourist Favorite

The ancient Masada Fortress, overlooking the Dead Sea, was the most popular pay-to-enter tourist site last year, topping urban zoos.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/24/2011, 1:45 PM
Travel Warnings in Asia, Europe

Travel Warnings in Asia, Europe

Staying in Israel for Passover is a lot safer than traveling to Greece, India, Turkey and Thailand, Israeli counter-terror officials advise.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/11/2011, 12:11 PM
'Israel a Great Place to Visit'

'Israel a Great Place to Visit'

Israel National News TV visits the International Tourism Conference in Jerusalem and gets tips on how to improve tourism to Israel.Elad Benari and Yoni Kempinski, 4/1/2011, 4:14 AM
Netanyahu Speaks as a Tour Guide

Netanyahu Speaks as a Tour Guide

Netanyahu,opening tourism conference in Jerusalem, says, "Welcome, and come back again!"Yoni Kempinski, 3/31/2011, 11:50 AM
Snow Buries El Al Flights in NY

Snow Buries El Al Flights in NY

Blizzard conditions in the American northeast managed to accomplish what war zones and volcanic ash did not, with flights canceled and delayed.Chana Ya'ar, 1/12/2011, 3:19 PM
El Al Unveils New Breakfast

El Al Unveils New Breakfast

Israel’s airline teams up with one of Israel’s most famous chef to bring a new breakfast menu to passengers in all classes.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 12/20/2010, 4:40 AM
Israeli Guides in Bethlehem

Israeli Guides in Bethlehem

Fifty Israeli tour guides were allowed to guide tourists in Bethlehem and Jericho for the first time since 2000.Gil Ronen, 11/8/2010, 9:29 PM
Israel Invites Chilean Miners

Israel Invites Chilean Miners

The Tourism Ministry has invited the 33 Chilean miners, who survived underground for 68 days, to visit Israel to give thanks for their rescue.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/19/2010, 11:37 AM
New "All Israel in One" App

New "All Israel in One" App

New application will provide updated info on sites, tours, accommodation and events in the user’s immediate area.Hillel Fendel, 10/7/2010, 5:17 PM
Best-Ever Year for Tourism

Best-Ever Year for Tourism

More than 3 million tourists in the Hebrew year of 5770 tops records as Israel readies for tens of thousands of visitors over High Holiday period.Israel INN Staff, 8/15/2010, 3:47 PM
US Has Eye on Eilat, not Aqaba

US Has Eye on Eilat, not Aqaba

Israel wants to know why a US travel advisory cites Eilat but not neighboring Aqaba, which has suffered more than Eilat from recent rocket attacks.Hillel Fendel, 8/10/2010, 11:55 AM
6000 Students to Eilat

6000 Students to Eilat

A first-of-its-kind international student festival "FunJoya" in Eilat will include debates and workshops on public diplomacy and political issues.Eli Stutz courtesy of Ministry of Tourism, 8/4/2010, 11:35 AM
No ‘Floating Voters’ at Dead Sea

No ‘Floating Voters’ at Dead Sea

The Dead Sea is great for floaters, but no floating voters allowed, say tourism officials, who want your vote for an official “world wonder.”Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/2/2010, 10:52 PM
Israelis Not Yet Going to Turkey

Israelis Not Yet Going to Turkey

Newspaper report says Israelis stopped travelling to Turkey long before flotilla incident; situation will remain the same in the near future.Elad Benari, 7/26/2010, 4:31 AM
Airline Embarrassed After Breach

Airline Embarrassed After Breach

YouTube video shows face covered Muslims boarding plane without being checkedElad Benari, 7/20/2010, 11:59 PM
Churchgoers Heading to Holy Land

Churchgoers Heading to Holy Land

South Florida churchgoers are heading to the Holy Land in droves, just as the best part of summer gets underway in Israel. Hana Levi Julian, 7/4/2010, 10:24 AM
Tourism Booms for Israel, Malta

Tourism Booms for Israel, Malta

While Israeli tourism to Turkey is dying on the vine, the Republic of Malta is working on a new flight route to the Jewish State.Hana Levi Julian, 6/30/2010, 8:12 PM
Egyptian Oil Spill in Red Sea

Egyptian Oil Spill in Red Sea

An oil spill from an Egyptian rig has polluted several tourist sites along a large stretch of Red Sea coastline.Hana Levi Julian, 6/24/2010, 3:48 PM
Givat Harel: Triumph Over Pagans

Givat Harel: Triumph Over Pagans

The Givat Harel region has a rocky history which spans early idolatry and eventually, flourishing Jewish life, as this tour video illustrates.David Lev, 6/8/2010, 5:46 PM
Easier Visa for Chinese Tourists

Easier Visa for Chinese Tourists

The Tourism Ministry is turning its face to the Far East to attract more tourists. Processing visas for Chinese groups now will be easier.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/8/2010, 4:31 PM
Trail of the Ark

Trail of the Ark

A fresh look at the young nation of Israel's first steps in the Holy Land following their footsteps over the Jordan River and into Eastern Shomron., 5/9/2010, 4:18 PM
Polio Outbreak in Tajikistan

Polio Outbreak in Tajikistan

The Health Ministry is warning Israelis traveling to Tajikistan to be vaccinated against polio due to an outbreak of the illness in that country. Hana Levi Julian, 4/28/2010, 5:59 PM
Bike Riding Flies on El Al

Bike Riding Flies on El Al

Bike riders like El Al. The Israeli airline is the only known international carrier to allow passengers to fly with their bicycles free of charge.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/27/2010, 9:14 AM
119 Flights Canceled Sunday

119 Flights Canceled Sunday

Two flights to Barcelona had to turn back in mid-air but flights to Rome, Madrid and Athens continued.Gil Ronen, 4/18/2010, 6:41 PM
Pesach Events in Judea, Samaria

Pesach Events in Judea, Samaria

Thousands of Jews are touring Judea and Samaria during Passover. INN provides a list of where to go and what to see. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 3/31/2010, 10:07 AM
Free Passover Sites in Israel

Free Passover Sites in Israel

For the sixth year in a row, Bank HaPoalim is sponsoring free entrance to museums and other attractions across Israel during the Passover holiday.Hana Levi Julian, 3/23/2010, 11:16 AM
El Al Flying to Turkey Again

El Al Flying to Turkey Again

Daily flight to Istanbul will begin in April. Flights to Turkey stopped several years ago because of security concerns.Gil Ronen, 3/21/2010, 10:17 PM
New Hotel, Spa Open in Jerusalem

New Hotel, Spa Open in Jerusalem

Two new points on the map of Jerusalem for those who seek luxurious accommodation: the Mamilla Hotel and the David Citadel Hotel Spa Israel National News, 3/7/2010, 10:22 AM
A-7 Expose on ‘Bad Taste' Promo

A-7 Expose on ‘Bad Taste' Promo

An Arutz-7 Hebrew site exposé helps cancel a pro-Israel video using sexual innuendo. The Foreign Ministry said the idea was not Jerusalem's.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/24/2010, 12:39 PM
Israel Safer for Travel

Israel Safer for Travel

The United States and Israel have posted severe travel warnings for Muslim countries, while Israel expects a boost in tourism for Passover.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/14/2010, 7:13 PM
Abuhatzeira Tomb Draws Hundreds

Abuhatzeira Tomb Draws Hundreds

Hundreds of Israelis are flocking to the grave of Rabbi Yaakov Abuhatzeira in Egypt. Mubarak says he will permit as many as want to come.Malkah Fleisher, 1/5/2010, 10:44 PM
Near Crash For El Al, Air France

Near Crash For El Al, Air France

An El-Al passenger jet bound for New York nearly collided with an Air France plane over Serbia. Israeli pilot saves the day.Malkah Fleisher, 12/29/2009, 11:13 PM
Boeing 787 Dreamliner Flies

Boeing 787 Dreamliner Flies

U.S. airplane manufacturer Boeing has successfully flown the new 787 Dreamliner, days after the maiden voyage of Israel Aerospace project G250.Malkah Fleisher, 12/16/2009, 12:41 PM
Light  ‘Virtual’ Chanukah Candle

Light ‘Virtual’ Chanukah Candle

Want to visit Israel? Light Chanukah candles over the Internet and access tourist information and win a chance for a free trip. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/15/2009, 11:22 AM
Travel: A Visit to Sde Boker

Travel: A Visit to Sde Boker

Set aside at least half a day for a visit to Kibbutz Sde Boker, home to Israel's first prime minister, a research institute, reptile farm and more.Shmuel Browns, 10/26/2009, 2:10 PM
Old Jerusalem's 'Broad Wall'

Old Jerusalem's 'Broad Wall'

If only the stones of the Old City of Jerusalem could talk, what a tale they would tell! Fortunately, history has given a clue.Shalom Pollack and Hana Levi Julian, 10/7/2009, 12:34 PM
Visiting Mahane Yehuda Market

Visiting Mahane Yehuda Market

Let's do some holiday shopping at Jerusalem's Machaneh Yehudah for an eye-opening -- and tasty experience.Shmuel Browns, 9/30/2009, 1:09 PM
Tel Dan: History & Nature Merge

Tel Dan: History & Nature Merge

Travel to Israel’s northeast corner where the Jordan River spills into the always lush Hula Valley, the foot of the snow-capped Mount Hermon.Shalom Pollack, 9/29/2009, 12:09 PM
Mongolia, Israel to Talk Tourism

Mongolia, Israel to Talk Tourism

What does Israel have in common with Mongolia? Deserts. The countries will develop joint tourism ventures to each other’s respective arid regions.Avraham Zuroff, 9/8/2009, 6:59 AM
Mount Tabor, Sentinel of Valleys

Mount Tabor, Sentinel of Valleys

Jutting west of the Kinneret, Mount Tabor stands high like a solitary faithful guardian, demanding our attention. Shalom Pollack, 9/4/2009, 11:41 AM
Gush Etzion, Holy Land Heartland

Gush Etzion, Holy Land Heartland

Suffering defeat four times throughout history, the residents of the historical heartland of the country are resolute to remain.Shalom Pollack, 8/28/2009, 4:14 PM
Beit She'an: Gateway to Eden

Beit She'an: Gateway to Eden

Once home to gladiator exhibitions, the Jews have reclaimed the ancient Roman showcase city of Beit She'an.Shalom Pollack, 8/23/2009, 5:23 PM
Mount Gilboa Once Again Blooms

Mount Gilboa Once Again Blooms

The Bible jumps out of the stones and earth wherever you look from this historic mountain in northern Israel.Shalom Pollack, 8/14/2009, 4:08 PM
Gamla, the Masada of the North

Gamla, the Masada of the North

Josephus records a courageous stand against the Roman Legion at Gamla, an isolated mountain in the north of the country.Shalom Pollack, 8/8/2009, 11:15 PM
Akko Hides a 1000 Year Secret

Akko Hides a 1000 Year Secret

A fully preserved Crusader City lies deep beneath the Ottoman houses., 8/4/2009, 1:08 PM
Travel: Southern Hevron Hills

Travel: Southern Hevron Hills

Travelling along the road of the Patriachs and exploring Susiya's ancient synagogue are some of the surprises that the Southern Hevron hills offer.Shalom Pollack, 7/30/2009, 11:07 PM
Video Tour of Ancient Jerusalem

Video Tour of Ancient Jerusalem

Connecting between the destruction of the Holy Temples, the destruction of the Old City in 1948, and the liberation of Jerusalem in 1967.Israel National News TV, 7/29/2009, 10:09 PM
If Jerusalem’s Stones Could Talk

If Jerusalem’s Stones Could Talk

An ancient Jerusalem wall where King Hezekiah and the Prophet Isaiah once tread reveals its secrets.Shalom Pollack, 7/23/2009, 12:20 PM
Dead Sea a World Wonder Finalist

Dead Sea a World Wonder Finalist

A panel of experts chose the Dead Sea as one of 28 finalists competing in the New 7 Wonders of Nature contest. Voting is now open to the public. Yehudah Lev Kay, 7/21/2009, 5:13 PM
Highway 6: Galilee to the Negev

Highway 6: Galilee to the Negev

The ‘Intrastate” Highway 6 (Kvish 6) opened its northern section Monday, connecting the Galilee with the Negev. Environmentalists are unhappy.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/20/2009, 2:57 PM
Travel Feature: Herodium

Travel Feature: Herodium

The location of Herod’s tomb remained a mystery until an archaeologist set his sites on an overlooked side of the fortress palace of Herodium.Shalom Pollack, 7/18/2009, 9:08 PM
Dead Sea Runs for World Wonder

Dead Sea Runs for World Wonder

The Dead Sea, the lowest place on earth, is in a high place in the competition for recognition as a world wonder.Avraham Zuroff, 7/10/2009, 6:39 AM