Lod’s Spectacular Ancient Roman Mosaic

If you’re driving between Tel Aviv and Jerusalem, the perfect place to stop off for an hour of spectacular mosaic viewing is Lod. The Roman mosaic in Lod was discovered in 1996 and in a country full of mosaics, this … Continue reading Lod’s Spectacular Ancient Roman Mosaic

Israel Information Centers

Though it is available online, basic tourism information about Israel can be remarkably difficult to find. Following is a list of many (not all) of the tourist information centers in Israel, courtesy of the Israeli Ministry of Tourism: Ben Gurion Airport Entrance Hall Telephone: 03-9754260 Fax: 03-9754264 E-mail: doritk@tourism.gov.il Opening hours: All the time (24/7) Jerusalem Address: Jaffa Gate, Omar Katab Square in the Old City Telephone: 02-6280403 ; 02-6271422 ; 02-6276429 Fax: 02-6271362 E-mail: orenm@tourism.gov.il Opening hours: Sun-Thu : 8:30am-5:00pm; Fri: 8:00am-1:30pm Nazareth Address: Casanova st. Telephone: 04-6750555 Fax: 04-6753078 E-mail: ronnye@tourism.gov.il Opening hours: Mon-Fri: 8:30am-5:00pm ; Sat. 9:00am-1:00pm Eilat … Continue reading Israel Information Centers