THE BEST OF WORLD TRAVEL

Not surprisingly, celebrating the best of Jewish life includes seeing the world.

My grandfather always told me you can tell a lot about someone from the shoes they’re wearing, but what if they’re wearing no shoes at all? This question never crossed my mind before; it was a given that everybody...
Bosnia & Herzegovina is not a country that comes to mind first when thinking about Europe or places to visit. However, it should be. I had the opportunity to spend a day in this beautiful country when visiting Croatia...
Cancun, Hawaii, Tahiti, Bermuda. What do all these places have in common? Along with being beautiful, serene spots, they are some of the most frequented destinations for honeymooners. While you’d love to sit on the beach sipping Mai Tais...
Riga, Latvia is often skipped over on European trips but as it was largely untouched in WWII, this Eastern European Baltic city should not be missed. It does get cold in the winter so plan your trip accordingly and...
There’s nothing I love more than a good road trip. And on my post-army backpacking trip in South America, one of the many highlights was the Carretera Austral highway in Chile. For the typical post-army Israeli, this highway is...
My years in the travel industry has taken me to many corners of the world, but none of these travels prepared me for the incredible country of Portugal. About the size of Maine or Indiana, this country is not...
The Yacht Week is a week-long trip during the summer with a ton of different routes and options through Croatia, Montenegro and Greece. You spend the week living on a yacht with a group of people (either random or...
The Netherlands. An example to the world when it comes to public transportation and urban design. In 2014, 36% of the citizens in the Netherlands said that the bicycle was their most frequent mode of transportation on a daily basis,...
Europe’s third most populous city, Madrid, trailing London and Berlin, has a population of 3.2 million within the city limits and nearly seven million in the metro area. Located in the heart of Spain, Madrid is a perfect starting...
Las Vegas is a neon adventureland for adults, a place where anything and everything is possible. Naturally, I was ecstatic when my friend called about taking on a girls’ trip to Vegas in honor of her birthday. As an...