October 2013

This Italian City Ruined Pasta for Me

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“I will never be able to eat pasta in the United States again,” I exclaimed upon finishing my first meal in Bologna.

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Tel Aviv’s Hidden Paradise

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The Shenkin Hotel is the perfect marriage of everything I need from a hotel and everything I love about Tel Aviv.

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The Baby Blue Birthplace of Kabbalah

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I didn’t run into Madonna, Ashton Kutcher or Demi Moore in Safed, but the birthplace of Kabbalah is fascinating enough on its own – it doesn’t need celebrities.

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10 Days in Romania

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10 days isn’t enough time to see all of Romania, but it does allow you to get a great overview of the Land of Dracula.

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Inside the National Bank of Robert

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I’ve been traveling for almost a decade, but have never counted all my currency. Today’s post goes inside “The Bank of Robert.”

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How to See Everywhere in Israel

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If you’re considering a trip to Israel but aren’t sure how to make it happen, here are seven reasons I recommend you use Abraham Tours.

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Backpacking in Bougey Southern France

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Southern France is one of the most expensive places in Europe, so it might surprise you that I backpacked there. Or tried to backpack, at least.

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25 Photos That Will Make You Want to Visit Israel

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As I stood on the rooftop of the Shenkin Hotel early this morning, taking in a panorama of Tel Aviv as the sun crept up from behind the city, it was difficult for me to believe that my time in Israel was nearly over.

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