Budding Jewish Tourism in Europe Under Threat From COVID-19

BY CNAAN LIPHSHIZ AMSTERDAM (JTA) — Earlier this year, Dani Rotstein was earning a living doing something he’s passionate about: promoting the forgotten Jewish heritage of Mallorca. A New Jersey native who...

Six Year Old Discovers Ancient Tablet During Trip in Southern Israel

JERUSALEM (JTA) — A six-year-old Israeli boy discovered a 3,500-year-old tablet during a visit to the site of an archaeological site in the Negev desert. Imri Elya from Kibbutz Nirim...

Fleishigs Magazine Previews Shavuos Issue

Get excited, the Fleishigs magazine May-June issue is here! And with the COVID-19 reality presenting challenges for all of us the last few months, we decided to revamp this...

Delta to Resume Flights to Israel in June

BY MARCY OSTER JERUSALEM (JTA) — Delta Airlines will resume flights between New York and Israel next month, with face masks mandatory for staff and travelers. The flights will be “less than...

Pesach Program Industry Remains Positive

By The Passover Listings Team PassoverListings.com has become the #1 “Pesach Only” Jewish travel website where Pesach travelers can see pricing, details, and reliable reviews on over 150 Pesach programs...

Legal Perspective on Passover Program Cancellations

  By Jonathan Feder Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP With federal, state, and local governments restricting movement, imposing curfews, closing restaurants, and banning gatherings (updated guidelines from the federal government recommend...

El Al Warns of More Financial Pain From Coronavirus Outbreak

El Al Israel Airlines estimated on Thursday that the government’s latest restrictions on travelers arriving from five European countries would further damage its results. Israel on Wednesday ordered travelers arriving...

Coronavirus Prompts Cancellations at Passover Programs

BY BEN HARRIS NEW YORK (JTA) — For the past three years, Esther Possick and her son have avoided the hassle of hosting Passover at their Long Island home by traveling...

Coronavirus Reduces Demand for Flights, 1,000 El Al Workers to Be Let Go

JNS.org – El Al has canceled flights to many European countries because of low demand due to fears of the coronavirus. After the Israeli Health Ministry suggested Israelis not travel...

Orlando: Perfect Destination for Pesach Family Getaway

By Rochelle Miller With an abundance of theme parks and a plethora of exciting adventures for daily action-packed experiences, Orlando is the perfect destination for a Pesach family getaway. In...
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