Author: Genevieve Belmaker Full Title: Moon Israel & The West Bank: Including Petra Publisher: Moon Travel; 1 edition (November 15, 2016) Year: 2016 ISBN-13: 9781631213625 (978-1-63121-362-5), 9781631213618 (978-1-63121-361-8) ISBN-10: 1631213628, 163121361X Pages: 376 Language: English Genre: Travel: Asia File type: EPUB (True) Quality: 10/10 Price: $19.99 Ancient stories meet modern cities in this deeply significant region where the past is always present. Inside: ✓ Flexible itineraries including a week in Jerusalem, 3 days in Tel Aviv, and a month exploring the region plus excursions to the West Bank, the Dead Sea, and Petra ✓ Strategic advice for foodies, pilgrims, beachgoers, archaeology buffs, and more ✓ The top sights and unique experiences: Visit the Church of the Holy Sepulchre or pay respects at the Western Wall, and stop at holy sites throughout Northern Israel and the West Bank. Feast on falafel, hummus, and shaksuka and haggle for antiques at a market in Jerusalem. Bike through Tel Aviv’s charming Neve Tzedek neighborhood or relax at one of its beaches. Float in the Dead Sea, watch the sun set over the massive Negev craters, or stay overnight in a Bedouin tent encampment ✓ Local insight: Jerusalem journalist Genevieve Belmaker shares the history and culture of her beloved home ✓ Full-color, vibrant photos throughout ✓ Detailed maps for exploring on your own, and useful tips on border crossings and checkpoints ✓ Thorough background information on the landscape, history, government, and culture ✓ Handy tools including Hebrew and Arabic phrasebooks, health and safety tips, customs and conduct, and information for LGBTQ, female, and senior travelers, families with children, and travelers with disabilities ✓ Focused coverage of Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Haifa, the North Coast, the Galilee and the Golan Heights, the West Bank, Eilat and the Negev, and Petra, Jordan Experience the best of Israel and the West Bank with Moon’s practical advice and insider tips. ------------- Our members see more. Join us!