Israel Travel May 2013

Israel Travel May 2013

Tourism booming in the Negev, that first teen roots journey, driving in Israel (really!), and more.

INSIDE Israel Travel May 2013
With everything from bicycling to bird watching to camel riding, the Negev is pulling a crowd.
A few pieces of advice for teens embarking on a summer maiden voyage to the Jewish state (Birthright, not included).
The festival season, much of it outdoors, comes into full gear in summer.
Don’t believe the hype about Israeli drivers; traveling by car can be a pleasure.
Increase in number of flights from Europe to Israel, lower rates possible; El Al cries foul.