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Jewish Quarter : Toledo Spain

Jewish Quarter : Toledo Spain

Toledo is a gorgeous mountain-top fortified city with a very rich history dating back the 2nd century BC, passing through the…

2 years ago
Musmeah Yeshua Synagogue: Yangon Burma

Musmeah Yeshua Synagogue: Yangon Burma

When visiting Yangon I stayed at the very hectic China Town area. Bustling local life, filled with street stalls and…

2 years ago
Jewish Portuguese Synagogue : Amsterdam

Jewish Portuguese Synagogue : Amsterdam

In my last visit to Amsterdam to visit colleagues and attend a seminar at the wonderful UvA business school, I…

4 years ago
Ohel Leah Synagogue : Mid-levels – Hong Kong

Ohel Leah Synagogue : Mid-levels – Hong Kong

The Hong Kong Jewish community dates back as far as the British arriving in the area during mid 19th century.…

6 years ago
Eldrige Street Synagogue Museum : China Town – New York City

Eldrige Street Synagogue Museum : China Town – New York City

The Eldrige Street Museum was a lovely unexpected surprise, being based in an old 1887 synagogue of the former Jewish…

6 years ago
Jewish Refugees Museum : Ohel Moishe Synagogue Shanghai

Jewish Refugees Museum : Ohel Moishe Synagogue Shanghai

During the time around the rise of the Nazi party in Germany and the second world war a few tens…

9 years ago
Touring Old City Jerusalem : Palm Sunday-Easter

Touring Old City Jerusalem : Palm Sunday-Easter

I live abroad and try to travel often, but Jerusalem is where I’m from. It matters not how many times…

9 years ago
Dubrovnik – Synagogue & Jewish Museum

Dubrovnik – Synagogue & Jewish Museum

I bet you didn’t know that Dubrovnik in Croatia hosts one of the oldest Sefardic synagogues still in use today…

9 years ago
Safed–Old Synagogues : Ha-Ari & Yosef Caro

Safed–Old Synagogues : Ha-Ari & Yosef Caro

Safed in northern Israel is one of those ancient holy cities over 2000 years old where Jews have always lived…

9 years ago
Central, Hong Kong Park and Ohel Leah Synagogue

Central, Hong Kong Park and Ohel Leah Synagogue

Being in Asia, it's been ages since I attended anything remotely Jewish related outside Israel. But the HKUST international undergraduate…

11 years ago
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