Israel Nature Parks

The Israel Nature and Parks Authority oversees all national nature parks. They work in coordination with the Israel Antiquities Authority to maintain Israel’s precious historical sites. The Parks Authority has made it convenient for tourists to enter Israel’s National Parks. You have a choice of paying an admission fee per park per visit, or you… read more »

Recommended Reading

See also our Helpful Resources page Starred ★ resources are highly recommended. [toc] Archaeology ★ Aharoni, Yohanan. The Archaeology of the Land of Israel: From the Prehistoric Beginnings to the End of the First Temple Period. Philadelphia: Westminster Press, 1982. Trans. Anson Rainey. Archaeological Study Bible. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2005. Ben-Tor, Amnon. The Archaeology of… read more »

Time in Israel

Israel is on Israel Standard Time (IST) which is 2 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC+2). IST is similar to Cairo’s timezone, but it follows the Israeli government’s determination for Daylight Savings Time. Like the United States and other countries, Israel observes a form of Daylight Savings Time. In Israel the clock changes for… read more »