The Jewish Traveler: Hadassah Magazine's Guide to the World's Jewish Communities and Sights

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Alan M. Tigay
Rowman & Littlefield, 1994 - Travel - 574 pages
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What is there of Jewish interest to see in Bombay? In Casablanca? Where are the kosher restaurants in Seattle? How did the Jewish community in Hong Kong originate? The Jewish Traveler: Hadassah Magazine's Guide to the World's Jewish Communities and Sights provides this information and much more.
 

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This book is not just about Israel but about Jewish tourist sites all over the world. There is a summary of Jewish communities in individual cities, locations of city culture with a Jewish perspective. WHile now almost 20 years old this edition would still be useful to the tourist. Read full review

Contents

Albuquerque and Santa Fe
1
Amsterdam
7
Antwerp
14
Athens
18
Atlanta
25
Baltimore
30
Barbados
35
Barcelona and Girona
40
Melbourne
292
Mexico City
296
Miami to Palm Beach
301
Milan
309
MinneapolisSt Paul
313
Montevideo
318
Montreal
323
Moscow
330

Basel
46
Beersheeba
50
Berlin
54
Birobidjan
63
Bombay
69
Boston
75
Brooklyn
80
Brussels
88
Budapest
92
Buenos Aires
98
Cairo
105
Cape Town
110
Caracas
116
Casablanca
122
Charleston
127
Chicago
133
Cincinnati
141
Copenhagen
147
Córdoba Grenada and Seville
151
Curaçao
156
Denver
160
Dublin
164
Eilat
172
Florence
176
Frankfurt
181
Geneva
187
Gibraltar
191
Glasgow
196
Haifa
200
Helsinki
204
Hong Kong
209
Houston
215
Istanbul
221
Jerusalem
231
Johannesburg
238
Kaifeng
244
Kiev
250
Lisbon
256
London
261
Los Angeles
269
Luxembourg
276
Madrid and Toledo
281
Majorca
288
Munich
337
Nairobi
344
New Orleans
348
Newport and Providence
353
New York
358
New Zealand
367
Nice
372
Oslo
377
Oxford and Cambridge
383
Paris
388
Philadelphia
398
Phoenix
405
Prague
410
Richmond
417
Riga
422
Rio de Janeiro
428
Rome
432
Safed
438
St Louis
443
St Petersburg
449
Samarkand
455
San Francisco
461
Santiago
469
São Paulo
475
Savannah
479
Seattle
484
Sofia
489
Stockholm
494
Strasbourg
500
Sydney
505
Tel Aviv
509
Thessaloniki
515
Tokyo Kobe and Kyoto
521
Toronto
527
Vancouver
533
Venice
538
Vienna
545
Vilnius Vilna
552
Warsaw
557
Washington
564
Zurich
570
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Alan M. Tigay is the executive editor of Hadassah Magazine. He has contributed articles to The People's Almanac and The Book of Lists, and to many periodicals, including The Chicago Sun-Times, Newsday, the San Francisco Examiner, and The New York Times. A graduate of the University of Michigan and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, he lives with his wife and son in Montclair, New Jersey.

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