Safety Tips in Israel

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    Water in the southern district

    by ophiro Written Jun 2, 2005

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    You should take a lot of water with you because it is very hot there and on the track you should drink a lot.

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    Do not use bicycles on the roads

    by Gili_S Updated May 25, 2004

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    Do not use bicycles on the roads, in most places there is a lot of traffic or narrow roads, the drivers will ignored you and you will danger your life.

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    the famous "A territory"

    by only_kyle Updated Dec 4, 2002

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    as known, the palestinians have their control areas, called "A territory".
    it's very recomended NOT to go to these areas!
    travel only in an israel control areas.

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    If you go inside the bank,...

    by dedeckerm. Updated Oct 3, 2002

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    If you go inside the bank, or to a post office, you'll have to pay a fee. Hotels and money exchangers usually have the worst rates and highest fees. Beware of money changers on the street

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    Tabwater can cause...

    by sandravdp Written Sep 7, 2002

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    Tabwater can cause stomachdiseases. Jewish and Palastinian colonies can be very dangerous. The Golan Heights are not always safe everywhere!

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    Not really a danger, but you...

    by sandravdp Written Sep 7, 2002

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    Not really a danger, but you get easily sunburned during your trip. You better wear a hat and use lots of suncream or you will get burned on the head and face, like I did here.

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    Should the need arise, POLICE...

    by byron3062 Written Sep 7, 2002

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    Should the need arise, POLICE vehichles are very well marked. Most of the officers were more than willing to assist you with what ever you needed.

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    THE ENTRANCES TO THE ISRAELI...

    by marko727 Written Aug 25, 2002

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    THE ENTRANCES TO THE ISRAELI SETTLEMENTS IN THE WEST BANK ARE FORTIFIED BY HEAVY FENCE AND GUARDS CARRYING AK-47 RIFLES.

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    If you come to visit the...

    by Martin_S. Written Aug 24, 2002

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    If you come to visit the Judean Desert or Dead Sea area near Massada and Arad, make sure you don't need to be rescued by the Arad Volunteer Rescue Team.

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    Do not panic. Soldiers are...

    by Rawicz Written Aug 24, 2002

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    Do not panic. Soldiers are everywhere It is also for your protection.
    Way to Bethlehem, Rachel's Tomb.

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    Hebron Mosque Ibrahim Mahdela...

    by Rawicz Written Aug 24, 2002

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    Hebron Mosque Ibrahim Mahdela - special place for both; Jews and Moslems. Fragile point - sometimes danger.

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    here is the map of the...

    by fabrice Written Aug 24, 2002

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    here is the map of the oslo-peace-agreement,with the autonomy given to some palestinian cities;what will happen in the coming months?

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    well as u know ,Israel a hard...

    by GILON23 Written Aug 24, 2002

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    well as u know ,Israel a hard land so 2 speak..
    so its better taking the security situation in mind and, be redy to make changes in your plans.ce tu

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