Nahmanides, Rabbi of Catalonia

Nahmanides, Rabbi of Catalonia

On previous Jewish vacations through the temperate riverside plains of Iberia, we explored the wonders, triumphs, tragedies and legacies of the Jewish peoples who lived in what is now known as Portugal and Spain. Near the end of the Golden Age of Spanish Jews, the...
Sarah Schenirer, Jewish Educator

Sarah Schenirer, Jewish Educator

Kosher holidays let us immerse ourselves in the stories of the past, from events in antiquity to stories that have occurred near modern times. Our previous travels have covered much ground in terms of Jewish heritage, and have explored the influence of various events...
Daniel Mendoza, Sephardi-Born Boxer

Daniel Mendoza, Sephardi-Born Boxer

There are many places that we hope to explore and rediscover in future kosher river cruises, places that have rich history and heritage. The spread of the Jewish diaspora has produced many fascinating individuals throughout the world, from the poets and scholars of...
A Poet from Malaga

A Poet from Malaga

Many Jewish heritage tours explore the rich Jewish history of their travel destinations, such as the industrious community in Antwerp and the chocolate maker’s origins in Bayonne. The peninsula of Iberia is quite rich in this regard, because of the wide scope of...