Isaac of Vienna

Isaac of Vienna

The Danube River is a great winding waterway that connects various Capital cities in Europe, from Budapest to Vienna. This scenic river was the location of one of our previous kosher cruises where we explored Jewish history and heritage in locales and destinations...
A Jewish Poetess from Venice

A Jewish Poetess from Venice

  One thing that we enjoyed about our previous Jewish cruises was the chance to explore the origins and sources of various historical words, concepts and ideas, especially when they’re related to Jewish heritage. For example, the word “salon” has very different...
Moses Mendelssohn, A Man of the Haskalah

Moses Mendelssohn, A Man of the Haskalah

On our previous Glatt Kosher holidays through Europe, we made sure to uncover as much Jewish heritage as we could, from the origins of Synagogues in France to the enduring Sephardic legacy in Iberia. As the centuries rolled by, the Jewish people of Europe experienced...
Haskalah: The Jewish Enlightenment in Europe

Haskalah: The Jewish Enlightenment in Europe

Many of our previous kosher holiday cruises explored the Jewish heritage in Europe, from synagogues to old Jewish quarters. However, there is a particular piece of Jewish legacy in Europe that is intangible, one whose effects can be felt in the modern day. The 17th to...