Haifa is known for its majestic views of the Mediterranean Sea. Some outlook posts are familiar, while others remain secret, known only to locals. Get ready to find Haifa in all of its scenic glory. Check it out:. View from the Bahai Gardens of Haifa. Photo by Udi Goren.
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DUBAI: A Vogue cover photo of a Saudi princess behind the wheel of a red convertible has ignited heated debate, as it follows a slew of arrests of women driving activists. The image of Princess Hayfa bint Abdullah al-Saud , in the driver's seat wearing leather gloves and high heels, is on the front cover of Vogue Arabia 's June edition, published as the conservative kingdom prepares to lift a driving ban on women. The issue is dedicated to the "trailblazing women of Saudi Arabia" and lauds the reforms launched by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, who has sought to loosen social restrictions in the conservative kingdom and curb the powers of religious hardliners. Personally, I support these changes with great enthusiasm. The Saudi issue will launch in a monumental month, with the ban on women driving in the Kingdom set to be lifted on June Read our exclusive interview with the artist and daughter of the late King Abdullah in the June issue, on shelves June 1.
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My husband and I stayed at the Hotel Temple on Ganges at a time when the river had flooded its banks and the hotel surroundings were completely flooded. We could have moved to another location but decided to stay here to provide them with the business since the staff were wonderful and the room comfortable and just right for our needs. Unfortunately, we had to wade th Unfortunately, we had to wade through knee-deep water to reach the hotel but everyone was in good spirits, helped us with all we needed including carrying our heavy bags on their heads through the water and provided us with the main reason for staying. The room, needless to say, had a great view of the river and was clean, spacious and comfortable.
The city of Haifa forms part of the Haifa metropolitan area , the second- or third-most populous metropolitan area in Israel. Built on the slopes of Mount Carmel , the settlement has a history spanning more than 3, years. Over the millennia, the Haifa area has changed hands: being conquered and ruled by the Canaanites , Israelites , Phoenicians , Persians , Hasmoneans , Romans , Byzantines , Arabs , Crusaders , Ottomans , and the British. Since the establishment of the State of Israel in , the Haifa Municipality has governed the city. As of [update] , the city is a major seaport located on Israel's Mediterranean coastline in the Bay of Haifa covering According to researcher Jonathan Kis-Lev , Haifa is considered a relative haven for coexistence between Jews and Arabs.