"in smalll, quiet, local-type concrete shopping center in heart of Jewish residential section" Posted on 2010-09-15 10:46:14 by rochelle Comment: We were there in 2007. Basic, decent kosher pizza, coffee, etc. The owner was very warm and helpful. His office was equipped w/ sfarim for quiet times. It is not near Central Station, nor is it near the Portuguese synagogue, so the tourist centers were no help in finding it (or the neighborhood). Make sure you have clear travel instructions, exact address and map w/ you if you are not up for ... [more]
London neighbourhoods Our family of four is traveling to London in July. We would like to look for an air bnb in a secular neighbourhood within an hour's walk to an Orthodox synagogue. Can you suggest some neighbourhoods for us to try?
how to ship belongings What does Customs allow or what items do they tax heavily. I have electronics, laptop, tablet, printers, I need as a writer, and also want some household items for an apt. with me. Want to give out blankets, soup, and bread to poor and shut-in Holocaust survivors too. Have Israeli friends, but don't want to bother them before I visit them. No idea who to contact for apt. search and for Customs requirements.