Sinkholes

The Dead Sea Sinkholes – a Fascinating, yet Dangerous Phenomenon

The Dead Sea is known for being a unique spot and a top tourist destination: after all, the light turquoise lake is the lowest point on Earth, it is o...

Dead Sea life

Does Anything Live in the Dead Sea? Discover the Dead Sea Wildlife

One of the reasons why The Dead Sea's name was given to it is that no creature can live in its hyper-salty water. On top of that, the climate in the D...

Family Holidays

Perfect Dead Sea Family Holidays – Information for Kids

There are many reasons the Dead Sea is an ideal vacation spot for families, groups, backpackers, etc. It is a beautiful – if eerie – place: its water ...

salt

Why is the Dead Sea so salty?

So how much salt is in the Dead Sea? A single cubic mile of ocean water contains about 120 million pounds of salt. Put another way, if all the salt we...

10 most important facts about the Dead Sea

The recommended season to slather your body in Dead Sea mud is actually the winter…So, what do you need to know before you begin floating?...

Bathing in the dead sea

Dead Sea Black Mud – Benefits for Skin

How could it be that something that is perceived in modern culture as dirty, unwelcome and undesirable had been used by so many people for so many gen...

Dead sea mud sopa

Dead Sea Products for your Health and Beauty

The Dead Sea has long been considered a unique travel destination due to the high concentration of salts and minerals in the water as well as the agre...

Floating Dead Sea

Why Do You Float in the Dead Sea?

One of the most unique experiences the Dead Sea has to offer is fun, free and available everywhere! Floating in the Dead Sea is a must do on your list...

before booking

Everything you need to know before booking your Dead Sea vacation

The Dead Sea: Larger-than-life experiences at the lowest point on earth...

History of the Dead Sea

From 1835 to the early 20th Century learn about the history of the dead sea. First explorations of the Dead Sea in the Modern Era Prior to the 19th Ce...