Dead Sea Mystery

Dead Sea Mystery: what is special about the Dead Sea?

The lowest place on Earth also holds many secrets and has played an important role throughout the history of the peoples of the area. If you are curio...

Sermon on Lot’s Wife Looking Back

Who was Lot? What happened to Lot's wife? What's the connection to Sodom and Gomorrah? If you've always wanted to learn more about the story of Lot an...

Is the Dead Sea Dangerous?

The Dead Sea certainly has an intimidating name—downright morbid, really. But is the Dead Sea dangerous to human beings, all things considered?...

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?...

Mud from 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...