THE DETROIT JEWISH NEWS
Friday, September 6, 1968-9
Elkin Travel in Conjunction with Foreign Tours, Inc. Offers Thrift Tours to Israel and Europe
Now, thanks to an imaginative and extensive travel program, Elkin
Travel will help more people visit Israel and Europe, at less cost, than ever
up to $535
Names and places which have until now been dreams, are about to
become reality . . . London, Rome, Athens, Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, and count-
less others. The 227 scheduled flights offer you both comfort and conveni-
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`Bringing the World to Your Doorstep'
Special Fall and Winter Trips Provide
P• Greatest Variety at New Low Prices!
BOEING 707 INTERCONTINENTAL - JETS AFFORD
MAXIMUM MODERN COMFORT AND SPEEDS
THAT ASSURE EXTRA SIGHTSEEING TIME
One of the most pleasant experiences of your trip will be your flight
aboard the gleaming Boeing 707 Intercontinental jets. Four powerful Rolls
Royce jet engines will whisk you to your destination at speeds close to 600
miles per hour, and at altitudes up to 42,000 feet.
On board, you will enjoy the ultimate in service and comfort . . . a
travel luxury you will long remember. And, you save precious travel time,
leaving yourself extra -hours for sightseeing, shopping and fun when you ar-
rive at your destination.
The name of Boeing, an innovator in air travel,
Is well known to "the jet set," for whom the world England, Italy
is their backyard. Safe and roomy, the 707 is smooth
enough to lull the littlest passenger to sleep. Hostesses Greece and
are, in fact, trained to make baby ... and mother .
What makes jet travel so appealing, of course, in Europe Tours
is that it gets the passenger where he wants to go in
If you wish, you may also
the shortest time. But there are also many beauties include visits to European
to be observed from an airplane seat (We don't mean countries in your itinerary
the hostesses!). Take, for example, sun rising in . . . England, Italy, Greece and
the east, first lining the horizon like a sliver of gold Turkey, seeing world famous
sights like Trafalgar Square,
and then swelling into a breathtaking orb.
in London; the Piza Navona,
Such are the joys of jet travel—multiplied by in Rome; and the Acropolis,
in Athens. Combine a visit
Visits to Historic Sites
Will Make This The Most
Memorable Vacation You
Have Ever Enjoyed !
With Jerusalem reunited, all Holy Shrines of three great
religions can be visited without discrimination. The West-
ern Wall (Wailing Wall), the Dome of the Rock on Mount
Moriah, the Mosques. of El Aqsa and Omar and countless
other sights in Old Jerusalem will revive in you the history
of mankind and tales of the Bible. . .You will visit famous
Arab Bazaars, Mea Shearirn (the quarter of ultra=orthodox
„JeWs), and the Oriental Synagogues of picturesque Bukhara,
Yemen and Persian communities. In New Jerusalem is
Mount Zion with King David's Tomb. Here too is the 20th.
century in all its splendor: the campus of the 'Hebrew Uni-
versity, the Knesset (Parliament), the Hadassah Medical Cen-
ter, the: Israel Museum complex with its Shrine of the Book
which houses the famous Dead Sea Scrolls, and everywhere,
the youthful, dynamic energy and will of the reborn nation
Throughout Israel are hundreds of other sites of archeo-
logical, historical, and religious interest. In sharp contrast
Israel also spreads modern-day miracles before your eyes—
social, educational, agricultural, industrial and political ad-
vancement that would have been considered impossible 20
All during 1968 and on into 1969 Israel will be celebrat-
ing its 20th Anniversary of Independence. Whether you are
planning your first visit, or a return visit, there could be
Tho better time than. now to take. your tour:of Israel.:
Israel, the democratic fountainhead of the Middle East,
is distinguished in religious teachings, literature, the arts—
and sports. The photo shows a group of young Israelis en-
gaged in one of their favorite sports—kicking around a
New Flexible Itineraries
Range from Ten Days
to Over Three Months
to one or more countries in
Whatever your preference. Israel Vacations of 11, 15,
Europe with your tour of
Israel for a more memorable and 22 days are available—plus extended stays of 29 to 92
days. You have a wide selection of tours and departure
and rewarding trip.
Perhaps you'd like to. step dates from which to choose. So pick the date and pick the
off the beaten path for a short tour. It's almost like having a custom tour designed for you!
trip through the countryside. Limited space during the winter holidays—between Dec. 19
Take, for example, the roll- to Jan. 4.
ing hills of Devon and rocky
coast of Cornwall, in western LET ELKIN EXPERTS HELP
England. They're but a short
car trip from London, but oh
what a world apart from that You CHOOSE THE TOUR BEST
rollicking metropolis that used SUITED TO YOUR WISHES
to be called "sedate."
The trained staff at Elkin Travel will be happy to help
No matter what country you
visit, it will offer a taste of you select the tour with an itinerary that is tailored to your
needs . . . with incomparable value.
Phone Now For Complete Details
Of Exciting New Package Plans
or Stop In and Pick Up a Colorful Brochure
MR. BILL ELKIN -- ELKIN TRAVEL
25950 GREENFIELD —LINCOLN SHOPPING PLAZA