Author Archives: Daniel Gurevich

Friendship with Qesher

Introduction In the vast expanse of travel, where maps blur and borders fade, there exists a unique alliance—a friendship forged not in boardrooms but amidst cobblestone streets, ancient ruins, and sun-kissed landscapes. This is the story of Jerulita Travel and Qesher, two kindred … Read More

Friendship and Jewish heritage tours with Prof Mordechai Zalkin

Dr. Mordechai Zalkin, “Motti” to his friends, is a professor of modern Jewish history at Ben Gurion University. He specializes in Jews in the Baltic Region and has been teaming up with Jerulita Travel for years now, leading expert tours … Read More

Writer and tour leader

Unique and Powerful Story of Survival Serves as Inspiration for a New Tour!

I am pleased to announce and invite you to participate in Jerulita’s new 11-day Jewish heritage and World War II history and folklore tour of Poland and Germany based on and inspired by the internationally published book Monsters and Miracles: Horror, … Read More

Small towns to visit in the Baltic States

What small towns are worth visiting in the Baltic states? Baltic Small Towns From Vilna Gaon’s Kėdainiai to elegant Cesis, here are 21 of the loveliest small towns in the Baltics. Discover more towns on our Baltic Trilogy Tour.  In this … Read More

On the main street of Vilnius city

Exploring Vilnius: The Best City Tours, Restaurants, and Activities

Introduction Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania, is a vibrant and historic city that offers a wealth of experiences for visitors. From its charming old town to its modern attractions, there is something for everyone to enjoy. One of the best … Read More

Ornaments of Vilnius Architecture

Unexpected Vilnius Architecture: From Unique Baroque to Modernist

Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania, is a treasure trove of Gothic architecture, with many magnificent buildings that stand as testaments to the city’s rich history and cultural heritage. Here are a few of the most impressive examples: Church of St. … Read More

a man standing next to a jewish cemetery memorial in Vilnius

Eye-opening Jewish Heritage in Lithuania with a professional private guide

When it comes to Jewish heritage, Lithuania holds a significant place in history. The country was once home to a vibrant Jewish community that played a crucial role in shaping its cultural and intellectual landscape. Today, travelers have the opportunity … Read More

Vilnius old picture

6 Famous People You Wouldn’t Think Were Lithuanian

They also have Jewish roots in Lithuania Although the population of Lithuania is just under 3 million, Lithuania gave the world many stellar personalities that have and continue to impress, entertain and influence the world. Here is our selection of … Read More

Tours to Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Finland, Sweden, Norway, and Poland

Are you looking for a unique and unforgettable travel experience? Consider embarking on a tour to the Baltic and Nordic region, where you can explore the rich history, stunning landscapes, and vibrant cultures of Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Finland, Sweden, Norway, … Read More