Travel

Jewish Heritage

AACI’s Jewish Heritage Tours take you back to a time when Jewish life teemed with study halls, urban commerce, and timeless tradition, a tapestry of culture and passion that is a window into our past, is slowly re-emerging into modern, proud communities. These must-do tours are led by superbly informed guides who expertly convey the rich cultural past with glimpses into the future.

AACI Spain and Portugal   

04 November 2018 - 15 November 2018
Locations: Alpalhao, Avila, Belmonte, Coimbra, Guarda, Hervas, Lisbon, Madrid, Porto, Segovia, Toma

  Following the route of Sephardic Jewry From the Golden Age of Discovery to the Inquisition, Portuguese and Spanish Jewry went from the heights of wealth and success to the depths of anguish and despair. The history of Iberian Jewry is like that of many other places, where success and sadness go hand-in-hand. Along forgotten… Read More