Saturday, June 25, 2016

 Check out my blog at www.bengfrank.blogspot.com “I Travel the World.” Follow me on twitter @bengfrank  Of course you can order “Klara’s Journey,” an historical novel, and a story of “betrayal, drama and love," as an ebook, from any Amazon center: http://amzn.to/13Sp769 Also nook, ipad, Kobo, etc.  “Klara’s Journey, (Marion Street Press) ISBN 9781936863471 is available wherever books are sold!


Thursday, June 23, 2016

Step forward in India,

Maharashtra government in India, today cleared the proposal to accord the small Jewish population in the state with minority status. Read. The Scattered Tribe: Traveling the Diaspora from Cuba to India to Tahiti & Beyond,” (Globe Pequot Press) http://amzn.to/J3Z47T, ebook Follow me on twitter @bengfrank


Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Lest we forget: The Russians helped defeat the Germans in WWII,

Lest we forget:Today is the 75th anniversary of the German invasion of Russia. Four years and two days after that Nazi invasion, the Soviet Union staged a triumphant victory parade in Red Square after playing a decisive role,along with the Allies, in defeating Germany. Russia suffered nearly 30 million dead, including 1.5 mlllion Jews. About 200,000 Russian Jews died in combat. 
Check out my 3 books on Russia and Jews n Asia, notably “Klara’s Journey, (Marion Street Press) http://amzn.to/13Sp769 , also ebook, nook. “The Scattered Tribe: Traveling the Diaspora from Cuba to India to Tahiti & Beyond,” (Globe Pequot Press) A Travel Guide to Jewish Russia and Ukraine,” (Pelican Publishing Co.) Follow me on twitter @bengfrank

Friday, June 17, 2016

Father's Day

For the armchair, or traveling father,  on Father’s Day. Check out my "The Scattered Tribe, Traveling the Diaspora from Cuba to India to Tahiti & Beyond," (Globe Pequot Press), http://amzn.to/J3Z47T a travel narrative, including Burma, Tahiti, Vietnam.  Wherever books are sold and also an ebook. Follow me on twitter @bengfrank. www.bengfrank.blogspot.com



Sunday, June 5, 2016

My travel article in The Jerusalem Post, re Marseille, France.

Re my recent travel article in The Jerusalem Post:  France is the third largest Jewish community in the Diaspora and bustling Marseille is the second largest in France. http://www.jpost.com/Diaspora/Marseille-The-elegant-Europort-of-the-South-454613 For more, check out “The Scattered Tribe,”(Globe Pequot Press) http://amzn.to/J3Z47T and “A Travel Guide to Jewish Europe, 3rd edition, (Pelican Publishing Company) bookstores and ebooks. 

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Visiting Marseille, France

Re my recent travel article in The Jerusalem Post:  France is the third largest Jewish community in the Diaspora and bustling Marseille is the second largest in France.http://www.jpost.com/Diaspora/Marseille-The-elegant-Europort-of-the-South-454613 For more, check out “The Scattered Tribe,”(Globe Pequot Press) http://amzn.to/J3Z47T and “A Travel Guide to Jewish Europe, 3rd edition, (Pelican Publishing Company) bookstores and ebooks. 

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Going to Cuba by air or sea, or just an armchair traveler.

Going to Cuba by air or sea---or just an armchair traveler, read The “The Scattered Tribe: Traveling the Diaspora from Cuba to India to Tahiti & Beyond,” (Globe Pequot Press) http://amzn.to/J3Z47T, This travel narrative is available wherever books are sold. Also an ebook. Follow me on twitter @bengfrank. www.bengfrank.blogspot.com