A third serving of borscht – The changed face of America’s Jewish Vacationland

July 2022 (Updated April 2023) The Borscht Belt, the colloquial name of the Catskills area of eastern New York State that was once populated with resorts and bungalow communities for Jewish clients from New York City, in an era when Jewish people still faced discrimination elsewhere.  Cheap airfare, a decline in passenger rail service, more … Continue reading A third serving of borscht – The changed face of America’s Jewish Vacationland