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11 weird and wonderful Israeli ice cream flavors

Category : Featured Dining

Bamba, arak, watermelon and Bulgarian cheese, labane and zaatar – this summer’s ice creams are coming in some very surprising flavors! Everyone knows that pedestrian ice cream and gelato flavors are passé in 2018. At a time when “local” and “seasonal” are the buzzwords, we’re totally in love with the new uniquely Israeli flavors showing […]

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Thursday, July 5th, 2018

5 super-tall skyscrapers coming soon to Tel Aviv

Category : Blog

Reaching from 28 stories to 100 stories, these Tel Aviv towers will create a new look for the skyline of the Nonstop City. The skyline of Tel Aviv is punctuated by many gleaming high-rises offering a view of the sea. If you gaze across the horizon, you’ll also see the cranes of construction crews working […]

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Thursday, July 5th, 2018

Eurovision Song Contest in Israel. May, 2019

Category : Nightlife

The 2019 Eurovision Song Contest will take place in Israel in May. This will be the first time that Eurovision has been hosted in Israel for 20 years, and the location still has to be officially confirmed, though the likely venue will be Jerusalem at the Pais Arena or the Teddy Stadium. Eurovision in Israel […]

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Wednesday, June 27th, 2018

Israel’s 10 best rooftop bars to party the summer nights away

Category : Latest Destination

A more luxurious experience than your average ground-level lounge, rooftop bars are often located in glamorous boutique hotels with killer views. Hitting the rooftop bars of Tel Aviv, Jerusalem and beyond is an incredibly romantic way to spend steamy summer evenings in Israel. A decidedly more luxurious experience than your average ground-level lounge, rooftop bars […]

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Tuesday, June 26th, 2018

Ziggy Marley Concert in Tel Aviv, Israel. July 31, August 1 2018

Category : Nightlife

Ziggy Marley, son of legendary Bob Marley, will be coming to Israel to give two performances in Tel Aviv this summer. The world renowned reggae artist will be performing in Israel for the second time, after an acclaimed performance in 2011 and his visit to Israel follows the release of his latest album in 2016.  Ziggy Marely will […]

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Tuesday, June 12th, 2018

Marc Almond in Caesarea, Israel. August 14, 2018

Category : Nightlife

English song-writer and singer Marc Almond will give a performance in Caesarea, Israel, in August 2018. Marc Almond became famous in the ’80 as one of the most prominent musician in the Synth-Pop and New Wave music scene, with his first band Soft Cell, and later on with other projects and his solo career. He […]

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Tuesday, June 12th, 2018

The Jews of Djerba: 9 Facts about This Ancient Jewish Community

Category : Featured Article

One of the oldest Jewish communities in the world exists in a Muslim-dominated region. 1. Djerba, an island off the coast of Tunisia, Africa, stands like a citadel among an ocean of unrest. Besides being home to one of the oldest Jewish communities in the world, Djerba is also one of the only Jewish communities […]

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Monday, June 11th, 2018

For the love of the cheese

Category : Featured Dining

Israel’s growing band of boutique cheese makers admit they aren’t in it for the money. In the run up to Shavuot, we take a look at how this new industry is blossoming across the country. From the front porch of a small tzimmer (bed-and-breakfast) on Naot Goat Farm, the unique desert view nearly smacks you in the face. […]

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Wednesday, June 6th, 2018

GLOBAL TRAVELER HIGHLIGHTS THE DRISCO

Category : Travel Services

Built in 1866 in the grand Ottoman style, the property is part of the Leading Hotels of the World collection. Writing in globaltravelerusa.com, Debra Bokur says, “If you’re heading to Tel Aviv Pride in June, your lodging choices expanded with the opening of the revamped The Drisco. The $35 million renovation, directed by architect-designer Ari Shaltiel, has already begun taking […]

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Wednesday, June 6th, 2018

10 spectacular photos of waterfalls in Israel

Category : Blog

From the Golan Heights to Ein Gedi, Israel boasts delightful, refreshing waterfalls, and now is the season to enjoy them at their best. As Israel’s two-season Mediterranean climate hits its stride midwinter, gone are the hills scorched brown by relentless summer sun and the cracked and dried-out streambeds. In their place, wildflowers arrive almost immediately […]

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Wednesday, June 6th, 2018