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Winter Noise Festival warms February nights in Jerusalem

Category : Blog

Live music, parties, games, classes, workshops and shows — mostly for free — are on offer every Monday night in February in downtown Jerusalem. Monday was the kickoff of the sixth annual Sha’on Horef — literally, “winter clock,” meaning Standard Time, but loosely translated as Winter Noise Festival — a wintery cultural event in the […]

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Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

Purim in Israel. March 9-12, 2017

Category : Blog

Purim is one of the most widely celebrated festivals in Israel. Purim in Israel is embraced by the whole country, from religious Jews in Jerusalem to secular Tel Avivians, it is a time of festivity and celebrated far beyond its original religious roots. Purim parties take place across Israel, with Purim street parties with carnival atmospheres taking […]

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Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

Tel Aviv nightlife: where to party in Israel

Category : Nightlife

With its sultry Mediterranean climate, seaside location, hedonistic vibe and young, international population, it’s no surprise Tel Aviv is known as the party capital of the Middle East. Any great evening here should start at a beach bar around sunset – a cold beer on your lips, toes pushing into still-warm sand. Later on, you could squeeze onto the […]

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Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

Take a tour of Israel’s charming old clock towers

Category : Holidays Travel

Before there were wristwatches, and certainly before there were cellphones, centrally located clock towers helped citizens keep track of time. A big bell in the tower (like Big Ben in London) chimed the hour, and a large clock face provided a visual aid. Nowadays, people don’t depend on clock towers to tell time, of course. […]

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Thursday, February 2nd, 2017

8 fabulous art hotels in Israel

Category : Featured Article

This goes way beyond the ubiquitous poster prints of Matisse or Picasso found in hotels everywhere.   Art hotels are all the fashion around the world and Israel has a handful of its own. These hotels go beyond the ubiquitous poster prints and lobby sculptures found in hotels everywhere. In Israel, some hotels host exclusive […]

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Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

WHY MOROCCO? DISCOVER 2,000 YEARS OF JEWISH HISTORY IN MOROCCO

Category : Blog

  Morocco has been home to a vibrant Jewish community for over 2,500 years. Tradition has it that the Jews had first settled among the Moroccan Berbers after the destruction of the first temple in 6 B.C. Later, they came as traders and merchants, crossing the Sahara and settling in the Atlas Mountains. When they […]

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Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017

Rediscover Germany’s hidden Jewish Heritage in Munich, Erfurt and Berlin

Category : Blog

My initial press trip started with an amazing flight on Air Berlin, my new number one airline from here on now.  Flying business class was a real treat as they provided us with all the amenities we could hope for, such as a seat extending into a full bed, which made the trip very comfortable […]

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Sunday, December 25th, 2016

Explore the Jewish Czech Republic differently with special insider themed tours!

Category : Featured Article

Get to know the traditions of old, ancient ghettos and the rarest Jewish monuments in Europe! The Jewish community in the Czech lands was never very numerous, but its cultural influence was enormous. Even today, we can walk through Jewish neighborhoods, bow our heads at Jewish cemeteries or explore one of about two hundred synagogues. […]

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Sunday, December 25th, 2016

Galilee Tour

Category : Activities

This one day Galilee tour takes you to the rugged, mountainous region of Northern Israel. Home to stunning wildlife and beautiful scenery it is also an area of great interest for pilgrims, who come to discover the important biblical sites that surround the area. Your Galilee tour is led by an experienced and passionate guide. Nazareth, according to […]

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Monday, December 12th, 2016

Midburn Event

Category : Nightlife

The Midburn Event The Midburn event is the official regional event organized by the Midburn community – the Israeli Burning Man community. For 5 days, a temporary city is set up in the Negev desert, creating a platform which will allow a communal life style, creativity, art and radical self-expression. The Midburn event is not […]

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Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016