israel

January 10, 2019
bride and groom in black and white rear photo walking to the chupah

Israeli Weddings and What to Expect (Hint: PARTY!)

Israelis are really all about family. So weddings are part of the everyday norm. How does an Israeli wedding look like? Read more to learn how this family of a nation celebrates a couple's union.
July 18, 2018
israel flag by the western wall to convey israel's aspiration to build the next holy temple

Tisha B’Av
The Awakening of Israel

Tisha B'Av signifies the destruction of the holy temple and the exile of Jews for 2000 years. This makes it the saddest day in the Hebrew calendar. The events of Tisha B'AV led to the eventual reunion of the Jewish nation, marking 70 years of Israeli prosperity and independence.
July 11, 2018
Globe staring into Israeli passport

5 [Sababa] Reasons to Get You Pumped for Your Year in Israel

You just finished high school and are about to embark on an exciting gap year in Israel— THE place for all things spiritual, fun, innovative and... HUMMUS!
August 29, 2017

“How To Budget Your Gapper’s Year In Israel”

Planning for your child’s gap year to Israel is an exciting time, however, dealing with all of the logistical planning […]
May 15, 2017

Top 10 Music Festivals in Israel 2017

Israel is a tiny country filled to the brim with culture: from art and theater to dance and food, and, […]
May 11, 2017

Lag Ba’Omer Experience in Israel

Like most Jewish holidays, Lag Ba'Omer is taken very seriously in Israel. Plan your Lag Ba'Omer adventure with this list of events
May 8, 2017

Top 5 Unique Places To Visit In Israel

No matter how much you get to do and see during your Israel trip, there's always more! Here are 5 places and activities that are super special
May 8, 2017
Amazing futuristic inventions by 5 Israeli startups

5 Israeli Startups that Prove The Future is Here

Delivery drones, 3D augmented reality, and instant phone chargers are here. Introducing: The Future, brought to you by Israel's Startup Nation!
May 7, 2017

5 Extraordinary Restaurants In Jerusalem and Tel Aviv

Among the innumerable restaurants of Israel, some stand out as being exceptionally unique, perfect for when you're in the mood for something special
April 23, 2017
There are so many fun and exciting activities to do in Eilat

Top 5 Things To Do in Eilat

Are you thinking of extending your stay in Israel? Great idea! There is SO much to do here! Here's a list of awesome things to do in Eilat
April 3, 2017
List of Tel Aviv restaurants that will be open over Passover and kosher l'pesach 2017

Kosher for Pesach Restaurants in Tel Aviv

Here are a bunch of amazing and delicious Tel Aviv restaurants that will be open over Chol Hamoed and Kosher for Passover!
April 3, 2017
Family-friendly pesach events in Israel

Pesach Events in Israel 2017

Here are some of the best and most exciting Passover events in Israel this year that you and your family won't want to miss!
March 27, 2017
Israel has several English bookstores that offer a wide variety of titles spanning over multiple genres

English Bookstores of Tel Aviv and Jerusalem

Become a part of Israel's incredible community of readers and book lovers by visiting one or more of these unique bookstores
March 23, 2017
Jeru-Sitters babysitting agency provides English-speaking sitters to families visiting from the US

Jeru-Sitters

This Jerusalem-based babysitting agency interviews and screens the sitters for you, so you can enjoy your vacation knowing your children are in good hands
March 20, 2017
IDF military smart watch to measure soldiers' vitals in real time

IDF Smart Watches for Medics

This incredible IDF invention sends a live stream of the incident to the medics off the field, keeping them updated on their soldiers' situation
February 21, 2017
Jerusaem music scene this February

February Music Scene in Jerusalem

Stay warm this cold February with these amazing live music performances, spanning across musical genres such as jazz, rock, Middle Eastern and rap
February 14, 2017
Jerusalem springs are beautiful and not too sunny in Israel's wintertime

5 Beautiful Jerusalem Springs

Jerusalem and the surrounding hills house several natural and artificial springs and streams. Here are a few that are great for visiting in the wintertime
February 10, 2017
almond tree is the first to bud in the Israeli winter

Winter in Israel – Tu B’Shvat Special

In Israel, wintertime means everything is beginning to come alive. Here are some of the beautiful trees and birds to look out for in the upcoming months
January 29, 2017
black and white Israeli flag against cloudy sky and mountain view

5 Inspiring Men of Israel

Spanning across science, film, Olympic sport, and other important causes, here are just a few of the men who have accomplished amazing things!
January 29, 2017
Woman waves Israei flag with a view of the sea

5 Inspiring Women of Israel

From running companies to making ground-breaking discoveries, their impact reaches far beyond Israel's borders. Read about Israel's inspiring women here