Bar Mitzvah / Bat Mitzvah

Bar and Bat Mitzvahs in Israel

Celebrate Bar or Bat Mitzvah in Israel Western Wall in Jerusalem The splendor and pomp of Bar and Bat Mitzvah celebrations in North America are a wonderful testament to the prosperity of the Jewish community. But there is an entirely different joy to be had in celebrating a young man or woman’s coming of age …

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Times of trouble? Tell Rachel all about it, as people have done for centuries.

HISTORICAL SITES IN ISRAEL … Rachel’s Tomb is located in the city of Bethlehem, just south of Jerusalem. For centuries, it lay on a deserted roadside, and Rachel’s descendents would come here to pour out their hearts to her – the mother who dwells in a lonely wayside grave in order to be there for …

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The Jerusalem Festival of Light, June 5-13, 2013

NEW HAPPENINGS IN ISRAEL Following the success of last year’s Jerusalem Festival of Light, Jerusalem’s Old City will once again form the magnificent backdrop for lighting installations, exhibits and tours in the Light in Jerusalem 2013 festival, June 5-13, between the hours of 20:00-24:00. For this year’s Light in Jerusalem festival, seven renowned international light …

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Can’t use that Hotel Reservation? Sell it On-Line!

Did you hear the one about the two Israeli “startup” guys who have built a perfect business out of absolutely nothing? BRILLIANT! If you have to cancel a hotel reservation and stand to lose money, two Israeli men from the IDC (International Data Corporation will help you find a buyer more than happy to take …

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What’s for Dinner at “Alma Lounge”? Tel Aviv’s Hot New Restaurant!

CULINARY IN ISRAEL From Conde Nast Traveler … Truth in Travel  Chef Yonatan Roshfeld is a star of the New Israeli culinary scene. His spots Herbert Samuel and Yavne Montefiore are consistently among the top restaurants in Tel Aviv, and he’s got a stubborn commitment to local ingredients and using them with flair. He’s also …

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Body feeling a bit “Worse for Wear”? Experience The Dead Sea in Israel!

SPECIAL AND HISTORICAL SITES IN ISRAEL The magical waters of the dead sea have been renowned for their therapeutic effects since ancient times. The Dead Sea is now one of the world’s leaders as a center for healthy living. Those suffering from arthritis, rheumatism, respiratory problems and coronary ailments rejoice. The health benefits are endless. …

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Israel’s Booming Beer Business is Going Strong. L’chaim!

The Holy Land and its blossoming beer industry! CHEERS! I presume that everyone is aware that Israel is well known for its sweltering hot weather, desert plains and bikini-clad beaches. Now, it’s time to bring on the BEER! Israel’s domestic beer-brewing industry has blossomed into quite the “in-thing” over the last several years. Like the …

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Musings on the Jerusalem Artichoke

Try a New Vegetable: Jerusalem Artichokes While looking for a topic for today’s blog, I was glancing through some food ideas and “Try a     New Vegetable: Jerusalem Artichokes” jumped out at me. Naturally since Israel grows some of the most succulent and delicious produce in the world, I thought that a new delight from Israel …

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