Four chefs offer up a different taste of peace [video]

Four chefs offer up a different taste of peace [video]

Four master chefs, four religious traditions: A multiethnic culinary team believes that peace begins in the stomach. “If you eat together, from there the peace will come,” says Charlie Fadida, the Jewish executive chef at the Sheraton Tel Aviv and …

Opera Festival to showcase Israel’s historic sites

Opera Festival to showcase Israel’s historic sites

The sounds of opera will resonate among the stones in significant venues in Jerusalem and Masada for 11 days in June. The Israel Opera’s second annual Opera Festival, scheduled for June 1-11, will bring dulcet sounds to ancient venues such …

Tel Aviv’s most legendary boulevard [video]

Tel Aviv’s most legendary boulevard [video]

It’s not just one of Tel Aviv’s liveliest streets, the legendary Rothschild Boulevard also boasts some of the city’s best Bauhaus-style buildings. Tel Aviv’s Rothschild Boulevard, one of its oldest and most beautiful streets, is home to million-dollar residences, cafes …

Israel brings a cold sport to a hot country [video]
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Israel brings a cold sport to a hot country [video]

Toronto it’s not, but Metulla’s Canada Centre provides a cool venue for immigrant and native Israelis thirsting for fast-paced fun on the ice. A mere kilometer from the Lebanese border, Israel’s only permanent regulation-size ice rink draws hockey players of …

Tel Aviv’s newest, coolest place to be [video]

Tel Aviv’s newest, coolest place to be [video]

After years of neglect, the historic Tel Aviv-Jaffa train station is making history again. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BmGLEpXPNX8 The Tel Aviv-Jaffa railway station was one end of Israel’s first railway line, built in 1892 to connect Jaffa with Jerusalem. After years of neglect, …

Race for the Cure in Israel [video]

Race for the Cure in Israel [video]

Israel is one of the top five leaders in breast cancer research worldwide. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z41rHEGwdYY In what many consider a global epidemic, more than one million women are diagnosed with breast cancer every year. Recently, Jerusalem became the 141st city worldwide …

Learning to love the neighbors [video]

Learning to love the neighbors [video]

Israeli Jews and West Bank Palestinians learn about each other in a series of unique interfaith encounters. ISRAEL21c goes to Hebron to find out more. For the past 10 years, it has been officially forbidden for Israeli citizens to visit …