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Tel Aviv Port. Photo by Flash90.
Jerusalem’s ever-evolving market [video]

Jerusalem’s ever-evolving market [video]

The Mahane Yehuda ‘suk’ in Jerusalem has been changing with the times for over a hundred years and shows no sign of slowing down. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XOWwgNojM8w When people in Jerusalem say they’re going to the suk, they can only mean that …

Perfect harmony at the Abu Gosh music festival

The Abu Gosh Vocal Music Festival, with top musicians performing in acoustically superior venues, strikes a chord among all Israelis – Jewish, Muslim and Christian. Abu Gosh boasts some of the best acoustic venues in the country – most of …

There’s no place like Jerusalem in the summer [video]

There’s no place like Jerusalem in the summer [video]

It’s summertime in Jerusalem, and whether it’s the wine or arts festival, or a drink downtown in Zion Square, people are out enjoying the city’s unique atmosphere. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BQrqlhFVY4g “This city is non-stop party. Everyone thinks of Jerusalem as the holy …

Israel Museum reveals its $100 m. facelift

The $100 million campaign to restore the Israel Museum in Jerusalem is the largest collective philanthropic effort ever undertaken for a cultural institution in Israel. The cardo at the Israel Museum. The Israel Museum, the country’s largest museum and most …

A nation of cyclists

With a $30 million infusion, Israel’s cycling scene is experiencing a renaissance as the bicycle trend catches on big-time with locals and tourists alike.   Picture by Hamad Almakt/Flash90. A mountain biker navigating a route on Mount Hermon. Picture this: Screaming …

Hip and historical Neve Tzedek [video]

Hip and historical Neve Tzedek [video]

Neve Tzedek is the first Jewish neighborhood built outside the port city of Jaffa. Once a rundown slum area, it’s now one of the trendiest and most expensive neighborhoods in Tel Aviv.   Tucked away in southwest Tel Aviv is …