Israeli Wine Update Israeli Wine Update


Israel’s mostly-cooperative climate; new, quality grape varieties; and the expertise of young winemakers who’ve studied abroad, add up to up to a wine revolution.   Noah may have started off on the wrong foot when he planted his vineyard in Israel, but at least his descendants…
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Jerusalem Festival of Light Jerusalem Festival of Light


The Jerusalem Festival of Light was held for a week in June – from June 15 to June 22 in the Old City of Jerusalem. The Jerusalem Light Festival ran nightly between 8pm and midnight over different routes inside and outside the Old City walls. There…
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Palmachim Beach Palmachim Beach


Palmachim Beach is one of Israel’s secret treasures, it was recently threatened with development but thankfully that threat seems to have passed.                         Palmachim is not a large beach, and doesn’t have many facilities beyond…
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Jerusalem Knights Festival 2011 Jerusalem Knights Festival 2011


The popular Jerusalem Knights Festival (aka The City of Lions Festival) will be returning to Jerusalem in November 2011. The Jerusalem Knights celebrate Jerusalem’s medieval past and is primarily centered on the Christian Quarter in the Old City of Jerusalem.   There are lots of street performers…
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Summer Events in Jerusalem Summer Events in Jerusalem


Jerusalem is organizing an amazingly busy summer; packed with many different events. The Jerusalem scene has something to offer almost everybody. Jerusalem is definitely the place to be – so whether you are visiting Israel or live locally and are just planning a few days away…
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