Pesach in Israel is usually one of the nicest times of year, weather-wise. It’s also peak season for tourists and as well as the special atmosphere of an Israeli Passover, the sunny weather is usually on a tourist’s checklist. So good news for this year’s Pesach, which falls later in the year than usual –…

Great news for everyone who had plans to go to the beach during the Pesach holiday! 45 Israeli beaches to open early for the Pesach holidays! Interior Minister Aryeh Deri has ordered the early opening of 45 beaches along Israel’s coast in order to ensure that families can visit the beaches safely while schools are closed during…

13-20 August 2016! Book your tickets now to this fantastic show on ice, celebrating 100 years of MAGIC! Anna and Elsa, Snow White, Mickey Mouse, Goofy, Donald Duck, Aladdin, The Little Mermaid and many other favorites will be performing to your favorite Disney songs in an Ice spectacular experience for the whole family. Ticket sales have begun…

Ever since the trampolining phenomenon, iJump, opened its doors in Petach Tikva, it has become THE place to go – great for a variety of ages, including fun for grown ups and teens, and perfect as an energetic indoor activity at any time of the year. It reaches the standards that you find abroad and has really…

You’ll have to wait until 2020, but the new $200m Israel National Library, located next to the Knesset building looks set be a stunning new landmark in the capital.   The building of the new Israel National Library is set to start. On Tuesday, April 5, 2016, a cornerstone laying ceremony — in the presence of…

The 8th edition of Fresh Paint Contemporary Art & Design Fair, Tel-Aviv, will take place 5-9 April 2016 in YARID HAMIZRACH, at the Tel Aviv Port. The fair is held in cooperation with the Tel-Aviv municipality, and supported, for the third consecutive year, by UBS Wealth Management, head sponsor of Art Basel, the world’s leading…

Pesach is getting nearer, with all the fun and holiday spirit that comes with it! Here are some of the best festivals taking place all over Israel this Pesach. We’ll update here as more things are announced! In this article you will find: The BIG Festivals and Events! What’s FREE this Pesach? Other popular Pesach past time ideas! Pesach survival tips!…

Breaking (Beach) News: From North to South, payment to enter Israel’s beaches will be scrapped from this summer   Fun at the beach just got a little less expensive. Interior Minister Aryeh Deri announced that Israel’s beaches who still charge entrance fees will be a thing of the past. There are 136 authorized beaches in…

2016 looks set to be an unprecedented year for live music in Israel with star after star making their way to the Holy Land. Here we showcase some of the biggest acts set to play this Spring and Summer – and help you get tickets to the concert of your choice! There’s pretty much something…

As published on Times of Israel: In Israel, the Hamentaschen (or Oznei Haman) start filling the bakery shelves as soon as the last doughnut is eaten on Chanukah! This year, with an extra Adar in the mix, the anticipation for Purim has had an extra long build up and as always, celebrations get under way…