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20 07, 2017

Shuk HaCarmel-Tel Aviv

2018-07-19T15:36:44+00:00July 20th, 2017|Categories: Markets|Tags: , |0 Comments

When the summer weather is bright and not too humid, I like nothing more than wandering through Shuk HaCarmel in Tel Aviv. Looking for a bargain or stocking an empty fridge, this is the ideal place to get inspiration.  My fridge is often devoid of anything that looks or smells remotely fresh. Sometimes, [...]

8 06, 2017

Tel Aviv Pride 2017

2017-06-08T08:37:40+00:00June 8th, 2017|Categories: Art/Culture|Tags: , |0 Comments

As one of the most pluralistic cities in the world, we welcome all to participate in Tel Aviv Pride 2017.  Tel Aviv with it's thoroughly modern and diverse society has a unique vibe of energy and youthfulness, unlike anywhere else.  A vibrant city with superb restaurants, artisan cafes, hip clubs, trendy bars, amazing [...]

28 05, 2017

Shopping in Tel Aviv

2017-05-28T19:21:02+00:00May 28th, 2017|Categories: Shopping/Style|2 Comments

If you are in need of retail therapy you'll love shopping in Tel Aviv! Aside from the sprawling air-conditioned Shopping Malls with stores of international and local fame, there are many other shopping options in Tel Aviv. We have many districts which combine shopping with leisure activities. This always includes a cafe [...]

29 04, 2017

Israel Independence Day 2017

2017-04-30T14:56:36+00:00April 29th, 2017|Categories: Art/Culture|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Sweet Israel Independence Day 2017 from Tel Aviv! This amazing day is a celebration of a historic story which began just 69 years ago! This is the day when the State of Israel, its citizens, Jews & Zionists everywhere celebrate the existence of this wonderful country, our lives and this Holyland. Against all odds, [...]

4 04, 2017

Pesach 2017 in Tel Aviv

2018-07-19T16:13:32+00:00April 4th, 2017|Categories: Art/Culture|0 Comments

Another year passes and so we've reached Passover once again. Pesach 2017 in Tel Aviv will be the usual rush of covering up the chametz items in the supermarkets or local grocery stores. Some cafes & restaurants will ensure that bread, pastries & cookies are kosher for the holiday without a leavening agent [...]

10 03, 2017

Purim 2017 in Tel Aviv

2018-02-27T19:37:36+00:00March 10th, 2017|Categories: Art/Culture|0 Comments

Of course, on this Purim 2017 in Tel Aviv,  the major issue will be what to wear (sounds familiar?) Which costume will be most popular with the kids? Princesses or panthers, Hercules or superheroes? It's all about dress up, face paint, wild wigs and false features!   Aside from the festive fun, why do [...]

21 02, 2017

Food Market-Rothschild/Allenby

2017-04-05T12:00:29+00:00February 21st, 2017|Categories: Food/Drink|0 Comments

We have a new indoor Food Market on Rothschild/ Allenby. Tel Aviv locals think a great deal about food, talk continuously about food and eat a great deal. It would seem that the addition of another fast food market can only be a good thing. The location of this Tel Aviv Market, or [...]

30 01, 2017

Sarona Complex in Tel Aviv

2017-04-05T12:00:29+00:00January 30th, 2017|Categories: Art/Culture|4 Comments

Did you know that the sweet Sarona Complex in Tel Aviv was constructed on the neglected remains of it's original Templar Colony? The Templars held the belief that spiritualism was not only personal but communal. To this end, their target was to establish settlements in the Holy Land, initially in commerce and tourism. In [...]