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7 12, 2017

Chanukah 2017 in Tel Aviv

2017-12-07T15:38:06+00:00December 7th, 2017|Categories: Art/Culture|Tags: , , |0 Comments

We're definitely on our way to Chanukah 2017 in Tel Aviv!  Every bakery in the city has a mountain of designer dressed donuts on display, each looking more delicious and calorific than the next!  Spoilt for choice, persuasive for the palate but and fatal for the figure, I think I'll pass on [...]

30 11, 2017

Nachalat Binyamin Market, Tel Aviv

2018-07-19T15:35:34+00:00November 30th, 2017|Categories: Markets|0 Comments

Looking for a unique gift? The place to find it is definitely in the Nachalat Binyamin Market, Tel Aviv. This colorful Arts & Crafts Market is located in south Tel Aviv adjacent to the infamous Carmel Market. From the late 1980's this eclectic street has hosted many talented artists and craftspeople who lovingly display their creations on temporary market stalls. They will [...]

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 [...]