Israel’s Bird of the Month – November 2016

Drumroll please… Israel’s bird of the month is the Great White Pelican! Why you ask? Fun Fact – the Great White Pelican is the largest bird in the world to migrate across the desert to East Africa. Not to mention, these birds, unfortunately, have mostly vanished from Israel due to fewer and smaller wetlands, over-fishing […]

From Wonder Woman to a Secret Agent

Israeli actress Gal Gadot, who is a rising star in Hollywood, and co-star Jon Hamm sit down to talk to Ynet about their new movie Keeping Up With the Joneses. Gal Gadot stars alongside Jon Hamm, Zack Galifianakis, Isla Fisher and Patton Oswalt, in the hilarious new film, Keeping Up With the Joneses. IT’s no surprise […]

Living in the Shadow of Memory: Taglit Birthright

While the rest of the Taglit Birthright trip is upbeat and exciting, participants spend one of the 10 days visiting two of the most historic and emotional landmarks in Jerusalem. We visited Yad Vashem Holocaust Museum in the morning and went to Mount Herzl and the National Military Cemetery in the afternoon. If Taglit took participants to […]

The More The Merrier This New Year’s

Starting the year off right, means celebrating with more Israelis! The country’s population hits 8.58 million  – an increase of 2% from previous year BY TIMES OF ISRAEL STAFF September 27, 2016, 4:42 pm Along with the population, the country’s diversity is also growing. The Muslim population had the highest increase at 2.4% from 2015, […]

Singer Ryley Walker Returning to Israel for One Night Only

Singer Ryley Walker is returning to Israel this winter for one performance only. It will take place on December 15 at the club Barby in Tel Aviv. his musical style ranges from folk to blues to psychedelic rock. His first steps in the music world were in the Chicago independent music scene. After he recorded […]

Australian Singer Jason Donovan is in Israel!

Australian singer Jason Donovan, who came to fame by way of the famed soap opera “Neighbors” (with co-star Kylie Minogue), just landed in Israel for his starring role in “Priscilla Queen of the Desert.” The Aussie actor and singer, who now lives in London, said he loves being on the beach and plans on taking […]