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Israel to boost solar energy production

By: Sharon Udasin The new power is being authorized to ensure that Israel achieves its goals of making 10% of the country’s electricity supply renewable by 2020. According to JPost: Dorit Banet, CEO of the Eilat-Eilot Renewable Energy Initiative, called the move a significant step toward exploiting Israel’s potential, said solar energy can reach 60% of […]

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 […]

The Wine is Definitely Kosher, but the Tapas… DELICIOUS!

2 top restaurants in Tel Aviv have created Tapas menus to be served with glasses of some of Israel’s finest wines! Bet you can’t get through the article without eating According to Ynetnews, “The King David Wine Bar stocks some 85 wines, all Israeli and all kosher, with vintages from the country’s largest and most prominent […]

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 […]

Talking Walls with Rami Meiri

Can’t paint to save your life? Try Rami Meiri’s workshops! You’ll definitely leave your mark in Tel Aviv! One of the most iconic artists, Rami Meiri, has his work plastered all over Tel Aviv – in private homes, on store walls and on street corners. And even though he is so visible, each of his murals […]

The Golan Heights Winery – a Must See in the North of Israel

No need for the spit buckets at this Wine Tasting Tour Birthright definitely knows what they’re doing when they schedule wine tours at The Golan Heights Winery, especially after hiking up the Golan Heights. The Winery gave us three of their most popular wines to taste: the Gamla, the Yarden, and the Mount Hermon. It’s no coincidence […]