Arsen Ostrovsky

A Friday afternoon stroll through the Jaffa Flea Markets in Tel Aviv

Check out these amazing pictures by Arsen Ostrovsky from the Jaffa Flea Markets in Tel Aviv this afternoon!

PICTURES: A trip to Jaffa on a beautiful Friday afternoon

Another beautiful set of pictures by one of our favourite Ukrainian/Australian/Israeli… Arsen Ostrovsky 

Israeli Parliament to Hold Historic Meet at Auschwitz

By Arsen Ostrovsky On January 27, 2014, the largest-ever delegation of Knesset (Israeli Parliament) members will convene overseas — on the grounds of Auschwitz-Birkenau, together with Holocaust survivors, for a historic gathering on combating anti-Semitism. The symbolism could not be any more striking — mere metres away from the gas chambers where millions of Jews […]

A little Israeli somethin’ somethin’ in Hungary by Arsen Ostrovsky

By Arsen Ostrovsky Hungary might be renowned for its goulash, but for one day of the year last week it was all about hummus, as Israel’s Embassy in Hungary transformed Budapest’s famous Central Market Hall into an Israeli Shuk, to give the local people a “small taste of Israeli culture.” The Budapest Market Hall (’Nagy […]

NBA Superstar Amar’e Stoudemire in Israel for Maccabiah Games…in this case, Size DOES Matter

by Arsen Ostrovsky Just when you thought NBA Superstar Amar’e Stoudemire couldn’t be any more of a mentsch, he has now come to Israel as assistant coach for the Canadian basketball team playing in the Maccabiah Games. The Maccabiah Games, also known as the ‘Jewish Olympics’, is the world’s largest Jewish athletic competition, which takes […]

The People of the Book open a library at…the beach

by Arsen Ostrovsky From the crew that brought you ‘The Book of Books’, a new summer offering: the Tel Aviv-Yafo Municipality has just opened a new library … at the beach, of course! Throughout summer, tourists and beach-goers will be able to check-out books, for free, along with having a swim, enjoying the sun and […]