April 2009 will mark the 100th anniversary of the city of Tel Aviv. Tel-Aviv (The official full name is “Tel-Aviv Yafo”), which was a small neighborhood founded by 66 families on the shore of the Mediterranean Sea in 1909 is today the center of culture, economics and society in Israel.
The 18th Maccabiah games will take place on July 12-23 , 2009. The 18th Maccabiah is going to be the largest Maccabiah ever. About 5,000 Jewish athletes are supposed to arrive from abroad and they will join to 2,000 Israeli athletes, which will make the Maccabiah the world’s third largest sporting event after the Olympic… Continue reading Maccabiah (18) Chai
While Taglit-Birthright Israel provides the first time 10-days-trip gift for young Jews from all over the world, there is a complementary program for those who seek for a little more. If you want to spend more time in Israel, volunteering & studying, there’s something for you – MASA.
Over the past 60 years, thanks to efficient water management and intensive R&D, Israel has been successfully overcoming water scarcity. This led to the development of many companies that introduced innovative water technology products. Did you know for example that Israel, with a 75% water recycling rate, is the world’s #1 water recycler while the… Continue reading Israel’s NEWTech
More than 7000 Jewish young adults from all over the world (with 2000 Israeli soldiers among them) took part of Taglit-Birthright mega event in Latrun last Sunday.
Today, Israel celebrates 60 years of independence. This day will be marked with many events. Some traditional events held on Israel Independence Day are The International Bible Contest, Israel Prize, IDF Parade and other national ceremonies. Moreover, many projects will take place throughout Israel’s 60th year and we’ll be here to let you know about… Continue reading Yom Ha’atzmaut
Today, we celebrate Israel’s 60 Independence Day. This miracle called Israel is here to stay – Say it loud!
“Yom Hazikaron” is the Israel Fallen Soldiers and Victims of Terrorism Remembrance Day. This day is always observed preceding the next day’s celebrations of Israel Independence Day.
Over the last years there’s been a growing interest in Israeli music in the world. Many Israeli singers & bands are succeeding outside Israel; the audiences vary from Jewish communities & Israelis in the Diaspora who have great interest in Israeli music, to complete mainstream public. Oleh! Records is a fully independent apolitical/non religious, registered… Continue reading Music Made in Israel
Jewish? 18-26 years old? if you answered yes you are totally eligible for a great 10-day free trip to Israel.