Culture & Travel
13 Cool, Random Things To Know About Israel On Its 73rd Independence Day
What do chicken schnitzel, palm dates, beaches, and unicorns have in common? The Israel connection.
April 15, 2021
Celebrate Israel’s 73rd Independence Day With Some Truly Unique Cultural Events
From creating cocktails with an Israeli twist to visiting Ben-Gurion's desert home, here's how you can celebrate Israel's Independence Day.
April 14, 2021
Helen Mirren To Portray Late Israeli PM Golda Meir In New Movie
The award-winning actress will play Israel's first and only female prime minister during the Yom Kippur War.
April 07, 2021
Israeli Celebrities To Commemorate Holocaust On Instagram Stories With Real Survivors
On Holocaust Remembrance Day, the Instagram feeds of 20 Israeli celebs and content creators will feature heroic stories of Holocaust survival.
April 05, 2021
Destination Israel: Travelers May Soon Be Planning Their 1st Post-Pandemic Trip
After a year of COVID, travelers are looking – and booking – trips they hope to make in the coming months, and Israel is one of the top global destinations.
March 25, 2021
Israeli Short Film ‘White Eye’ Nabs Oscar Nomination
The movie by Israeli director Tomer Shushan is among 5 finalists for Best Live Action Short Film at the 93rd annual Academy Awards.
March 15, 2021
Israeli Director’s Short Film About TLV Migrants May Be Up For Oscar
Director Tomer Shushan's short film 'White Eye' highlights the difficulties faced by African migrant workers living in Tel Aviv.
March 10, 2021
New Cookbook Offers Culinary Journey Into World Of Ancient Israelites
'Samaritan Cookbook' is a window into the world of the Samaritans, an ancient, religious sect with links to both Israelis and Palestinians.
March 04, 2021
New TV Series To Spotlight Friendship Of Israeli, Iranian Judo Champions
The scripted series on Sagi Muki and Said Mollaei is the second project in an exclusive two-year first-look TV deal with MGM/UA.
March 03, 2021
Here’s How Covid-Friendly Cultural Events Are Slowly Opening In Israel
New COVID-friendly concerts, festivals, theaters, and exhibits around the country are giving renewed hope to the cultural sector in Israel.
February 25, 2021
Eilat, Netanya, Sakhnin Join Bloomberg Municipal Innovation Initiative
The Hazira program is a partnership between Bloomberg Philanthropies, Israel’s Ministry of Interior, and the Peres Center for Peace and Innovation.
February 24, 2021
Israeli Singer Omer Adam Dominates The Apple Music Charts
Eight songs newly released by Omer Adam have filled the top eight spots of Apple Music's chart of most listened to songs in Israel.
February 22, 2021
Tel Aviv Sets Sights On Vaccinating Young Israelis With Offers Of Free Drinks, Food
The city of Tel Aviv is encouraging the younger population to get the shot with freebies, in an effort to boost the city's vaccination drive.
February 18, 2021
Shira Haas Named To TIME Magazine’s List Of 100 Most Influential People In 2021
Haas, 25, was nominated to the list by author Deborah Feldman, whose 2012 memoir inspired the acclaimed Netflix series 'Unorthodox.'
February 18, 2021
Dr. Anthony Fauci Wins $1M Israeli Dan David Prize 2021 For Public Health Leadership
Dr. Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, was named among 7 recipients of the prestigious prize.
February 15, 2021