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International Bird Festivals Israel

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International Bird Festivals Israel

Birding Tourism Israel is blessed with one of the best places in the world to view migrating birds, as 300 species of millions of migrating birds from Europe and Eastern Europe fly over Israel en-route to winter over in Africa. In the spring they again fly over Israel on their way back to Europe and […]

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Sukkot Events around Israel 2013

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Sukkot Events around Israel 2013

Sukkot Events Around Israel: A Time to be Happy No matter where you go in Israel during the week-long festival of Sukkot (Tabernacles) you will find a festive atmosphere, sukkah booths at hotels and most restaurants. There are also many events and happenings this week for absolutely every kind of taste and for all ages. […]

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The Annual Jerusalem March – Sukkot Tabernacles 2013

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The Annual Jerusalem March – Sukkot Tabernacles 2013

The Annual Jerusalem March One of the happiest holidays in Israel is the eight day festival of Sukkot (Tabernacles). Following the Biblical commandment, many Israelis build sukkahs (temporary shelters or tabernacles) to remember the 40 years in the wilderness after the exodus from Egypt. They eat their meals there and some also sleep there. Wherever […]

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Upcoming Events at the Jerusalem Botanical Gardens

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Upcoming Events at the Jerusalem Botanical Gardens

Upcoming Events at the Jerusalem Botanical Gardens Summer 2013 Nature’s Children Summer Camp This fantastic summer camp is for kids is for ages 5-10 (Gan Hova to 4th Grade). The summer camp is approved by the Jerusalem Municipality and the Israeli Education Ministry. It is staffed by mature and professional counselors who will teach children the science […]

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Off the Beaten Path in Jerusalem: the White Valley

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Off the Beaten Path in Jerusalem: the White Valley

Off the Beaten Path in Jerusalem If you are looking for something to do off of the beaten track in Jerusalem, Emek Ha’Lavan (the White Valley) in southwest Jerusalem is a beautiful wild and pristine place. Come and view the natural spring, pool and archaeological ruins that go back to the times of both the […]

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Israel Seven Species

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Israel Seven Species

Israel Seven Species The Bible mentions seven species uniquely distinct to the land of Israel: wheat, barley, grapes, figs, pomegranates, olives, dates. Some of the seven species have been discovered to possess scientifically proven beneficial medicinal value. Results of a study carried out by the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, together with the Agriculture Research Organization, proved […]

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