Things To Do

NEW Jerusalem Summer Tours You Don’t Want to Miss

June 14, 2017
By: Joanna Shebson

Everyone always wants to know what’s new in Jerusalem. We have some insider’s tips on some new and creative tours that show you a different side of Jerusalem. Keep them in mind when you plan your summer activities. Sunrise Segway or Biking Tour Jerusalem is a busting city with lots of activities going on. Want...

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Summer 2017 Festivals in Jerusalem

June 8, 2017
By: Joanna Shebson

Jerusalem is a wonderful place to spend your summer days and your summer evenings. This summer there will be exciting family friendly exhibits at the local museums as well as evening festivals that families will not want to miss. The Jerusalem Summer Festival season began with the Tzamid Festival, Israel Festival and Design Week all...

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What Will You Do For Yom Yerushalayim?

May 7, 2017
By: Joanna Shebson

This year is going to be an exciting one for the city of Jerusalem, celebrating 50 years since the 1967 war when the city was liberated & reunified. Parents have lots of fun ways they can prepare their kids for this momentous event. Here are some of our favorite options. ACTIVITIES TO DO BEFORE Touch...

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What to do on a RAINY Passover (Pesach)?

April 13, 2017
By: Joanna Shebson

So it may not be ideal to have rain on Pesach but there are still plenty of activities to do. Look back at this post to find out updates about events & festivals. They will be posted here.  Snappling on the Old City Walls & Tours – Tours will be adjusted to continue during rain...

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Finding the Right Spa Day for Yourself in Jerusalem

March 5, 2017
By: Joanna Shebson

Spa days have taken Jerusalem by storm. It used to be that spa days or as Israelis affectionately coined them, a “Yom Kef”, were exclusive to the Dead Sea. Now you can get the feeling of being miles away but still be closer to home. Whether you are a couple looking for some alone time,...

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How Zappa’s Music Scene Make Me Feel Israeli?

January 27, 2017
By: Joanna Shebson

I have always loved music. In fact the radio is always on in my car.  When I moved to Israel I longed for a way to listen to my old radio station in LA. To keep up with the latest hits and not feel disconnected to US music culture. What I didn’t take into account...

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Planning an Unforgettable Winter Vacation in Jerusalem

January 12, 2017
By: Joanna Shebson

As winter break approaches, many families will be coming to Israel. Finding activities that entertain the whole family is always a challenge but we are up to the challenge. Here are some new uniquely “Jerusalem” or “Israeli” activities that families can enjoy.   New Museums in Jerusalem – For those of you who have been...

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Photos That Are So Old Fashioned – You Can Call Them Biblical

January 8, 2017
By: Joanna Shebson

Jerusalem dates back to the time of the Bible and many tourists visiting the city find their own ways to connect to the past. Now there is a new twist to a favorite tourist pastime – “Biblical” Old Fashion Photos – and it takes place in the Old City of Jerusalem. To get a real...

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The Scavenger Hunt Game Master in Jerusalem- Bite Size

November 28, 2016
By: Joanna Shebson

For my latest BITE SIZE interview, I had the pleasure of sitting down with Tali Tarlow, the game master behind Jerusalem Scavenger Hunts. Catching a moment to sit and chat with Tali is not simple. Tali is always on the run, leading groups through the neighborhoods of Jerusalem or planning her next scavenger hunt. We met...

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Site Visit to the NEW Israel Aquarium – Bite Size

November 9, 2016
By: Joanna Shebson

Did you know that the Jerusalem Biblical Zoo is the most visited “paid” attraction in Israel? The zoo is a magical oasis in the heart of a bustling city. That’s why I was so excited when I heard that they were using their magic to create a new attraction for families to enjoy – the Gottesman...

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