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Extreme Sports-Rappelling & Snappling in Jerusalem

June 1, 2010

Israel is known for its beautiful natural settings and hikes. It is also known for its variety of extreme sports.  Thanks to Hayley, I met Yaakov Goory, who showed me a different view of the Old City. He will take you rappelling down the side of Gei Ben Hinom with a view of the Old...

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Lag BaOmer 2010 in Jerusalem

April 30, 2010

Lag Baomer is here and you have probably seen kids around the neighborhood collecting wood, old furniture and about anything that will burn in their “medura”.  Saturday night is the time to drive around Jerusalem and see the variety of bonfires. It is particularly impressive in the neighborhood of Har Nof. Each street has a...

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Family Membership in Jerusalem

April 18, 2010

Is Family Membership at local Jerusalem attractions worth it? Memberships are available at local museums, theaters and nature parks. Each location offers different benefits for members. Below we have listed each of the benefits and added our own Fun In Jerusalem tips. Please add your comments and experiences. Botanical Gardens: 240 NIS (2 Adults, 3...

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Introduce Your Kids to a Hands On Animal Experience

April 10, 2010

Are you looking for a place to take your kids on a school day afternoon? Somewhere they can have fun and learn at the same time? Check out zoology in the Beit Sefer Geulim in Baka. Zoology is a a great indoor animal experience. Come and see rabbits, lizards, snakes, hamsters and more. Children are...

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Pesach Activities 2010

March 29, 2010

Pesach vacation is here and we are excited to share all of the following events with you. Visit our Calendar of Events for a full listing and event details. Jerusalem is a great place to be for the holiday. Enjoy your matza and have lots of fun! Special Events- see Calendar for details Birkat Cohanim:...

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SHALVA & The Jerusalem Half Marathon

March 3, 2010

Run With the Children of SHALVA at the Jerusalem Half Marathon This is a great opportunity for your children to participate in a memorable Jerusalem event this month. The Jerusalem Half Marathon on March 18, 2010 will include a special 400m track for the children of SHALVA with mental and physical disabilities. This is the first...

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Activities at Eretz Breishit: Genesis Land

February 24, 2010

When you book your visit to Eretz Breishit for the Family Package, you will enjoy hospitality in Abraham and Sarah’s Tent, a short camel ride and baking fresh pitot on a taboon. If you would like to add some more fun to your visit especially if you are a large group, here are the activities...

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Gush Etzion Tourism

February 24, 2010

Nestled in the Judean Hills bordering the Judean desert, the Gush is only a 15 minute drive from Jerusalem. The Gush has a variety of tourist attractions for families. The Gush has a variety of festivals throughout the year for families to enjoy including the Cherry Picking Festival and the Path of the Patriarchs on...

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What To Do At Yankuta Place

February 24, 2010

When you walk down the quiet Jabotinsky St in Talbieh, a new center for parents and children awaits you in a beautiful old Arab house with high ceilings and arched windows. Yankuta, which means “Childhood” in Aramaic is a new center for parents and children which includes a mischakiya, rooms for chugim, nursing room, coffee...

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Where to Segway in Jerusalem?

February 24, 2010

How to choose the segway tour that is right for you? Both tours are fun, educational and provide great picture spots. Once you get on a segway you may never want to walk again. It’s so much fun. So what can you expect on each tour? Mishkenot Sheananim – Ride through magical sites inside and outside the...

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