Things To Do

Do you know your RISK tolerance level? TEST IT

August 13, 2018
By: Joanna Shebson

Do you know your RISK tolerance level? TEST it this summer at the Bloomfield Science Museum Life is full of risks – some bigger and some smaller. Do you even realize that your brain makes a risk assessment each time you choose to do something? It could be as simple as when to cross the...


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You had me at Merlot…Winery Tours In/Near Jerusalem

July 15, 2018
By: Joanna Shebson

Winery Tours & Tastings have become a very popular activity request for tourists visiting Israel and the Jerusalem area has some great choices. The regions surrounding Jerusalem have proven to be the perfect environment for producing world class wines. The elevation, warm days, cool nights, fertile ground and sufficient rainfall have created the perfect combination...


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Take a Step Back in Time in the Old City – Old Yishuv Court Museum

July 8, 2018
By: Joanna Shebson

Tucked away on one of the Old City’s side streets is a treasure of a museum that you have probably passed by many times but might not have had the opportunity to visit until now. This is the summer to finally make time to get to the The Yitzchak Kaplan Old Yishuv Court Museum, which...


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What To Expect in Jerusalem This Summer? MUSEUM Exhibits

June 21, 2018
By: Joanna Shebson

Did you know that Jerusalem has more museums than any other Israeli city? During the summer the museums in Jerusalem go all out and host new exhibits with interactive workshops, tours and activities. Fun In Jerusalem loves to inspire families to visit the local Jerusalem museums. Here is a list of the current exhibits and the...


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What Connects the Tower of David to London? – BITE SIZE

June 20, 2018
By: Joanna Shebson

What defines a city’s culture? Who influences the way that culture is promoted in the city? What is the connection between London and Jerusalem? At the new Tower of David exhibit “London in Jerusalem” you will learn how the period of the British Mandate from 1917 -1948 had a strong cultural influence on the growth of...


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Jerusalem Bird Observatory – BITE SIZE

June 20, 2018
By: Joanna Shebson

The Jerusalem Bird Observatory plays an important role in Jerusalem’s urban nature preservation. Hear about their summer activities, bird ringing workshops and more when we interview the Director. Too busy to read? Just click the play button to listen to our BITE SIZE interview with Alen Kacal the Director at the Jerusalem Bird Observatory on BITE...


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What to Expect at the Jerusalem Light Festival 2018?

June 18, 2018
By: Joanna Shebson

My favorite Jerusalem festival is back this summer as the streets of the Old City are lit up with Light Displays and Exhibits. The theme of this year’s festival is ‘togetherness’ and brings together artists of various fields, connecting people to light art and encouraging audience participation in the festival. It’s hard to believe but...


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What To Expect in Jerusalem This Summer? FESTIVALS

June 17, 2018
By: Joanna Shebson

It is going to be a HOT summer full of exciting activities and special festivals. Here is a taste of what you can expect to help you plan your FUN In Jerusalem. Make sure to also see our Summer Museum Exhibits post. FESTIVALS – July & August Jerusalem Light Festival – June 27 – July...


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City of David – Splash Through Ancient History – BITE SIZE

June 13, 2018
By: Joanna Shebson

Jerusalem is both beautiful and awe-inspiring but in the summer, it can also get extremely hot. Unlike Tel Aviv, there are no beaches to escape to. And while hotel pools are cool and fun, sometimes a change of scenery is necessary. That’s why we are excited to tell you about the City of David activities...


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What does your perfume say about your personality? Perfuniq – BITE SIZE

June 6, 2018
By: Joanna Shebson

Meet Shachar Schwartz, founder of Perfuniq, one of the newest and most unique perfume workshops for adults and kids in Jerusalem.  Recorded for BITE SIZE with Yoni Pollak. Listen to the Interview –  Here are some of the “Interview Highlights” Perfuniq is about creating a personal design for your perfume. Each perfume is unique – a personal...


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