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Israel Netanya

| September 5, 2012 | 0 Comments
Israel Netanya

Israel Netanya Museums Two museums in the Netanya area bear witness to the significance of agriculture in Israel, especially during the pre-state years, when mass immigration to Palestine began and in the early years of the State of Israel. Tractor History Museum This unusual museum bears witness to the importance agriculture played in the lives […]

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Netanya Museums

| September 5, 2012 | 0 Comments
Netanya Museums

Netanya Israel: “Well House” The “Well House” building in Netanya Israel is what remains of Pardes Hag’dud (Brigade Orchard Farm), a farm established in 1928. The house was originally bought by British citizens, members of the Jewish Brigade who served with the British army in Palestine during World War I. Because these Jews were British war veterans, the High […]

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What to Do in Eilat

| September 5, 2012 | 0 Comments
What to Do in Eilat

Visit the City of Eilat Not sure what to do in Eilat? If you travel to Eilat by car or bus, you will drive through miles and miles of barren rocky desert for as far as the eye can see. Then suddenly, almost like a mirage, appears the city of Eilat, with trees and lush […]

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Tel Aviv Museum of Art

| September 5, 2012 | 0 Comments
Tel Aviv Museum of Art

Museums in Tel Aviv The Tel Aviv Museum of Art is one of Israel’s most important cultural institutions. It houses the largest collection of Israeli art in the world, containing a wide selection of contemporary works, as well as a large collection of European and international art from the last 300 years. Its first location in […]

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Diaspora Museum

| September 5, 2012 | 0 Comments
Diaspora Museum

Four Tel Aviv Museums Not to Miss 1. Diaspora Museum Tel Aviv Also known as Beit Hatfutsot or Museum of the Jewish People, the Diaspora Museum is situated in Ramat Aviv near the Tel Aviv University. The change in its English name from the Museum of the Diaspora to the Museum of the Jewish People reflects the […]

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Streets of Jerusalem

| July 30, 2012 | 0 Comments
Streets of Jerusalem

Jerusalem Streets: HaRav Kook Street Take a short walk to HaRav Kook Street, almost directly across Zion Square.  On the corner where Rav Kook Street meets Jaffa Road, you’ll find a line of sherut vans taking passengers to Tel Aviv.  This is quite useful information to keep in mind if you’re ever in a hurry to get […]

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Holocaust Museum Israel: Yad Vashem

| July 30, 2012 | 0 Comments
Holocaust Museum Israel: Yad Vashem

Holocaust Museum Israel If you have never before visited the Holocaust Museum Israel (Yad Vashem) or haven’t been back since your first visit to Israel, then it’s time to drive to Mount Herzl at the edge of the Jerusalem Forest to experience the Holocaust Museum that was redesigned, updated, and rededicated in 2005. The new campus of the […]

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Gush Etzion

| July 25, 2012 | 1 Comment
Gush Etzion

Gush Etzion – A Variety of Landscapes Gush Etzion, otherwise known as the Etzion Bloc, comprises a cluster of rural communities dotted along the Judean hills, south of Jerusalem. Its history and rolling landscapes play host to a treasure of archaeological delights, natural wonders, and a pastiche of cultural happenings, with Kibbutz Kfar Etzion, Tekoa, […]

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Museums in Tel Aviv

| July 24, 2012 | 0 Comments
Museums in Tel Aviv

Things to Do in Tel Aviv If you’re looking for what to do in Tel Aviv, check out the many Tel Aviv museums, including the following four. 1. Israel Defense Forces (IDF) Museum This museum houses a fascinating collection of weapons, tanks, and armored vehicles used during the War of Independence, as well as old VIP cars used by […]

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Tel Aviv Museum

| July 19, 2012 | 0 Comments
Tel Aviv Museum

Looking for a Great Tel Aviv Museum? Today’s museums have gone hi-tech, hands-on, computerized, and are great fun to visit. Tel Aviv has some of the most interesting and innovative museums in the world. Several museums are situated in north Tel Aviv, near the University or Haim Levanon Street, making it easy to visit several consecutively. However if […]

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