Best Israel Summer Destinations for 2022
Summer is on the way and the Israeli government is gradually moving towards scrapping all COVID-19-related travel restrictions. The tourist industry is desperate for foreign visitors and many Israeli families are hoping for visits to top Israel summer destinations from relatives living abroad. Israel is an amazing country for a summer vacation, with hot weather,
Just Made Aliyah?
Here are some tips for setting up your home in Israel. If you just made Aliyah, or are planning to move to Israel – congratulations! You’re not only moving to a new home but are starting a brand new life. Israel is a wonderful country with some great opportunities. If you make the initial adjustment,
Digital Presents for 2021 – and for Hanukkah!
The big trend in 2021 is for digital presents. Kids still love to unwrap physical presents and get new toys, but adults are opting for the greater freedom of choice that comes with digital gifts. The most obvious present is digital gift cards to spend in someone’s favorite online store. Even though Hanukkah is early
Three Technology Trends in 2021: Are They Here To Stay?
Check out three emerging technology trends from 2021 that may be here to stay!
Beautiful Nature Destinations in Israel for the Holiday Vacation
Planning A Nature Holiday Vacation? Check Out These Beautiful Destinations in Israel September is not only one of Israel’s most beautiful months, it also has some of the most important holidays in the Jewish calendar where vacations are expected especially to beautiful nature destinations in Israel. We’ve already celebrated Rosh Ha Shanah and Sukkot is
Anglo Communities in Northern Israel: What You Need to Know Part 2
In our previous post we looked at the challenges – and opportunities – that come with making aliyah. One of the keys to making a successful aliyah, and enjoying a great quality of life in Israel, is finding the right place to live. You might think that in such a small country, your location isn’t
The Aliyah Process: What You Need To Know
What is Aliyah? Aliyah is an anglicised version of the Hebrew word ‘עֲלִיָּה’. It literally means ascent. Making aliyah has become the standard term for the process of emigrating to Israel. Under the Law of Return, every Jew has an automatic right to Israeli Citizenship – regardless of their current nationality or religious outlook. The
Anglo Communities in Israel: What You Need To Know
Making Aliyah is an exciting and challenging process. It may well be the single most rewarding thing that you ever do. But life for Anglos in Israel isn’t always easy and you will need a support network if you’re going to make it as an Oleh Hadash. Even if you and your family are already
5 Self-Care Tips for Olim (and really everyone)
The need for self-care is an idea that has grown steadily in the past few years. Taking a break and caring for one’s needs, whether emotional, physical, or spiritual is important in all areas of life, including work, home, when caring for children, or anyone else. Especially in the era of Covid-19, health and wellness
Making Friends When Making Aliyah
Aliyah, like many changes in life, is a chance to reinvent oneself, and tap into new experiences. However, the thought of making new friends can come with a variety of emotions. Some are outgoing and make connections easily, the type often called a chevremon in Hebrew. Others prefer quiet times with a few people, and