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Purim 2019 in Israel – but what’s it all about?

Lee Saunders  19/03/2019

I must have been easily impressed with my dad’s costume-making skills when it came to Purim. Using a pair of...

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The Bahá’í – A Mystery with History

Lee Saunders  06/03/2019

“The earth is but one country, and mankind its citizens,” is one of the most famous quotes attributed to Baha’u’llah,...

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 Israel Through A Lens

Lee Saunders  27/02/2019

There is a well-known quote that “no place is boring if you have had a good night’s sleep and a...

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Where the streets Do have a Name; and meaning too

Lee Saunders  11/12/2018

“Turn right here, take the next left there,” tourists can spend as much time staring at their phones just to...

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On the Trail of Rail

Lee Saunders  27/11/2018

Back in 1892, the first railway line in Israel was built between Jerusalem and Jaffa, with the long and winding...

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The Enchanting World of Israeli Natural History

Lee Saunders  28/08/2018

While you may think of the well-known Natural History Museums of New York or London, Tel Aviv has made a...

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A Whole New World – Eilat

Lee Saunders  03/07/2018

“I can show you the world, shining, shimmering, splendid,” sings Aladdin to Princess Jasmine in the Disney track A Whole...

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Israel Celebrates 100 years of Theater

Lee Saunders  03/07/2018

“Sunrise, sunset, sunrise, sunset, swiftly fly the years,” sings veteran Israeli theater actor, Chaim Topol, who played milkman Tevye, in...

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