New York – March 26, 2015:  In a region with an abundance of historically significance sites, picturesque vineyards and olive groves, the first “Bible Marathon” will be held on April 9th, 2015.  Runners will follow in the footsteps of the “Man of Benjamin,” a 42km route from Rosh Ha’ayin to the ancient city of, Read More

New York – March 11, 2015: The annual Tel Aviv Summer Pride festival, which will take place from June 4-14, 2015, is expected to attract 30,000 international visitors to Tel Aviv this summer.  This year’s festival will kick off on June 4th and will focus on the transgender community to raise awareness of its challenges,, Read More

THE LARGEST HOARD OF GOLD COINS EVER FOUND IN ISRAEL RECOVERED FROM THE SEABED IN THE ANCIENT HARBOR IN CAESAREA NATIONAL PARK The largest collection of gold coins discovered in Israel was found recently on the seabed in the ancient harbor in Caesarea National Park. A group of divers and the Marine Archaeology Unit, Read More

Three major international pop acts will be staging concerts in the Tel Aviv area this May: Robbie Williams will play at Hayarkon Park in Tel Aviv on May 2, as part of his Let Me Entertain You worldwide tour; One Republic will be giving an outdoor summer performance at Hayarkon Park on May 28 as part of, Read More

TEL AVIV, Israel – More than 40,000 runners are expected to descend upon Tel Aviv to participate in the 2015 Tel Aviv Marathon. Taking place on February 27th 2015, runners from Israel and abroad will participate together in Israel’s largest international sports event. 42.195 km long, the marathon ends next to Ganey Yehoshua Park, Read More

Actor Richard Gere made his third trip in the past year to Israel on June 4th, as one of the guests of honor for Tel Aviv University’s International Student Film Festival. Gere’s four day visit included three workshops for aspiring filmmakers at the Cinemateques in Tel Aviv, Sderot and Nazareth, as well as several events, Read More

Chris Noth visited the Western Wall (Kotel), the holiest site for Jews around the world. “It’s of great spiritual passion and value to be here and for me as a Catholic it has a special meaning, as it would for anyone,” he said during his 10-day visit to Israel, as a guest of the, Read More

With the summer party season quickly heating up, Tel Aviv has something new to add to a growing list of amenities no other vacation destination can offer. Located on the Tel Aviv Port, the Goldstar Wave Bar opened in June and instantly became the longest bar in the world, at 394 feet. The “art, Read More

After 37 years of nomadic existence, Israel’s national classical ballet company has acquired a fitting home in the heart of Tel Aviv, Israel’s cultural capital. The Rose Cooper Israel Ballet Center will house the company and its school, The Classical Ballet Center. With a main studio of 2,625 sq. ft, the company now has, Read More

Israir, Israel’s “other” airline, is now offering a September Special of $767 round-trip from New York to Tel-Aviv, valid for departures between September 1st and September 10th. This fare is available with no advance purchase or minimum stay required. The maximum stay is 14 days, though it can be extended to 28 days for, Read More