Articles for off the beaten path

Spending Rosh Hashanah in Israel: 2010

Spending Rosh Hashanah in Israel: 2010 August 29, 2010 | Events, off the beaten path, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Shana Tova(A Good Year) I Wonder What She's Reading... An early Shana Tova(Good Year!) to you!  The Jewish holiday is celebrated throughout the world by Jews and others wishing to get in on the cultural festivities. Madonna even spent one Rosh Hashanah in Israel, and though not Jewish, she is a...

The best Haifa has to offer

The best Haifa has to offer August 21, 2010 | off the beaten path, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
I may be an expert on Tel Aviv, but sometimes I like to get out of the city and travel to other parts of Israel. A 45 minute train or bus ride north will get your to one of Israel’s four largest cities: Haifa. Though Haifa isn’t the metropolitan city that Tel Aviv is, there is one phenomenal...

Cooking in Israel: a Tasteful Tour to Treasure

Cooking in Israel: a Tasteful Tour to Treasure August 5, 2010 | Food, off the beaten path, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Traditional Israeli Foods When you walk into a restaurant in a foreign country, even if you have a refined palate, you’re not always able to detect the individual ingredients that formed together to make the delectable dish that you’re about to consume. So you ask “What’s in it?”...

Off the Typical Trail of Tel Aviv Travel: 5 “Hidden Gems”

Off the Typical Trail of Tel Aviv Travel: 5 “Hidden Gems” August 4, 2010 | Food, Hotels, off the beaten path, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
In a land with Israel’s history, one doesn’t need to travel far to find hidden gems. Tel Aviv, however, is relatively new, being formed only 101 years ago when the historic city of Jaffa got too big. Tel Aviv’s history, though, is full of interesting human stories, and amazing, little-known...

Shuk, Fatout, Trumpeldor…and the Sea

Shuk, Fatout, Trumpeldor…and the Sea July 14, 2010 | Food, off the beaten path, Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
A day in Tel Aviv can be spent in many different ways. One can take a cultural tour, have a religious experience, relax by the beach, shop for hours, experience history, eat new and exciting or old world traditional food. One can do a little bit of everything. Choose the pace you wish to go: do you want...

Interested in TA Galleries? Here is a self-guided tour!

Interested in TA Galleries? Here is a self-guided tour! May 22, 2010 | off the beaten path, Things to Do | Read More
After a little research, I discovered a self-guided tour down Rothschild Boulevard in Tel Aviv. I have visited Rothschild before. It is a gorgeous walk down the center promenade with so many trees that it feels as though you’re walking under a leafy canopy created to shade you from the intense...