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Whom to contact

You find our book in various bookshops and other places in a variety of countries. If you have any questions, suggestions, ideas, please contact us and we will try to help you as soon as possible. If you like to represent us […]

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Welcome to HotspOTs Israel

Hi, my name is Joanne Nihom. I am originally from Holland, and have been living in Israel for the past few years. I wrote HotspOTs Israel, a Travel Guide with a Difference with Esther Voet. Here I will keep you […]

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Hidden Places in Jerusalem

“… I create original tours which go off the beaten track and expose the real face of Jerusalem. As a local Jerusalem Tour guide, I’m totally “home-grown”. I offer an opportunity to familiarize with  Jerusalem’s hidden corners. I am mostly […]

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Israeli Breakfast !

The Israeli breakfast best in the world? I expected to be enthused by the Israeli culinary scene, but I never expected to be excited by “breakfast”.  I’ve never been a breakfast person … not until I arrived in Israel.


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Feeling More Than Well

A unique concept in accommodation … Home in the Old City of Be’er Sheva and … Zimmeriem (B &B) in retired buses.


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It Is All About Fashion

TLV Style …  providing you with an insider’s view to the innovative Israeli fashion and design scene. A custom-tailored experience you will never forget.



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Home Away From Home

For over a hundred years, the American Colony has been a home away from home for discerning travelers who recognize quality. Immerse yourself in its unique and tranquil beauty, while delving into Jerusalem’s rich past, and add your name to […]

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Romance in Safed

A romantic stay in Safed, in the northern part of Israel. A unique 400 year old stone house with a charming inner courtyard with a vine.


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19 Israeli Delicacies

So everyone knows that in Israel, hummus flows almost as freely as water… but there’s way more to Israeli food than that! Borrowing flavors from the cultures that live within the state, Israeli food has people all over the world […]

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Making Do With Little

A wonderful exhibition by Efrat Natan (born in 1947 in Kibbutz Kfar Ruppin) in the Israel Museum in Jerusalem. Natan’s works are characterized by “making do with little”; their forms are simple and they are made of everyday materials, mostly […]

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Western Galilee Tourism Information Center

On Tuesday, March 8, the new JNF Western Galilee Visitors Center was dedicated in the historic city of Acre. Some 2.5 million tourists visit the city of Akko annually, usually on short day-trips to the spectacular and enchanting historical sights […]

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Home Cooking with Love

Nagila is a kosher dairy restaurant with a focus on vegetarian and vegan dishes. Wonderful food, prepared with a lot of love … all home cooking. All the dishes are fresh, high quality with healthy ingredients. Everything is made to order, […]