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במשך השנים הרבות בהן אני מדריך קבוצות נתקלתי בסיטואציות מרתקות. בעמוד זה אני מתכוון לחלוק איתכם חלק מהחוויות הירושלמיות האלו.

Finding my Jerusalem in London

This is just the way I am: Every time I travel in a foreign city I try to find Jerusalem in it. Rabi Nachman of Breslau once said that wherever he goes he always goes to the land of Israel.

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A Tour and Discourse in Jerusalem

As a Tour Guide in Jerusalem, I work with many tourists and Israelis and I love working with diverse groups – I feel that meeting different groups keeps me sharp and gives me better knowledge of my own environment and

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Some corner of a foregin field

World War I  left a deeply scarred western society. The millions left dead, the crippled and the returning soldiers who could not find peace in the postwar world changed the face of Europe for good. These days the trauma is

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Beta Israels Sigd festival in Armon Hanatziv neighborhood

Everybody is drawn by Jerusalem. Every Jerusalem resident know that when he sees a new flag raised in the city he’d better stay home. You don’t want to walk or drive the streets of the city when some foreign diplomat

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A ball in Alhambra palace

Often, when I go out and walk the streets of Jerusalem I encounter a place or a person that surprises me. A while ago it happened to me again. I attended an event that was organized by a tour company

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At the Kotel with the Wish Ambulance

Recently I was privileged to guide a once in a lifetime tour. A nice family from Be’er Sheva called me with one special request. Dina, The mother and grandmother of the family is struggling with cancer and the doctors fear

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Houses from Within in Jerusalem

At least once a year a fascinating event takes place in Jerusalem. During the festival of Houses from within many private people and various institutions open the gates of their homes and buildings and let every curious visitor inside free

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Flat Stanley’s Visit to Jerusalem

Stanley Lambchop was just another ordinary boy. One day, he was given a bulletin board for displaying postcards and pictures. The board was hung over Stanley’s bed. An unfortunate decision as in the middle of the night it fell on

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The Tale of Sri Morari Bapu in Zedekiah’s Cave

I would like to thank Pamela Salomon Benner for editing the English translation of this post Outside the walls of the Old City of Jerusalem and east of Damascus Gate is a small green door. If you stand in front

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Three Lea’s – Three Love Stories in Jerusalem

When we hear the name Jerusalem it reminds us of history, holiness and mysticism, however Jerusalem is also a city of passion. For thousands of years it was a dwelling place for people made of flesh and blood who lusted,

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My week

  • 28.5.2017
Rabin's memorial. Tel Aviv.
אנדרטת רבין. תל אביב.
  • 27.5.2017
Cave number 4 in Qumran in which some of the dead sea scrolls where discovered.
מערה מספר 4 בקומראן בה התגלו מספר רב של מגילות ים המלח.
  • 26.5.2017
Tsuba amusement park.
קיפצובה.
  • 25.5.2017
Mahane Yehuda market. Jerusalem.
שוק מחנה יהודה. ירושלים.
  • 24.5.2017
"And thoh shalt love" flag at the inclusive Jerusalem day parade.
דגל "ואהבת" במצעד יום ירושלים המכיל.
  • 23.5.2017
Aladdin's cave in the Shuk (market) of the old city. Jerusalem.
מערת הקסמים של אלאדין בשוק בעיר העתיקה. ירושלים.
  • 22.5.2017
Yad Lakashish.
Jerusalem.
יד לקשיש. ירושלים.

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