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Yishay Shavit – a tour guide in Jerusalem

Parashat Bamidbar

Every group of people who strives to establish a firm and sustainable society has to go through a true fundamental change. A young society has to start like an organized group. To make it simple: This society has to establish

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Parashat Ki Tetze

  Parashat Ki Tetze is a portion that inhabits a huge number of commandments – more that any other portion of the Torah. Some took the trouble and found as many as seventy-four commandments in the portion. Among other issues

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Salt and Water – To the Dead Sea region

The dead sea is going to die!  In a one day tour to the lowest place on earth we will check the link between the salt and the fact that the sea is in danger.  Is it reversible?  What happened

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First encounter with Christianity in Jerusalem

Christianity is everywhere – films, television, songs, and everyday life.  It is hard to grow up in the modern world without knowing this religion.  Certainly, the best place to learn about the Christian religion is the Old City of Jerusalem. 

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The God of Small Things

If you are walking in the streets of Jerusalem it would be wise if you look all around you and pay attention to all the little details.  We will also visit the narrow alleys and the fancy halls of the

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A History Tour

4,500 years of history are not to be taken lightly. in a city where the Ayyubids, the Khwarizm people, the Ikhshidids and other resided,  you need a tour guide to help you navigate through the different dates.  On this History

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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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Food in Jerusalem

While walking the streets of Jerusalem you can’t help but notice the sight, smell and taste of the great food in the markets. No tour in Jerusalem is whole without them. Back to Homepage- Tours in Jerusalem

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Doors and windows in Jerusalem

Jerusalem is a city full of surprises. Every time you open a door or peek through a window you may find a whole world inside. I never miss a chance to look through an opening in Jerusalem. This gallery reveals

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Newspaper Articales

So far I have only articals in Hebrew. sorry   Back to homr page – Tours in Jerusalem לעמוד בעברית

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My week

  • 24.2.2018
"A refugee does not deport another refugee" a demonstration of those who support stopping the deportation of #refugees from Israel. #telaviv 
הפגנה נגד גירוש ה#פליטים מישראל. #תלאביב
  • 23.2.2018
#tayasimspring int the #judeanmountains 
#עיןטייסים ב #הריירושלים
  • 22.2.2018
The #dormitionabbey #jerusalem 
#כנסייתהדורמציון  #ירושלים
  • 21.2.2018
The lobby of the #waldrofastoria hotel #jerusalem 
הלובי של מלון #וולדורףאסטוריה #ירושלים
  • 20.2.2018
The #forest comes back to life after last year fire #mounteitan the #judeanmountains #jnf
היער חוזר לחיים לאחר השריפה של השנה שעברה #הראיתן #הרייהודה #קקל
  • 19.2.2018
#snail #jerusalem 
#חילזון  #ירושלים
  • 18.2.2018
 #mamillamall #Jerusalem 
#ממילא #ירושלים

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