Israel Illustrated - The Blog

Illustrating Israel - Stories that show what life in Israel is really like.

Home Made Hummus Recipe

Step by step hummus recipe - how to make it and how to serve this staple of Israeli food :)

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Rekab Brush Factory

A Visit to the Rekab Brush Factory - See how these fabulous art and make-up brushes are made!

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Harvest Coloring Page - Ruhama, Israel

Realistic Harvest coloring page for Shavuot- aerial view with hot air balloon of the fields and badlands of Ruhama in Israel

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Eurovision Song Contest in Israel 2019

The 2019 Eurovision Song Contest is coming to Israel! we've put together all the useful links to get you Eurovision ready:

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Eurovision Update: Madonna is coming!

Snow in Jerusalem

It's official! Madonna will sing two songs on the 2019 Eurovision.

Another super-woman will make an appearance as well: Gal Gadot is coming home for the event.

Hoping for snow in Jerusalem

Snow in Jerusalem
The question everyone's asking is: Will it catch?
Jerusalem is gearing up for the first snow in five years.
Schools will close from 15:00, and the mayor has already prepared salt and a couple of tractors to clear the roads to the capital.

Of course, all the Olim from the former USSR are laughing in amazement at how two flakes of snow bring this country to a standstill; but let's face it, we're much better at summer.

Israeli Eurovision Winners

Israeli Eurovision Winners: Videos and behind the scene stories of Israeli songs in the Eurovision Song Contest

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Dana International - Winner of the 1998 Eurovision Song Contest

Israeli pop icon Dana International burst into our lives at the 1998 Eurovision Song Contest, and changed our image from dusty desert to colorful feathers

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In your head - a Dede Paste Up Graffiti

I was headed for the falafel Hakosem on King George street when I saw this in a niche near a kiosk. I love Dede! I saw you have a collection of his work.

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Tel Aviv Street Art

Tel Aviv street art explained - political, religious and funny graffiti in Israel, and what it says about life here

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Tel Aviv Graffiti Artist

Some Tel Aviv Graffiti Artists sign their works by a tag - Dede, Sened and others. It's always fun to recognize a familiar style - like meeting a friend.

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Hebrew Text Graffiti on the walls of Tel Aviv

A great deal of the graffiti in Tel Aviv textual. Text graffiti, it seems, is more natural than pictures to the People of The Book.

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Hydroponic Farming on the Tel Aviv Rooftops

There's a green surprise on the rooftop of Tel Aviv's first shopping mall: A big Hydroponic Farming Greenhouse

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The Israeli Flag - Design and Politics

Great graphic design and a political tool - the Israeli Flag is a superbrand!

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Artisanal Sufganiyot By Roladin Bakery

Salivate over the gorgeous and delicious artistic sufganiyot by Roladin Bakery in in Israel

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