Israel Elections 2013

voting in Israel

Elections 2013, Israel

I’m  lucky. My visit to Israel happened to occur the same time as the Israeli elections and I’ve had the great privilege of being part of the Election Day happening. And what exciting elections these turned to be. Continue reading

Winter in Israel – a Day on the Beach

Children playing on the beach, Israel 2013

Children having fun on Netanya Beach on a beautiful winter day

It is the midst of winter in Chicago, Illinois, and in Israel, but what a difference. While my friends in the Windy City are weathering 1°F (-17°C), I am vacationing in Israel and enjoying a spring like 68°F (20°C),
Today I spent a glorious day on the beach in Netanya, about 18 miles north of Tel-Aviv. Here are some photos I took on the beach.