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March 14, 2017

Paradoxical, Yet Explicit Israeli North.

Cow wandering around the Golan Heights. Northern Israel Through my years in Israel, I have been hopelessly in love with the Israeli North. This region consists of thick forest and mountains with picturesque rocks, creepers, blooming trees, and poppies….Poppies are everywhere! The flowers look so brave because of their bright…
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Coming of ageIsrael Discover
January 16, 2017

A Mixtape For My Turmoiled Relationship, Israel (Side B)

Photo on the preview: Vera Nicolopoulos. Follow her on instagram sovsem_poneslo  This is the Side B of my mix tape, for the Side A, click here: Some time ago, I have decided to make a digital mix tape of all the songs that have been accompanying me through the life…
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Israel DiscoverIssues in Israeli Society
December 9, 2016

Historical Perspective on Palestinian and Later,Israeli Conflict in 13 minutes.

Okay...I have to do a post on the issue as the conflict contributes so much to the mentality and lifestyle on both sides. I picked this video for the purpose of explaning the matter because it is light, intertaining and does not evoke political agressiveness. Unlike many mainstream sourses, Crash…
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Coming of ageIsrael Discover
December 3, 2016

A Mixtape For My Turmoiled Relationship,Israel (Side A)

There was a time when people would make each other mixtapes where they would put songs associated with the fondest memories, or moments in their lives. They could be addressed to a beloved one, to a dear friend, or to a place they did not want to leave behind no…
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Israel Discover
October 14, 2016

The Inexplicable Charm of the Israeli Desert.

Someone told me once that with its haunted eternal charm, the desert makes you hate it at first, but then, when you get to know it, the separation is not possible to imagine. The desert always brings me back in time; I change, rebel, worry, achieve, lust, confuse...and only the…
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Israel Discover
October 13, 2016

Yom Kippur – a day off from life.

So there is one day in Israeli year when everything stops, it happens during Yom Kippur, which is a Jewish day of atonement,, wherein most Jews from all walks of life and religiosity come together to fast. During the 25 hour period of not eating and drinking, people tend to…
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Israel Discover
October 9, 2016

Common misconceptions about citizenry of Israel.

To get this blog started, I would like to introduce to your attention some misconceptions about Israel and its society that are widely held by the international community. Sounds pretty political, I know,  but before everyone gets prepared to shoot strong arguments at each other lets just clarify something; I…
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