Culture
Young people have been flocking to the Haifa Port for Kartel events. Photo by Matansky

Antidote for date rape

Tel Aviv University chemists have a patented device that detects even small amounts of ‘date-rape drugs’ lurking in a beverage. Photo by Flash 90 No more worries about “date-rape drugs.” “Date rape” of teens and young adults sedated with drug-laced …

Dragon boats are racing to Israel

How – and why – a Canadian Jewish community is bringing this fast-growing team water sport to the Sea of Galilee. Each boat holds 20-22 paired paddlers, a drummer and someone who steers. Israelis are about to be exposed to …

Entertainment,Food and Drink

Israel’s top 10 cafés

Israelis love meeting over a cup of coffee. Over the last 15 years, more and more chains have started offering first-rate java and cuisine. ISRAEL21c picks the 10 best.   Someone visiting cities like Tel Aviv, Jerusalem and Haifa could …

Folk music on the Sea of Galilee [video]

Folk music on the Sea of Galilee [video]

The annual Jacob’s Ladder Festival attracts a variety of musicians from several countries, plus thousands of fans. The Jacob’s Ladder Festival might take place off the main folk music circuit on the banks of the Sea of Galilee in northern …