Something new in the eucalyptus grove down in the wadi!
Looks like the Meitar Scout troop has been up a tree, working on their lashing skills.
Le quignon - is it your favorite part too?
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Pictures of life in Jerusalem and the Jerusalem Hills. And since August 2013 a look at the northern Negev, my new home.
An orthophoto . . . is an aerial photograph geometrically corrected ("orthorectified") such that the scale is uniform: the photo has the same lack of distortion as a map. Unlike an uncorrected aerial photograph, an orthophotograph can be used to measure true distances, because it is an accurate representation of the Earth's surface, having been adjusted for topographic relief, lens distortion, and camera tilt.You can enjoy Ofek's panoramic aerial photos of Israel at their gallery.
One unusual characteristic of this fearsome predator is its caring nature as a parent. Where most reptiles lay their eggs and move on, mother and father Nile crocs ferociously guard their nests until the eggs hatch, and they will often roll the eggs gently in their mouths to help hatching babies emerge..
For only NIS 80 ($23), your little tyke can have that fashion forward fresh-from-the-concentration-camp look now on sale at international chain Zara.The children’s 65% cotton, 35% polyester white shirt with dark horizontal stripes sports a fetching yellow Star of David badge on its left breast. It’s called the “sheriff,” and a closer look reveals that the word is indeed lightly etched upon the badge.
See a nice little video of the kids at the mobile library on YouTube.In the 1980's, a group of Bedouin girls got together to improve life in their village. In 1996 the Association for the Improvement of Women's Status achieved official recognition as the first Bedouin women's non-profit organization in Southern Israel.Today we run a successful embroidery program to generate income for Bedouin women and preserve traditional handicrafts.We operate a mobile library serving over 1,500 children, as well as educational programs for women and youth.We invite you to visit the Desert Embroidery Visitor Center or browse the fine handmade embroidery products we offer.