Archives

Bnei Dekalim

Written by on July 4, 2016
Bnei Dekalim

The Lachish region – located in the Northern Negev, in the center of Israel – is currently undergoing great expansion and development. One of the 20 settlements in the region is Bnei Dekalim which was started in 2013.  Bnei Dekalim is a 20 minute drive from the city of Kiryat Gat (45 minute drive to Be’er […]

Continue Reading

Omer

Written by on March 4, 2014
Omer

Omer is an upscale town just north of Beer Sheva. Omer is known for its high socio-economic ranking. It is one of three municipalities to score 10/10, along with Kochav Yair and Savyon. Omer’s population is roughly 7000 residents. The majority of Omer’s population is secular and Ashkenazi, including both young families and senior citizens. Omer […]

Continue Reading

Kiryat Gat

Written by on January 9, 2014
Kiryat Gat

Kiryat Gat’s natural surroundings are some of the most beautiful and fascinating in Israel and are a classic example of Ben-Gurion’s vision of settling the land of Israel. Kiryat Gat was founded in the 1950’s at the heart of the lush and historical Lachish region, surrounded by thousands of acres of national parks, to serve […]

Continue Reading

Eilat

Written by on December 31, 2013
Eilat

Eilat is the most southern of Israel’s cities and is well known as a holiday resort and port on the Red Sea. Eilat is currently home to approximately 46,600 residences. Through various development plans the government wants to increase this number to 150,000 residences and declare Eilat a metropolitan area within the coming years. Local […]

Continue Reading

Mitzpe Ramon

Written by on October 20, 2013
Mitzpe Ramon

Mitzpe Ramon is a unique town due to its stunningly beautiful surroundings, perched on a cliff above the Makhtesh Ramon Crater (a World Heritage Site). The town has a population of approximately 5,500 residents, with a mix of veteran locals, artists who moved from the center of country, Hesder Yeshiva families and a small but […]

Continue Reading

Yerucham

Written by on June 4, 2013
Yerucham

Deep in the heart of Israel’s sunny Negev, located between Lake Yerucham and Israel’s Great Crater, sits the peaceful town of Yerucham. Yerucham is proud of its growing recognition as a center for education in the Negev. Yeruham was established in 1951. Until the 1990s, the majority of its residents came from North African communities, […]

Continue Reading

Ofakim

Written by on June 4, 2013
Ofakim

Founded with 50 families from North Africa in 1955, this city is expected to grow to 65,000 residents within the next 10 years. Aided by Project Alpha to expand the population as well as land development, this community is quickly becoming the center spot of the area. The government has shown a clear interest in […]

Continue Reading

Netivot

Written by on June 4, 2013
Netivot

This city has the charm of being a small remote town, yet its proximity to the center of the country makes it a prime location. Netivot is a city with a very mixed population, where each group works at finding the balance of respect for the other, while maintaining a lifestyle that is meaningful to them. A […]

Continue Reading

Meitar

Written by on June 4, 2013
Meitar

Meitar, a southern gem of a town, was established in 1984 by a mixed group of secular and religious Jews. The feeling of openness and acceptance is a trademark of this friendly community. The town has only single-family private homes that are well laid out, and give the feeling of being in a Florida suburb. Local […]

Continue Reading

Even Shmuel

Written by on June 4, 2013
Even Shmuel

Even Shmuel is fast becoming a prime destination for Dati Leumi Olim. The Yishuv is currently growing at a robust pace, and the first wave of English-speaking Olim have already settled in. Founded in 1956 with 100 families, Even Shmuel is currently in the middle of a major expansion project. 280 families are in the […]

Continue Reading

Top