Hannah Katz

Israeli dance troupes have international allure

Boundary-pushing dance companies are attracting talent from all over the world.

Israel's version of Ironman mixes desert, beach and grit

Israman, the triathlon race that mixes desert with beach, is attracting Ironman competitors from all over the globe.

Even if you've never heard of this band, you probably know its music

Popular musicians are sampling the Mediterranean-infused hip hop sound of Balkan Beat Box.

9 new world records to set your sights on surpassing

Want to set some Guinness world records? Now's your chance. These 9 new, unique Guinness world records are the perfect challenge for thrill-seekers.

These fresh new restaurants might just replace 'the usual'

These Israeli restaurants that have taken root in the United States might just replace your usual spots for coffee, lunch and dessert.