Lifestyle - Page 48

Getting fit with Fido: Compete in a race with your four-legged friend

Dog-friendly races around the world provide a healthy challenge for humans and canines alike.

King James, Coach Blatt hope to help Cavaliers dominate NBA cosmos

David Blatt reaches the biggest basketball stage on the planet, where he will coach the best player in the known universe, LeBron James.

Salvaged decor adds rustic charm to renovated home

Israeli interior designer Lior Danzig took an old space and made it her own with DIY projects, restored antiques and secondhand furniture.

Jewelry company creates trade school to embrace new immigrants

Organization offers students free schooling, stipend and more to help them out of the cycle of poverty.

Bike-sharing trend shifts into high gear

Cities around the world rent bicycles to tourists and locals on a short-term basis.

Swim through history at Israel's best shipwreck dive sites

These ancient and recent shipwrecks provide a unique view into the past.

9 international breweries worth seeking out for new tastes

You won't typically see these beers on shelves in the U.S., but they're worth a try.

No snow, no problem! 10 great places to hit the sandy slopes

Sand skiing and sandboarding bring the excitement of alpine sports to the world's deserts and dunes.

Open a book in the open air: 8 outdoor libraries and bookstores

These places make discovering your next read an adventure.

7 impressive outdoor gyms from around the world

You won't find air conditioning or piped-in music here, just a vigorous workout.

Beyond the NBA: The world's great basketball leagues

Basketball is truly a global game. These leagues showcase its world-class talent and athleticism.

Israel to face World Cup champions Germany in friendly match

The countries plan to celebrate 50 years of diplomatic relations with 90 minutes on the pitch.

9 of the world's most amazing skate parks

From Portland to Tel Aviv, these skateboarder havens defy the laws of gravity.

Universities in Connecticut and Israel team up to study clean energy

Students and faculty from the University of Connecticut and Technion-Israel Institute of Technology will swap places to present ongoing research.

9 of the world's most exhilarating roller coasters

The adrenaline-pumping rides will take you to amazing speeds, frightening heights and unbelievable extremes. Check out these 9 jaw-dropping roller coasters.