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Dalton Winery and Wine Tasting

One of our favortie brands of Israeli wines is Dalton. They make a wonderful selection of non-mevushal wines. Recently we were in Tsfat and decided to take the 12 minute drive north to visit the Dalton Winery and Visitor Center.

The masgiach was available to discuss the wines with us in English and pour . . . → Read More: Dalton Winery and Wine Tasting

Derech HaEtz – Wood Adventure in Shadmot Devorah

This is a great kids’ activity in the Galilee. It’s only 10 minutes from Villa Rimona Zimmers in Yavniel. Recently I took my 4 year old grandson and we had a great time.

The highlight is making your own wood project. Yehuda Or chose to make a katamaran sailboat, but other options include a tractor, . . . → Read More: Derech HaEtz – Wood Adventure in Shadmot Devorah

De Karina Chocolate Factory – Ein Zivan, Golan Heights

After visiting the waterfalls on the Golan Heights, or the Talmudic Village in Katsrin, this is a great stop for the whole family.

De Karina makes delicious chocolate and liquers and they offer a fun tour and workshop, and you’ll take home your very own hand made chocolates.

If you are a chocolate lover . . . → Read More: De Karina Chocolate Factory – Ein Zivan, Golan Heights

Marzipan Museum & Activity Center – Kfar Tavor – 10min

Have you ever seen a Marzipan Elvis? Just down the road from us is a unique family attraction – the Marzipan Museum at Kfar Tavor.

Part of the new visitor center at the popular Tavor Winery it’s a fun activity for the whole family. There are amazing sculptures of celebrities and politicians as well as . . . → Read More: Marzipan Museum & Activity Center – Kfar Tavor – 10min

Gourmet Olive Oil Tasting in Katzrin – with Villa Rimona Zimmers

You may have been to a “wine tasting,” but recently we tried an “olive oil tasting” in Katzrin on the Golan Heights. Here’s a fun 2 minute video including us “tasting” the oil and “scrubbing” with olive soap. http://youtu.be/i9vyLoBrpUE . . . → Read More: Gourmet Olive Oil Tasting in Katzrin – with Villa Rimona Zimmers

Katzrin Park – Ancient Talmudic Village – Golan Heights – with Villa Rimona Zimmers

Join us on a video walk-thru of Rabbi Abun’s 2000-year-old house in Katzrin in the Golan Heights. This two-story home boasts a large master suite, and a lovely courtyard for your chickens but sorry folks, there are no bathrooms and no running water. And it’s not for sale. It’s at the Ancient Talmudic Village at Katzrin Park Living Museum. . . . → Read More: Katzrin Park – Ancient Talmudic Village – Golan Heights – with Villa Rimona Zimmers

Dvorat HaTavor – Honey Bee Farm

One of the great family attractions in the Lower Galilee is Dvorat HaTavor Honey Bee and Silk Worm Farm at Moshav Shadmot Devorah.

There are tours of the farm in English or Hebrew of how the beehives work and how honey is made. You’ll also get a tour and explanation of how silk worms make . . . → Read More: Dvorat HaTavor – Honey Bee Farm

Mi VeMoo Dairy Farm in Yavne’el

Chana and I took a break this week when our neighbor Laura invited us to visit one of the local attractions that would be of interest to our Zimmer guests. Her friend Daphna organizes visits to her family dairy farm cald “Mi ve Moo.” We had a great time. The farm is state of the art and one robot milks the entire herd of cows! You have to see this short 2 min video. It’s amazing. . . . → Read More: Mi VeMoo Dairy Farm in Yavne’el