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11 Instagram Accounts to Follow Before You Travel to Israel
By: Mari Pack
March 9, 2021
Your trip to Israel is coming up. You’ve booked tickets, made plans, bought sunscreen. Time to imagine big! Take a look at some of our favorite Instagram accounts to get in the mood, get inspired, and get ready to experience incredible Israel.  @mikesolomonov Mike Solomonov is a chef, friend to Via Sabra, and collaborator on […]
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Embrace the August Heat in Israel With These Insider Tips
By: Elana Lubka
February 22, 2021
Israel has the perfect climate to visit at all times of the year – including the peak of the summer in August. Israelis are famous for embracing the heat and we’re here to share with you the hottest attractions Israel has to offer each August. Experience the Israeli summer like a local with these insider […]
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Uncovering Israeli Cuisine with Tour Guide Orit Levi
By: Elana Lubka
There are tour guides and then there are tour guides. There are those who simply show the sites and those who are passionate about creating meaningful experiences through exploring local culture and cuisine. Orit Levi, one of Via Sabra’s beloved tour guides, does just that. After spending years working intensively in the restaurant industry, Orit […]
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Overlanding Across Israel in Style: Israeli Footwear, Explained
By: Elana Lubka
They say a person’s fashion choices say a lot about their character and interests – and Israelis are no exception. Because those Shoresh sandals and Blundstone boots you see so many people wearing are perfect for exploring the great outdoors (and making a fashion statement along the way).  We’ve broken down the Israeli footwear scene […]
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Don’t Forget to Download These 10 Essential Phone Apps Before Visiting Israel
By: Elana Lubka
February 14, 2021
You’ve packed your bags and confirmed your flights. But have you downloaded the best (and most necessary) phone apps to make exploring Israel smooth and convenient? We recommend you get your phone ready for your travels as well, as the following 10 essential apps will change the way you navigate and experience Israel. Gett Taxi […]
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Eat Like a Local: 10 Must-Try Foods in Israel
By: Elana Lubka
The best part about visiting a different country is having zero excuses about eating your way through the local cuisine. And Israel is no exception.  Via Sabra is proud of its specialization in Israel’s gastronomical scene, featuring in-depth culinary tours (with lots of sampling involved) that highlight the diversity of Israeli society.  We’ve highlighted the […]
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The Best Gifts to Bring Back From Israel For Family And Friends
By: Mari Pack
January 30, 2021
Israel is full of incredible sights, thrilling adventures, and exotic flavors. Many travelers wish to communicate their experiences to folks back home in the form of Israel souvenirs. Unless you’re a local, it’s hard to know what to buy in Israel. We’ve compiled a list of our favorite cool things to buy in Israel so […]