Ten Reasons Why We Adore Israel Living

It’s been just about a decade since the ‘Tamarim’ have moved on up to Israel.   By now we know the rhythm of how Yom Ha’atzmaut–Israel Independence Day–works.   Israel living doesn’t get old.   First, Yom HaZikaron–Memorial Day, in which we remember and honor all those who have sacrificed so that we can live […]

What Tamarim Concierge has Been Up To

If you think it’s been quiet here on the blog at Tamarim Concierge, you’re right. We just needed a moment to catch our breath. First it was our whirlwind trip to New York City, where we were invited to take part in the Nefesh B’Nefesh Mega Event. It’s always a privilege meeting people planning their Aliyah […]

Purim Prep

No sooner had Chanuka ended when a slight buzz was already heard in the air. Sure, days were short and wintry. Rain beat down on rooftops and the almond trees had yet to blossom. Still the murmurs could be heard. They started quietly amongst the children. What will you be this Purim? Hamantashen were spotted […]

Yeshiva Week: Itineraries and Quizzes

Here’s a quiz from Tamarim Concierge. It has to do with all the great activities that you can plan for your visit to Israel during Yeshiva Week. Maybe you’re coming to visit your Gap-Year student. Or maybe you’re coming just because the kids are on vacation and it’s a great opportunity to expose them to […]

Aliyah Planning – So Much To Do!

The decision to make Aliyah—move to Israel–is one of the most important and far-reaching decisions you’ll ever make.  And once its been made, the hard work, both technical and emotional, must begin. Tamarim Concierge knows what an exciting—and scary time this can be. As you begin to plan the details of your move, it is […]

Bridging the Gap

I still remember getting ready for my gap year in Israel after high school, even though it was so many years ago.  In those days we didn’t call it a Gap Year.  There was no name.  It was just called the Year in Israel.  I remember the planning, the buying, the packing which all culminated […]