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November 30, 2019

From Buenos Aires to Patagonia, travelers are cashing in on Argentina's cheap currency as the country has become a go-to destination. But it's not just tango and football, mountain hikes and glacial adventures, increasing numbers of foreign...

March 8, 2019

There is a welcome wind of change that I am happy to see blowing through the vineyards of Israel.


After years of taking nature for granted, at times even by tearing up often virgin terroir to plant vast swaths of trellised vines, and using...

May 17, 2018

"Strawberries cherries and an angel's kiss in Spring" 

When Nancy Sinatra sang these words in 1966 who would have dared to predict that we'd be suffering under a 36° Celsius heatwave - and its only mid-May - and with temperatures soaring its...

May 15, 2018

The seeds for Tura Winery were sown in 1997 when Vered and Erez Ben Sa’adon, newly-married and idealistic intent on settling the hills of Samaria and realizing their Zionist values, moved into a caravan on Har Bracha and planted 20 dunam of...