Over the years, I’ve been featured in many articles, as well as appearing on TV, videos and radio programs. I’ve also published a number of articles of my own. Enjoy these, and see a little more what I’m all about! Featuring Fun Joel Some pieces in which I was interviewed, or was the “star of Read More

Online Offerings

In addition to my regular touring options inside of Israel, I also want to have a more global reach. I am able to “guide” you through various sites while you remain in the comfort of your own home (or school, house of worship or office) via my “virtual tour” options. The tours combine video footage, Read More

A Peek into Jerusalem’s Future

I have written before about Batim MiBifnim – Jerusalem Open Houses, both my general appreciation of the free event and about a tour I guided in a previous year. For those who are unfamiliar, this is an annual event that lasts three days. There are walking tours, entry into architecturally interesting private homes and public Read More

Fun Joel’s Shuk Tours Offer a Taste of Jerusalem

One of my more popular specialty tours has always been my Machane Yehuda tasting tour. And lately, following all of the posts I’ve written about the shuk, and the popular reception of my map of every stand in the market, these tours have become even more popular. Still, a lot of people ask me, “So Read More

Israeli Produce Calendar

This page is connected with my posts on Machane Yehuda Market. Click here for my post on “The Shuk Calendar.”Almost all produce in Israel is locally grown, and thus seasonal. A number of years ago, I created a calendar of when foods first become available at Jerusalem’s Machane Yehuda Market. The calendar below just marks Read More