The official language in Israel is Hebrew, it changed from Arabic in 2018.
other anguages spoken include English and Russian.
Israel Shekel (ILS). Symbol: ₪
$100 USD is approximately 361 ILS.
UTC +03.00, making Israel 7 hours ahead of New York and 10 hours ahead of LA.
The cost of a pint of draught beer in Israel is about 26 ₪ (approx $7 USD), with local markets being around the same price.
The cost of a meal for one in Israel varies depending on the type and quality of food, but is around 55 ₪ (or $15 USD) for main dishes.
Looking to catch a cab? A normal taxi price varies by distance and by city, but for rides of about 5 miles cost around 40 ₪ (approx $11 USD).
Do I need a visa for Israel? US citizens do not need a visa for travel to Israel, just make sure to have a valid passport!
April through to October is hot. October to March is cooler with more rain.