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Alik Gershon Chess Master Breaks Guinness Record

Alik Gershon Israeli chess grandmaster on Thursday began a marathon chess match against 520 players in an attempt to beat the Guinness record for simultaneous chess games, currently held by Iran.The tournament began in Tel Aviv’s Rabin Square with grandmaster Alik Gershon shaking hands with every single player as he walked along rows of tables [...]

World Largest Carpet of 500,000 Flower

World Largest Tel Aviv Carpet of 500,000 Flowers The city of Tel Aviv continued its year-long centennial celebration on Wednesday (September 16), with the installation of a sweeping carpet of flowers in the city’s Rabin Square, received as a gift from the city of Brussels. The half-million flowers used to compose the colourful carpet arrived from Belgium [...]