Felafel, raising the kids and affection for Eyal Golan

17.10.2013                      13.Cheschwan.5774

Feature: (Interview)

Felafel, raising the kids and affection for Eyal Golan

Seven days to go until the Post’s Diplomatic Conference, we present daily excerpts from the official conference magazine – today, an interview with US Ambassador Dan Shapiro and his wife, Julie.

As far as I know, we’ve never had a US ambassador to Israel quite like Daniel Shapiro, who dove into Israeli life with a passion.
At times he can be seen at the beach (usually in Herzliya), eating a felafel on the street, wearing a shtreimel and dancing at a haredi rabbi’s wedding, or out hiking with his family. He has been busy absorbing the smells, sights and people, all of which he does modestly and with a smile….