Hope you all had a good weekend! Our week has been crazy! After waking up at 4:15am on Wednesday, July 13th, in the Beduin tent, we got ready for our very busy day. We had a quick breakfast of sweetened tea and crackers to give us enough energy to start our day with a twenty [...]
Israel Journey – Kingswood/Jori
Hope you are having a great week! We have been having the craziest week here in Israel! On Monday, we woke up early to travel to and hike up the Kassui sand dunes. Once we got to the top, we were able to roll down them. After, we cooled off by snorkeling in the Red [...]
On Friday we went to Tel Aviv for the day. We started with a quick lesson about the murder of Israel's Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin. Following this, we split up into groups to interview the people of Israel that we could find in the Rabin square. We asked them about how they felt about Israel, and what they thought Israel learned from the assassination of Rabin.
Hope all is well, what a busy week we have had! On Wednesday, July 6th we woke up early for a ride to Tzfat. When we got there, we began by seeing an amazing view of the holy city, and learning about the city's history. We then had some time to go shopping through the [...]
Here is what we have been up to the last few days! Monday July 4th To begin our Monday morning, we woke up early and ate breakfast at the kibbutz. After breakfast we ascended the Golan Heights. We got to see the view of the waterfall there and a select few also chose to go [...]
We can't believe it's almost been a week since we landed in Israel, what an amazing journey so far! Upon landing in Israel, we played lots of games and ice breakers to help our two camps get to know each other. We started off our trip in Jerusalem and immediately went to the old city to [...]