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Dear Family and Friends, Please enjoy this update from Jason, one of the teens on our trip! Thursday, July 26 Today kicks off the first full day back in the nation’s capital. We woke up early to a beautiful breakfast in our new hotel, Jerusalem Gold. First on the agenda we hit the Knesset, the [...]

Hello parents!! Today we left the area of Jerusalem and the group made their way towards the southern tip of Israel, journeying deep into the Negev desert to take part in a live archeological dig. This site wasn’t just for looking at, but a tangible place to explore, touch and wander through by candle light [...]

Dear Family and Friends, Please enjoy this update from Itamar, one of the teens on our trip! Today was day 22 on our long journey in Israel, and quite frankly, it was one of the most incredible yet. The day started with an abrupt but welcomed breakfast in bed which led the way to our [...]

Dear Family and Friends, Please enjoy this update from Esther, one of the teens on our trip! Hey I’m Esther, I'm from Guadeloupe and I speak french. French: BBYO Passport est une expérience hors du commun, nous voyageons à travers l’Israel pour découvrir les beautés de ce pays et sa culture! Par exemple aujourd’hui nous [...]

Hi Friends and Family, Our adventure in Costa Rica will be tracked with our personal bus journal. The teens will each take turns submitting journal entries reflecting on our days. Please enjoy the following update. July 19th Today was a really good day. I had so much fun! It started off by everyone going in [...]

Hello Friends & Family! Please enjoy the following updates from two teens on our trip! Over the past few days, this program has given me countless opportunities to reflect and grow as an individual, while also contributing to the lives of others. We have faced serious issues head-on, without barriers or restrictions to make us [...]

Hello Parents & Teens! Friday was a really special day as we headed to the Vatican City to explore famous sites like St. Peter’s Cathedral and the Sistine Chapel. We toured the grounds and explored the most beautiful rooms decorated by the art of Michelangelo and other famous Italian painters. After taking in the beautiful [...]