Tel Aviv

We can’t believe how quickly this trip has flown by! We have done so many fun activities since our last update to you. The week began on Sunday by crawling through and exploring the Bar Kochba Caves. From there, we left for Beer Sheva to visit Ben Gurion’s house and his tomb. Later that day, [...]

Shabbat shalom from Israel once again. As our second full week of ILSI is coming to an end, we just wanted to send an update about what your teens have been up to these past few days! Wednesday morning started off with a tour of the Kinneret Cemetery and Courtyard. The cemetery is located at [...]

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.