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Another Day at Camp....Kids and Rockets

If you have kids at camp, and if you worry, the list is pretty standard – Sick, Accident, maybe homesick for a few days…  In Israel you could add falling off a camel.  285 more words


Netanyahu: If Hamas doesn't accept cease-fire, Israel will intensify attacks

Israel accepts Egyptian cease-fire proposal; barrage of rockets fired at cities across Israel; Hamas’ political wing expected to release official statement on cease-fire later Tuesday; 10 wounded after rocket strikes parked car in Eilat. 115 more words

Peace through Salsa

A big crowd of young people is starring impatiently at the stage, eyes filled with expectations and curiosity for the upcoming shows. Only a few minutes later, rhythmic beats of Latin music are echoing through the Leonardo Club Hotel and dancers with colorful glittery dresses are twirling over the stage, entertaining the audience with their rousing and acrobatic moves. 952 more words


Holy Land, Israel.

Holy, Holy Israel: stepped into the Holy Land, drank Holy water (and evidently, made many Holy jokes) with my favourite Russian, Julia for a week! “I” for Israel, and “I” for interesting; and yes, Israel is an interesting country indeed. 348 more words


Jordan 2014 – Day Four

The title for this post is a little confusing since we spent most of the day in southern Israel, but it was still the fourth day of our Jordan travel package. 674 more words

There's not a lot to like about Eilat

I went to Eilat for one reason and one reason only: It’s the sole place American tourists can cross the border into neighboring Jordan without getting a visa in advance. 563 more words


T-minus One Week!

It’s pretty hard to believe that one week from today, I’ll be touching down at Ben Gurion Airport in Tel Aviv, Israel to start the first part of my 6.5 week journey. 623 more words