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Eilat, Israel - Med, Dead then Red.

Our very early bus journey brought us to the southern tip of Israel. Shaped like a spear between the borders of Jordan and Egypt and a hot bed for Israeli tourism due to the desert weather with a beach side setting. 998 more words


Road Trip to the Weirdest Hostel in the World

After bumming around Jerusalem for a few days, I ran into two people I had met back in Tel Aviv, Jon and Jahan. Jon was on a mission to get down to Eilat for some diving in the Red Sea, and Jahan was looking for an adventure to fill her last few days before she flew back home. 945 more words


Are you safe?

I get asked this question multiple times a day and I always answer the same way.

I’m safe.

For all my friends and family in the U.S. 361 more words

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