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A Whole New World

In America, some of the oldest historical sites we have date back a few hundred years. In Israel, the history you can see stretches back thousands of years. 701 more words

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Birthright- Israel

Today is the opening day of registration for Taglit-Birthright Israel, an incredible 10 day trip free for Jewish young adults ages 18-26. I had the great opportunity of taking this trip last summer. 342 more words

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Jerusalem: Underground to the rooftops

First of all, slichah (excuse me) for the lack of posts. This program runs us ragged! Most mornings we’re up at 6 a.m. and have jam-packed days that run until late into the night. 401 more words

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Israel Outdoors

The Birthright program, also known as Taglit (Hebrew for “discovery”), has a variety of trip providers. Each organization has a different way to expose young Jewish people to the world of Israel: some are very religious, some party hard, some focus on the food. 258 more words

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An introduction to Israel

Our 24 hours of travel were as painless as a cleaning at the dentist. I snagged a window seat for the first long flight, the kosher airplane meals were surprisingly tasty, and they didn’t ask me a single question at customs. 248 more words

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Taglit/Birthright: Last Day and Reflections

I’ve just fallen into bed after the last day of our trip. A lot of people are staying up but I’m exhausted and wanted to take some time to write this. 1,568 more words

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Taglit/Birthright Day 8: Tzfat and Night Out

Yesterday we started off by going to a UJIA community centre of sorts where we met some Israeli teenagers and had a bit of time to talk about things. 575 more words

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