Bus #258’s first Sunday in Israel was a busy one filled with learning about spirituality in Tzfat. We started our day with an amazing mediation at Ascent, toured Tzfat, and learned about mysticism in Kabbalah. We had an amazing quest to explore Tzfat with the program called Explore Your Own Way. Some people tasted cheese, [...]
Updates from Israel
We made it just in time for Shabbat. After a busy day in the Arbel National Forest hiking, learning about the history of the Galilee Region, and rafting down the Jordan River we were able to come together for a Kabbalat Shabbat. After dinner we started our Jewish identity journey and continued to form our [...]
Resting up on the way to Jerusalem after canoeing on the Jordan River and touring the mystical city of Tzfat. We’re looking forward to our night out in Jerusalem tonight!
Enjoying our first lunch in Zikhron Ya’akov Learning about Israeli geopolitical history at the Mount Bental overlook Fun on the bus! Hiking in the Upper Galilee Ezra providing a visual representation of Israel Getting mummified Learning about Israeli history at Mount Bental with our amazing tour guide, Chaim!
Bus #258’s first day was on a Friday which is a great way to end the week! We started with a mindfulness medication in the morning. We than hiked the Majrase pathway which was so refreshing for on the hot Israeli day. The stream was cold and went up to our hips. We than went [...]
Pride Parade. Mostly everyone has glitter on and is excited to celebrate.
Group 255 (after some flight delays) has made it to Israel and is enjoying Tel Aviv Pride! We’re looking forward to getting to know each other better tomorrow during Shabbat. Look for more updates from our group soon!
TL-46-489 had a busy and great first day! Straight off the plane we got moving with our incredible guide Ephraim. We had a bit of a drive to our first accommodations at the Golan Field School. We saw open land near Haifa and a lot of kibbutzim. The first photos attached are from a scenic [...]
Bus #258 has finally arrived. We were welcomed in Tel Aviv with the amazing @israeloutdoors team. We drove up North to Zikhron Ya’akov were we had our first lunch in Israel. Then we toured Zikhron Ya’akov and learned about the rich history that makes it so unique. We then went to such a special place [...]
Our group arrived today in Israel bright and early and then we headed over to Caesarea. Caesarea National Park has a large Roman amphitheater and a historic port. It inherited its name from the ancient city of Caesarea Maritima and was built by Herod the Great about 25–13 BCE as a major port. We later had [...]