Eilat and Petra Weekend Recap

I begin my recap with an overview of my sleeping accommodations for the trip; a cheap hostel located near the Eilat beaches, featuring loud club music from the nightlife below that wouldn't stop until 4 am and adjacent to an 'adult' store and a piercing/tattoo parlor. Not the optimal site as we arrived past midnight … Continue reading Eilat and Petra Weekend Recap


Countdown to Tel Aviv

In approximately 36 hours I will embark on my travels to Tel Aviv. I am currently at my sister’s gymnastics banquet. While I may be here physically, mentally I am thinking about everything I need to do before I leave. I have only just begun packing this afternoon (which is consistent with my history of … Continue reading Countdown to Tel Aviv

Shayna Schulman: Summer in Tel Aviv, Israel

Hiking in the Israeli desert Year: Rising SophomoreMajor/Minor: Political Science/(possibly) HebrewProgram: Tel Aviv UniversityHave you traveled abroad before? If so, where and why?I have previously traveled to Israel, the Czech Republic, and Poland. I went on youth group trips to visit historic Jewish sites in those countries.Have you studied abroad before? If so, where, when, and … Continue reading Shayna Schulman: Summer in Tel Aviv, Israel

Marc LeVine: Summer in Haifa, Israel

Year in school: Rising junior, planning to graduate Spring 2021Major/Minor: Industrial Systems Engineering/Engineering InnovationProgram: UF in Haifa - Engineering Entrepreneurship & Internship Have you traveled abroad before? If so, where and why? Yes! Every year or so I go on a big family trip abroad. The countries that I have traveled to include Israel, Canada, … Continue reading Marc LeVine: Summer in Haifa, Israel