February 2017

Sarah Dunham Birthright Israel
Feb 28
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Sarah Dunham
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Our first stop was our tour guide Gil’s home kibbutz. It overlooked the Sea of Galilee, like it was nothing. We met some adult goats, met some baby goats, waved at Gil’s daughter out playing with friends on our way to the kibbutz pub for rules and regulations, "brought to you by Israel Experts".

The view and the winds atop...

Alanna Smith Birthright Israel
Feb 28
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Alanna Smith
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If I could tell pre-Israel-me one thing, it would be “Take those expectations, and throw them out the window. Your world is about to be rocked.”

When people ask me how my trip was, I usually start by saying that Israel far exceeded any expectations I had, in every which way. Then I follow up with how it’s the most...

Justin Ehrenpreis Birthright Israel
Feb 28
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Justin Ehrenpreis
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Justin Ehrenpreis is a Reconstructionist Jew from the suburbs of New York. Justin loves to tour, hike, and travel which is exactly why he decided to join our Discover Israel Birthright trip this past season! Read Justin's blog to learn all about his favorite moments from an awesome trip!

Traveling, being a tourist, and...

Alex Jedd Birthright Israel
Feb 27
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Alex Jedd
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Alex Jedd was born and raised in New Jersey. Alex studied Aquatic and Coastal Scienes at Montclair State Univeristy and now works in a real-estate firm. Read Alex's blog to find out why his Birthright Israel experience on our Israel Adventure trip was so life-changing! 

I finally signed up for Birthright Israel's Israel...

Marcus Confino Birthright Israel
Feb 27
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Marcus Confino
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Marcus Confino is originally from Virginia, but is now living in Washington D.C. and working as an architectural designer.  Marcus is an amateur photographer, hopeful writer and sports enthusiast. He is always searching for more ways to explore the world, which is why our Israel Adventure trip was the perfect fit for him! Read...

Hanah McCabe Birthright Israel
Feb 23
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Hanah McCabe
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Hanah McCabe is a 26 year old aspiring author who is currently working on writing her first novel. She lives in Arizona with her husband, dog and cat. Hanah loves to read, write and travel. She had such a meaningful Birthright Israel experience on the Discover Israel trip, she hopes to return to Israel and possibly staff a...

Claire Cox Birthright Israel
Feb 19
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Claire Cox
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Claire Cox, a Denver, Colorado resident, graduated from the University of Utah with a degree in Gender Studies and Modern Dance. Claire is currently a yoga teacher and enjoys traveling the world, so it is no wonder why visiting Israel was such a moving experience for her! Read Claire's blog below about her adventures on Birthright...

Mount Arbel Birthright Israel
Feb 14
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Israel Experts Staff
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Israel is full of attractions, nature reserves and interactive activities. Whether it’s your first time visiting the Holy Land, you’re about to embark upon a Birthright Israel trip, or are looking for new sites to visit, you most likely want to see and experience the best of what the country has to offer. Located in Israel’s Lower...

Sasha Miller Birthright Israel
Feb 12
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Sasha Miller
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Sasha Miller graduated from the University of Kansas with a degree in East Asian Art History. Sasha says that despite growing up in a culturally Jewish home, she realized she had lost any association to her Jewish identity over the past few years. Sasha's Birthright Israel experience on the Culinary Israel trip provided her not...

Chloe Swanson- Birthright Israel
Feb 05
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Chloe Swanson
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Chloe Swanson is 26-years-old and from New Jersey. This past winter, Chloe went on Birthright Israel's Culinary Israel trip and had an amazing 10 days trying all the different cuisines Israel has to offer from the markets, to a goat farm...

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