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Israel Trip Wrap-up

I’ve been back from Israel for a month and 1/2 now, and this past week being a break week, I have finally reached the point where a post here has become a high enough priority for me to address.

My trip to Israel was a great experience for many reasons. I learned a lot of Hebrew, which will be a continuing interest, and which I try to maintain by “speaking in tongues” to my fellow dorm friends and annoying them somewhat. Occasionally I get some Spanish in return. The written language is so firmly pressed int my mind I think it would take a lot of work to forget it, and the spoken I must continually practice.

The experiences I had in Israel, and just being able to feel what it was like to be in a completely different culture was also very beneficial. I enjoyed riding to public transportation, walking through the town, and meeting others from all over the world. Being able to visit famous locations in the Holy land was a great experience, and one I am not prone to forget.

I have more pictures I plan to upload one day when I have time, and many of them will bring back to my mind all the interesting things that happened.

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Trip to Nazareth: Summer 2013 Ulpan Update #7

I’m not sure if this post was never posted or if i got removed, but here it is, out of order. This was my trip to Nazareth.

We visited some Cathedrals in Nazareth and then also had time for some delicious falafel. Yum. This trip was on Tuesday the 23rd of July

 
 

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Trip to Jerusalem: Summer 2013 Ulpan Update #6

Make sure to scroll over the images to view captions on some of them, or better yet, click on them to see them much bigger and scroll through! These photos were taken about a week ago on the 19th.

 
 

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