Today’s Building Hours: 5:30 AM - 10:00 PM

Category: March of the Living

  • Today was one of our final days that we spent at the beautiful Baha’i gardens in Haifa and shopping in the mystic city of Tzfat. After finishing the day with a Shabbat dinner in Acco, we finished with dancing on the rooftop. Sitting on the roof, it’s almost impossible to imagine that 2 weeks ago we were a random…

  • Today began with a chance to sleep in, which was desperately needed after last night’s Yom Haatzmaut celebrations. As we walked to our bus, remnants of the massive parties in Tel Aviv covered the streets in the form of glitter, confetti, and silly string. We then set off for the day’s main event- the march in Jerusalem! If the…

  • Today we left our host families in Netanya. I stayed with good friends from whom my family had previously hosted one of their kids. We didn’t have a lot of time with them, but it was still good to see them for at least a short time. After leaving, we met with the rest of the delegates at a…

  • It is our third day in the homeland. I went to Israel two years ago for a month and got to see so much of it. Today we went to Yad VaShem. This is my second time going there. The first time I went there I was expecting it to be a very emotional experience, but after going to…

  • In the midst of the whirlwind that the past 72 hours has been, one thing has become immensely clear: the power that this trip has had in bringing us together with not only each other but also all of our fellow Jews. In that vein, each part of the day played a distinct role in aiding the formation of…