Day 5

Today, we started off the day by visiting the western wall for some one-on-one chit chats with God. It was a spiritually exciting way to start the day. For the first half of the day, the men and [...]

Day 4

Wow, today was a crazy day. I rose early this morning with my roommates and a few others in order to watch the sunrise from the top of Tzvat. It was absolutely breathtaking. We ate a quick [...]

Day 2/3

Today, the Akiva group explored the wide world of Tzvat. We began our day with a scrumptious breakfast provided by the Hotel Ron. Rabbi Klatzko gave us an inspirational talk about what Judaism [...]

Day 0

Today, I made my way to JFK Airport to meet up with the Akiva group. As I made my way to the El Al ticket counter, I was stopped by the ticketing staff. She proceeded to grill me for 15 minutes, [...]


Welcome to my blog! I hope you enjoy watching as I experience the holy land for the next 16 days of my life. I will try to post as much as possible, but I can’t promise that I will have Internet [...]