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Start 2020 by volunteering in Israel

Tailor-made volunteering. This almost seems like an oxymoron but no! It is not. This is possible. You can actually create your own volunteering experience in one of the most exciting and culturally-rich locations in the world – Israel! We all know what the advantages of volunteering are – mentally, professionally, and culturally. Israel by Design, Continue Reading »

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Why living abroad is good for your mind body and soul

It’s no secret that today, to maintain a healthy and well-balanced lifestyle, it’s not only about finding a fulfilling job and working out for a few times a week. There is so much more for you to experience and take in to make you a well rounded, whole, and in-touch person. Research has shown that Continue Reading »

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Celebrating the End of 2019, Here are a Few Ways to Start 2020 Off on a Better Foot

Can you believe it’s almost 2020?! Another great year has gone by and we are looking ahead now. Making resolutions, promises, and plans while reflecting on the past year and thinking of what we want to do differently in the New Year.  New Year’s resolutions should be about us and how we can improve ourselves Continue Reading »

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Jerusalem During the Winter Holidays

What hasn’t been said about this city? Everything! Its history is almost endless, it’s culture is diverse, it’s beauty is unparalleled, and its vibe is like no other. And this is on any given day. However, come the winter holiday season the city ‘takes it up a notch’. It’s more festive, more, lit up, busier, Continue Reading »

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Hanukkah Festivities

Hanukkah is an uplifting and festive holiday, especially in Israel. The whole country lights up, literally, for eight days and celebrations are for young and old. There are parties, special events, performances, and tradition related happenings that bring history back to life.  On your visit to Israel during the Hanukkah holiday try to experience at Continue Reading »

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Museums to Visit in Israel During the Winter

Israel’s winter is a mild one. While it may get a few rainy days and some even cold, most days are sunny and require a light jacket. In one month you may experience a beach day, a hike in the desert, and a wonderful museum tour while it’s raining outside. During those days where the Continue Reading »

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10 sport-activities to participate in Tel Aviv

Israel’s mild climate and proximity to the Mediterranean sea make it a haven for outdoor activities. And Tel Aviv, its cultural capital, is the center of it all. The city makes it easy to go out and do something – run, yoga, kayak, play volleyball, climb, hike, and so much more. Tel Aviv, mainly on Continue Reading »

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It’s all about Communication Skills

How to advance your communication skills You are on your way to an internship in Israel. Hands down, an experience you will personally cherish and one which professionally will advance your career. Whether you are just applying and already set for your first day at work there are quite a few things to keep in Continue Reading »

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How to Make a Great First Impression

You’ve decided to apply for an Israel by Design and Masa internship in Israel, to experience the country as well as gain work experience – the ultimate opportunity to live life to its fullest. The next step is to find an internship that works for you. During this journey, you will be invited to interview. Continue Reading »

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Top 10 Reasons to Intern in Israel

There is no real reason to convince you to come and experience internships in Israel. You’ve already decided to join this amazing journey abroad. The opportunity to absorb a new culture, travel in new territory, while still working and gaining invaluable professional experience is once in a lifetime. You know this. But just in case Continue Reading »