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Famous Companies That Started in Israel

Quite a few global companies have originated in Israel. Starting local, they branched out internationally providing job opportunities, both in Israel and abroad. During your Israel experience program, you can explore some of these companies, and maybe even intern at one of them. Here are a few examples: Waze Waze is a navigation app owned Continue Reading »

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Israel Becoming More Eco-Friendly

Adopting a more environmentally conscious behavior is one of Israel’s primary goals for its future, both near and far. The focus on public transportation, recycling, using solar and wind power and reducing its carbon footprint is not only a top priority for the country but its residents as well. Nurit, a small town in the Mt. Continue Reading »

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Israeli Tech Industry

Israel is a leader in life sciences and hi-tech industries. It houses multinational companies, R&D centers, technology and business incubators, local companies, venture capital firms, company accelerators, service providers, academia, hospitals, municipalities, local councils, and more. The Israeli Tech Industry Association is a non-profit organization whose goal is to “serve as an umbrella organization for Continue Reading »

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Solo Travel in Israel

Solo traveling has become a worldwide trend. No organized tours, girls’ trips, or boys weekends. This is just you and the world. Or in this case – Israel.You travel throughout the country by yourself taking in the sights, the sounds, the atmosphere uninhibited by anyone else’s whims. In Israel, you can travel solo safely and Continue Reading »

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Build Your Own Trip with Israel Experience

You’ve decided you want to experience Israel. Great! But… you do not want an ‘off the shelf’ trip. You want a plan that fits YOU perfectly. You want an experience that will answer everything on your to-do list and more. Is this even possible? You’d be amazed to know that it is. Israel Experience specializes Continue Reading »

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Best Summer Activities in Israel

Israel has beautiful, sunny, and warm days for most of the year. A perfect combination to enjoy both indoor and outdoor activities, early morning or late at night, alone or with friends.  Of course, you will check out the ‘musts’ but in between, you can venture out to activities and places that will make your Continue Reading »

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Under the Radar Cities to Experience Israel

During your one-of-a-kind internship in Israel, you will most likely work in one of Israel’s major cities: Tel Aviv, Haifa, or Jerusalem. All three are beautiful and rich in culture and activities. Without a doubt, you will enjoy them daily. However, due to Israel’s size, other cities, and towns are close by and are a Continue Reading »

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What to do in Israel during the Winter?

So it’s winter and you are in Israel. Although you may be able to squeeze in a handful of beach days, for the most part, the weather is cold and it may even rain. No, we are not talking about freezing temperatures or rain around the clock, but still, alternatives to swimwear and shorts are Continue Reading »

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Israel By Design – Best. Decision. Ever.

Participating in Israel By Design was one of the best decisions I ever made! It is a perfect combination of being on a supported program but also being able to live independently. The madrichim were there when you needed them, but also gave the participants space to live on their own and live the life Continue Reading »