A guide to using US products in Israel: Appliances, bedding & toiletries

A guide to using US products in Israel: Appliances, bedding & toiletries

Do I need a converter for my hairdryer in Israel? Will my American sheets fit my Israeli bed? Is it better to buy shampoo in Israel?  We've compiled this short guide to answer some of these questions and to help you plan your trip to Israel...

July 19, 2021 — Gaby Fachler
30 Tips that GAP year parents wished they knew at the start of the year

30 Tips that GAP year parents wished they knew at the start of the year

We're part of an amazing Facebook group called "Israel Gap Year Parents". We put a simple question on the group: "To parents who already sent a child on GAP year... Give 3 tips to new GAP year parents that you wish someone would have told you before..." They came up with some fabulous tips and we've consolidated them here for you in this short guide. Good Luck!
June 29, 2021 — Gaby Fachler
Packing for Your Year In Israel - The Ultimate Guide

Packing for Your Year In Israel - The Ultimate Guide

This guide, filled with useful tips and tricks, is about the ‘how’ of packing and focuses on two questions: What types of things should I buy in Israel and what should I bring from home?

 

February 22, 2021 — Gaby Fachler
The "GAP Year in Israel" Student Handbook: <p><em>Wear Slippers, Talk to Strangers, Take Notes</em></p>

The "GAP Year in Israel" Student Handbook:

Wear Slippers, Talk to Strangers, Take Notes

Written by a returning GAP year seminary student this handbook is filled with amazing practical tips and tricks about everything, from navigating  the Israeli transport system to surviving your moldy dorm bathrooms.

February 09, 2021 — Gabriel Fachler