Whether it’s falafel, or schwarma, Israel has some amazing food. You just have to try it to believe it.
The staff members you go with will help make your journey through Israel complete. They are like your camp counselors for the 10 day trip, but in a good way. If you go on our URI Hillel trip you will get to explore Israel with Yaniv!
One word: Aroma. You will never experience coffee the same way. Whether you run on Dunkin’ or can’t live without your Starbucks now, you will come home to America craving Aroma.
Sure we might love the Providence Place mall here in RI but the shopportunities in Israel are one of a kind. Just look at this beautiful market you could visit this summer!
Plot twist: Israel is not all desert. In Rhode Island, ‘Gansett beaches are the place to be, but the Tel Aviv beaches are world-renowned.
A major perk is that the trip is at the beginning of summer, so you have plenty of time to get back for jobs, internships or other summer plans!
Every day you will see something new- from the lowest point on Earth, the Dead Sea, to the top of the Masada. Each day will bring a new adventure in a new place that has been around for millennia.
Meeting new people from around the world will help you to grow as a person and as a global citizen. If you ask anyone who has been to Israel, meeting people from this welcoming culture is one of the most exciting experiences, especially when you meet the soldiers!
We get it- we’re broke college students too, so this opportunity to travel overseas for such a low cost is amazing! The $250 deposit is refundable after your trip. Everything besides a few meals, tips and spending money is covered- so what are you waiting for?
Not only will you meet amazing people in Israel that will allow you to feel connected to a land across the world, but you will also become closer to fellow American and University of Rhode Island students. You will create an everlasting bond with the friends you make on birthright.