If anyone was wondering why they haven’t seen me for the past year, it’s because I, along with many of my peers, have been out of the country. Wondering whether it is wise to send an 18-year-old fresh out of high school to another country for a year? I, too, pondered that question as my El Al flight touched down and I
Going on a vacation is a rejuvenation for your soul. Whether it’s an overnight stay nearby, a few days in another state or a longer visit to another country, wherever you go you are taking a temporary respite from your everyday life and recharging yourself. It may not be the purpose of your trip or even
Right after seminary, my friend and I spent a week and a half touring cities in Italy and France. This article is not based on any expertise or extensive experience, as neither of us had ever planned anything like this before, but I would love to share some tricks and tips we picked up along the way. These travel tips are
With economics on the minds of many as well as the desire to get away and have a change, Montreal is the perfect escape. One can almost close their eyes and pretend that they are walking the streets of France. Just a short six hour drive to the Canadian border, the trip is short enough to accommodate young travelers and far enough
(Courtesy of Kosherica Cruises) Kosherica, the leader in Glatt Kosher vacations is geared up for a fantastic summer and winter. This sought-after luxury Kosher company is almost sold out of its Summer 2018’s much-anticipated season of kosher cruising. The reason is Kosherica’s reputation for extraordinary cuisine,
Looking for a summer travel experience that is both enchanting and educational? Ideal Tours is offering a 10-day Jewish Heritage Tour of the Baltic countries, including Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia. Discover the history of our grandparents in these former jewels of Jewish life, while taking in their current charm
(Courtesy of Lotus Tours) In association with Rabbi Marvin Tokayer and the Foundation for Remote Jewish Communities (FRJC), Pacific Delight Tours ( www.PacificDelightTours.com) will debut its inaugural “Tokayer Heritage Tours” based upon the
(Courtesy of Rustic Elegance) Executive Chef Seth Warshaw of New Jersey’s #1 rated statewide steakhouse, ETC Steakhouse, introduces Rustic Elegance and invites you and your family to a week-long adventure and culinary experience.
Traveling to the jaw-dropping landscape and
(Courtesy of Royal Passover) Though Jamaica boasts over 400 years of rich Jewish history and is a prime location for family-friendly vacations, there has never been an organized Passover program for Jewish tourists on the island. That will change later this month, when a new partnership with the Jamaica Tourist Board, the Chabad of
‘Taste of Memphis’ shabbaton is scheduled for May 11-13.
Faced with skyrocketing costs of housing and education, an increasing number of young Orthodox families are choosing to move to the vibrant, affordable and friendly community of Memphis, Tennessee.
This past Sunday was another great training day for the growing Garden State Warriors team as it prepares for the 4th Annual OXC-OHEL Xtreme Challenge taking place on Sunday, May 27 at Camp Kaylie in Wurtsboro, New York. As usual Carol (Chani) Teigman pushed everyone to their limit. The tough, yet rewarding, workout consisted of
Visiting Florida for Pesach and need activities for Chol Hamoed? The Kosher Bahama Cruise Company is offering a two-day cruise on the Grand Celebration, a member of the Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line, with a special for Pesach: a designated dining room with all food under the hashgacha of the ORB. All dairy products will be chalav