This is Israel (Ep.1 – August 2017)

As many of you already know, I’ve now moved to Israel!

Over the course of this month, I have slowly begun adjusting to life here and have begun to feel settled in.

In addition to writing blog posts about my traveling adventures, I thought I would also write one blog post per month about what has occurred within that period so that my family, friends, and anyone interested can get a glimpse of what my life in Israel is really like.

I am looking forward to taking this journey with you all! Continue reading “This is Israel (Ep.1 – August 2017)”

What’s Different? Israel vs. Canada (pt.1)

One of my most favourite things to do when I’ve gone to a different country is to look closely at the city and its inhabitants to see what cultural aspects or daily life habits are different than what I’m used to back home.

Moving to Israel has given me this opportunity, and during these past few weeks I have seen some striking differences compared to what I’m used to experiencing back home in Canada.

As I experience more of this beautiful country, I’m sure that I’ll write more blog posts about the differences between Israel and Canada. But for now, let’s start off with five. Continue reading “What’s Different? Israel vs. Canada (pt.1)”

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Every morning, as I catch the bus to go up to begin my service, I am faced with the most beautiful view imaginable.

I still can’t believe that I’ve made it to Haifa, and I still find it completely unreal that I get to see this magnificent Shrine every single day.

What is my life even?