I would love to be in the mind of a truly multilingual person, who can switch from Portuguese to German to Spanish to English lightning-quick. Knowing English fluently and being a continuous learner of Czech and Hebrew, I wonder if any language learner can help but get confused between the ones they know, since languages … Continue reading Is It Possible to Confuse Czech and Hebrew?
Once my parents arrived in Israel, our itinerary was: 1 day Tel Aviv, 1 day Haifa, 2 days Nahariyya including day trips to Akko and Rosh Hanikra, 2 days Tzfat with a day trip to Tiberias, 5 days Jerusalem. It was a full trip! I want to highlight two unmissable places in particular. Haifa: A coastal city … Continue reading Haifa and Tzfat: 2 Israeli Cities, Rediscovered
**Featured image credit to afar.com WARNING: You are about to see a lot of food porn. I cannot be blamed for your stomach grumbles. All places mentioned are in Jerusalem! The picture above doesn’t capture the beautiful heaps of spices you can see in the shuk (a loud, lively market with many and varied sellers of … Continue reading Mahane Yehuda Shuk: Heaven for the Hungry
A huge shoutout and thank you to TALMA– the 11th month of education program for young Israelis in English Excellence. This summer, TALMA reunited me with Israel (after four years!) for a 4-week whirlwind of professional development seminars… aaand sharpening my teacher skill set among wild and wonderful Israeli kids. 🙂 It was a shock to fly … Continue reading No Need to Check the Weather in Israel: It’s Hot