July 29th – Ben Yehuda, Cafe Lunch, USA Soccer

  This morning started with a text from my friend Norman who told me that he wanted to head down to Ben Yehuda and try to find the book that our tour guide used. I had been to an AWESOME bookstore yesterday at Ben Yehuda, one of the only ones with english books, and I […]

July 26 – Partying in Jerusalem

Our team decided to have some fun in Jerusalem since we were going to Tel Aviv the day after. A few of us took the free Maccabi shuttle to the newly opened, Old Jerusalem Train Station. It had been closed for more than 50 years and they renovated it and made it into a hotspot with […]

The Big Day – 19th Annual Maccabiah Taekwondo Competition

Today was the big day. The Taekwondo competition for the 2013 Maccabiah Games. Before I start I have to say that I missed a few days because my recent memory has been dwarfed by the fact that my grandpa, Ralph, passed a few days ago. May your memory be a blessing Grandpa Ralph. Anyway my […]