4 Posts about Summer Abroad

Journey to the Design Museum

Saturday is Shabbat, the day of rest, which means most of Israel takes a siesta. Besides the shops and restaurants lining the beach, everything in Tel Aviv closes from sunset on Friday to sunset on Saturday. But I was working 40+ hours a week, and needed to find time to…

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Hiking Switzerland

Friday, I hiked an hour and a half to the top of a mountain called Rigi. The "Queen of the Mountains" to be exact. View from the highest peak, Rigi Kulm - 1798 m Yes, I did start hiking part of the way up the mountain. It was my first…

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Things you appreciate from traveling abroad

Disclaimer: I made this list on Friday as I waited at Bahnhof Flughafen (Zürich Airport train station) to reach the Google Zürich office after a four hour plane ride after arriving to the airport in Tel Aviv at 4am to make a 7am flight. And I was completely…

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Friday in Tel Aviv

After a day of clouds comes a day of blue skies. The sun burns my skin. Or tries to, and fails thanks to my dutiful application of sunscreen. Either way, it's hot. Not swimming-through-the-heat kind of humid. Just hot. The kind of temperature that would have me running for the…

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