Real Life Israel is your gateway to exclusive internship placements in Jerusalem and the Galil. It’s your opportunity to live, work and socialize like a local with Masa Israel Journey.


The Israeli pace of Life

Posted by RLI - July 15, 2013 - RLI blog

One of the most immediately noticeable differences between life in North America and in Israel is the pace of life.  The structure and schedule of Western life is replaced with a lenient attitude that what must occur, will occur… at some point in the future. This mentality leads to many interesting encounters for an unaccustomed […]

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The inside scoop from an RLI intern

Posted by RLI - December 24, 2012 - RLI blog

We spent some time chatting with RLI participant Zahava Lever, 21, from Northwest London in Jerusalem’s favorite Gan Sacher Park, just minutes away from the RLI accommodation. Zahava was enthusiastic and excited to tell us about her life in Jerusalem . She shed some light on her experience here in Israel, and told us a bit about her […]

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Man plans, and God laughs.

Posted by RLI - November 20, 2012 - RLI blog

An insightful, touching and truthful account by RLI’s Blair Bazdarich, San Francisco, about what it feels like to be in Israel during these times… דער מענטש טראַכט און גאָט לאַכט (Der mentsh trakht un Got lakht.) I had a plan. I had a plan to come to Israel, to work at the Jerusalem Zoo. To learn […]

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