Accomodation

During the Intensive Arabic Semester, you will have the privilege of experiencing a unique Israeli experience by staying on a kibbutz!
Kibbutz Barkai, situated in the Sharon area, half way between Haifa and Tel Aviv, will accommodate you for the entire duration of your stay. There, sitting on a hillside overlooking the beautifully green Eiron Valley (Wadi Ara) you will get a chance to see life on a kibbutz with its unique agricultural environment alongside the Jewish aspects. You will participate in a traditional "Kabbalat Shabat" every Friday evening and take an active part in the community.
While at Kibbutz Barkai, you will reside with a friend in air conditioned rooms, receive 3 solid meals for 7 days a week, be fully medically insured and have an assigned counselor to help you with any problems that might arise.

For more on Kibbutz Barkai, you can visit the official site (in Hebrew) http://www.barkai.org.il/


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