SerandEz writes about a hitch & a prayer
Soccer Dad writes cisterns and the uniqueness of Israel
Sweet Rose writes about a moving experience Friday night at the Kotel
Ezer K'Negdo writes about her experiences in Nachla'ot
The Hashmonean shares his experience Sabra Picking
Perspectives of a Nomad writes on learning about Har Gilboa
Ocean Guy writes about some of his experiences in Israel in his helicopter
My World: writes about a moment during Succos 2003
Search for Emes, who has never been to Israel, relates his imaginary trip to Israel
Erica's Blog writes about Shabbat at the Kotel
My Obiter Dicta: has a link to Israel's former ambassador to Great Britain and his account of how he heard about Israel's establishment- while waiting for Iraqi troops to attack
Random Thoughts writes about his experience as a 16-year old living in Israel for the summer
ConservaJew writes about her experience visting Israel as a 17-year old
SerandEz also links to some other great posts:
I'm Haaretz PhD has an excellent post which also has the recording of Israel taking over the Old City of Jerusalem, which is incredibly moving... and BeyondBT linked to a heart-wrenching story on Aish titled "The Rabbi & The Professor".
JoeSettler asks the tough question about why more people aren't moving to Israel en masse... a sharp, excellent post...
And Rafi G discusses the juxtaposition of Yom HaZikaron & Yom Ha'atzma'ut.
Technorati tag: Israel and Yom Haatzmaut and Israel Independence Day.