We deplaned got through customs (all of us ;)) and headed out the airport to meet our Israeli staff!!! We picked up our phones so feel free to call us (keep in mind that we are 7 hours ahead)
Our tour guide is Mark a native from New Orleans seems like an awesome guy. We also have Hagit as our madricha, our designated guard that will be with us for the whole trip Yoel and bus driver Miki..
We loaded the busses had a quick Orientation, had an icebreaker and we are now on the bus headed to our hotel in Sde Boker in the desert it's only a 2 hour drive :)