Leor Farkas is a native New Yorker currently residing in Tel Aviv. After finishing her B.A. in English literature and philosophy at Sarah Lawrence College, she moved to Israel, where she started her new journey picking avocados in a beautiful northern kibbutz. She recently finished her service in the Israeli army, where she wrote about American military strategy in the Middle East, and ate delicious sushi at nearby Azrieli Center. Her special interests include nineteenth century literature, photography, blogging – and, of course, travel.