'No Brainwashing!': A Skeptic Goes on BirthrightEllie Shechet6/15/15 4:45pm24653EditPromoteGo to permalinkThe best way to visit Israel as a Jew is to do so naively. Go when you’re very young. Don’t look to your left, or to your right. You will love it. Return as an adult, however, and the magic is hard to recreate.