Lifting away the weight of 3 years: Why we Israelis go to India after the army

It is almost the norm for soldiers, on leaving the IDF, to fly to India to ‘decompress.’ Here, a tank commander who served in the 2014 Gaza war explains the appeal, and details the process of regaining control over his life after ‘3 years of alarms each morning, of always having an assignment, of constant uncertainty as to when I’d be home next’

Source: Lifting away the weight of 3 years: Why we Israelis go to India after the army | The Times of Israel