Florentin – Tel Aviv’s “Hipster” Neighborhood

outdoor café and graffiti

Israel isn’t usually the place that first immediately comes to mind when you’re talking about anything connected to hipsters and hipster culture. But there is at least one “hipster neighborhood” in the country, and you will find it in the southern part of Tel Aviv, named Florentin. Florentin is dubbed as the … Read more

Susan Dellal Centre

Susan Dellal Centre

‘We are dancing our life here’ Israel’s contemporary dance scene is gaining worldwide attention, due in large part to Tel Aviv’s Suzanne Dellal Centre for Dance and Theater Tel Aviv’s Suzanne Dellal Centre for Dance and Theatre has proven that the contemporary Israeli dance scene is about much more than folk dancing. … Read more

HaTachana

HaTachana

For a period of about 400 years that ended in the First World War, the whole of the Middle East was occupied under the rule of the Ottoman Empire based out of Istanbul. Israel’s landscape still holds many reminders of those times. One of the nicest places is the Jaffa train station … Read more

Don’t Miss in Tel Aviv

Don’t Miss in Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv is one of the big cities in Israel, situated on the Mediterranean coast. While Tel Aviv prides itself on the reputation of a “city that never sleeps”, for many visitors it is just a beach resort. However, there can be more to Tel Aviv that just beaches — from pretty … Read more

Yarkon Park

Yarkon Park

Yarkon Park: Green oasis in the heart of a dynamic city Yarkon Park is one of biggest urban parks in Israel, located in the city of Tel Aviv. It’s also one of the country’s most visited parks, accounting for 16 million visitors annually. The park straddles the Yarkon River in the north of … Read more

Favorite Tel Aviv Art Galleries

Rami's Favorite Tel Aviv Art Galleries

Tel Aviv offers a wide variety of art museums and art galleries of all types and sizes. The largest and the most diverse is the Tel Aviv Museum of Art located at the cultural center of the city, just by the municipal library, a theater, and the Opera hall in the Shaul … Read more

Tel Aviv Museums

Tel Aviv Museums

There are many fine museums easily accessible in Tel Aviv. Here are some of the popular ones: Tel Aviv Museum Any cultural journey in Tel Aviv (or in entire Israel for that matter) won’t be complete without making a visit to Tel Aviv Museum. It is undoubtedly one of the greatest museums … Read more

The "New" Tayelet & Tel Baruch

The "New" Tayelet & Tel Baruch

Recently, a new bridge and Tayelet have been opened that links the northern bank of the Yarkon (by the Tel Aviv Port) with the coast going north towards Tel Baruch beach. This is a long stretch of promenade (over 2.5Km) to the luxury neighborhood of Tel Baruch with much more natural beach … Read more

Tel Aviv Port

Tel Aviv Port

Tel Aviv Port (Namal Tel Aviv in Hebrew) is a happening place – the renovated the port area and building are now full of trendy shops, cafés and also clubs after dark.   One day is not enough to soak up the wonderfully easygoing atmosphere and enjoy the Mediterranean Sea breeze. Tel … Read more

Tel Aviv Beaches

Tel Aviv Beaches

One of the main attractions of Tel Aviv are the miles of beautiful beaches, swimming in the Mediterranean and of course walking from one beach to next along The Tayelet. Or spend the day sweating it out while playing beach volleyball or “matkot” (a beach tennis in Israel) with your friends or … Read more