Tel Aviv the Modern City of the Middle East That Never Stops

Tel Aviv the Modern City of the Middle East That Never Stops, Tel Aviv, Israel (B)

As the saying goes: 'while Jerusalem prays, Tel Aviv plays'. And Tel Aviv is certainly an exception in the Middle East: with one of the best nightlife in the world, a great tolerance no matter what is your style or sexual preference, and an incredible Mediterranean beach, this city in constant movement is a place like no other. Check out what this incredible destination has to offer!

My 2-week trip backpacking around Israel and Jordan started in Tel Aviv. If you're arriving from abroad, you'll most likely land at the Ben-Gurion Airport, named after the first president of Israel, which is located about 30km of Tel Aviv.

Getting to the city centre couldn't be any easier: trains leaving from right outside the main terminal depart every few minutes and will get you in town in less than an hour, and there are also a few options to get a shuttle bus. You can get a taxi as well, which will have a fixed fare depending on where you go that you can check in a small machine next to the parking area, however, rates are quite high compared to the public transport. Don't expect to pay less than 150 shekels (approx. €38) for a ride. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Tel Aviv the Modern City of the Middle East That Never Stops
Guide Location: Israel » Tel Aviv
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Alberto C.
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Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Rothschild Boulevard
  • Great Synagogue
  • Independence Hall
  • Neve Tzedek
  • Florentin
  • Hassan Bek Mosque
  • Carmel Market
  • Magen David (Star of David) Square
  • Miznon
  • Abraham Hostel