Tel Aviv – The Vacation Destination You Should Know
Tel Aviv is a vibrant cosmopolitan city that offers a long strip of Mediterranean beaches and plenty of places to go. Going to Tel Aviv is very convenient because there are many cheap flights to Tel Aviv from your local airport. When you arrive at the Ben Gurion airport, you should follow the signs that lead you to the arrivals halls where you can hire a taxi to Tel Aviv. Another way to reach Tel Aviv is to take the train. From the train station, you can take a bus or cab to go to your hotel. If you are a new tourist and not familiar with taking the train, the best way to go to your hotel is via taxi cab.
You don’t have to worry about finding an accommodation in Tel Aviv because there are plenty of hotels throughout the city. Most of the hotels are nearby to the beaches and within a few minutes of driving distance to the markets and shops. Luxurious high end hotels that are operating in Tel Aviv include Dan Panaroma, Hilton Tel Aviv and Carlton Hotel Tel Aviv.
Hotels located in front of the beach are usually luxurious hotels with 5 star ratings. Luxurious hotels are equipped with facilities like gym, swimming pool and spa. Hotels located across the beach are usually hotels that have 3 – 4 star ratings. Lots of buses will pass by the road across the hotel near the beach every day. If you are looking for a cheaper place to stay, you can stay in boutique style hotel. Many boutique hotels are located in good location near to the shops.
While at Tel Aviv, you should visit the beaches. Supervised beaches with lifeguards on duty include North Tsuk Beach, Gordon Beach, and Charles Clore Beach. The Red Sea also known is Eilat is suitable for tourists who want to go snorkeling or scuba diving. In the Dead Sea, you can float above the sea water without any effort at all. The lifeguards are available from morning until the afternoon. The temperature of the beaches are not very low and suitable for swimming year round. Not all people go to the beach to swim. Some people go to the beach to bask under the sun or have a cup of coffee at the beach cafe. The beach season officially starts on the 23rd April every year.
You can take a walking tour around Jaffa to explore the area. At Jaffa, you will find a clock tower landmark and a Turkish prison. You can walk over to the right side of the Jaffa street to go to the Old Jaffa where you can find the Pisga Park. The Old Jaffa has a lot of alleys. At Pisga Park, there is a lookout that gives you a fantastic view of the city of Tel Aviv. Lots of restaurants can be found at the Jaffa area. You can have a shakshuka breakfast at the Dr. Shakshuka’s restaurant. There is also a flea market where you can visit to do your shopping. You can visit the museums in Tel Aviv to learn about the history and culture of the Jewish people in Israel. Some of the museums you can visit in Tel Aviv are North Tel Aviv, Eretz Israel Museum, The Israel Museum, Palmach House, and Ben Gurion House, Rokach House Museum and Bialik House.