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  • What to Pack: Tel Aviv

    This balmy Mediterranean city is rich with history, culture, and a fantastic culinary tradition. Discover the buzzy metropolis decked out in these chic-meets-casual duds.

    Posted by Bee Shapiro on October 28, 2013 at 1:54:25 PM EDT in Style
  • A Guide to Tel Aviv's Best Beaches

    Tel Aviv's culture and beach lifestyle are intimately intertwined, with both day and night seemingly revolving around the beach. Here, a guide to savvily navigating its shores.

    Posted by Karina Martinez-Carter on October 21, 2013 at 10:00:21 AM EDT in Outdoors
  • Hip Shenkin Hotel Opens in Tel Aviv

    Tel Aviv is home to a hip new hotel, smack in the center of its coolest 'hood. The Shenkin Hotel is modern, with a chic rooftop terrace, Dead Sea-sourced bathroom amenities, and lots of local pride.

    Posted by Kristine Hansen on October 02, 2013 at 8:56:54 AM EDT in News, Hotels
  • Israel Itineraries: Beyond the Religious Sites

    Israel is often visited for the holy sites of the world's three major monotheistic religions. But with great food, thrilling adventures, and a thriving nightlife scene, there's much more to this diverse country.

    Posted by Caroline Trefler on March 27, 2013 at 11:26:06 AM EDT in Trip Ideas
  • Insider's Guide to Jerusalem

    Renowned Israeli-born chef and New York Times-acclaimed cookbook author Yotam Ottolenghi recently released a follow up cookbook, Jerusalem, which turns back to the foods he grew up with. Here, he leads us to the best eats in Jerusalem.

    Posted by Fodor's Guest Blogger on October 18, 2012 at 4:59:34 PM EDT in Trip Ideas
  • Fodor's Travel Tastemaker: Southern Chef (and Charmer) Hugh Acheson

    Our first Fodor's Travel Tastemaker is none other than Southern (er, Canadian) chef-extraordinaire Hugh Acheson. We talked with him about all things food—road trip snacks, great meals he had in LA, and his upcoming trip to Israel.

    Posted by Fodor's Editors on October 03, 2012 at 12:50:26 PM EDT in Restaurants, New at Fodor's
  • Your Most Transformative Travel Experiences

    We recently asked you, dear readers, about your most unforgettable travel experiences. And boy did you deliver—here are some of the most life-changing stories you told us.

    Posted by Fodor's Editors on May 29, 2012 at 3:27:07 PM EDT in Trip Ideas
  • Insider's Guide to Tel Aviv

    Tel Aviv, the sunny city on the Mediterranean, has been heating up lately. It's filled with lively cafes, innovative dining, and an all-night party scene. Here's an insider's list of places to see and be seen.

    Posted by Bee Shapiro on May 02, 2012 at 1:48:23 PM EDT in Trip Ideas, Trip Ideas
  • Art News: Tel Aviv Museum of Art Opens New Building

    The museum that holds Israel's largest collection of modern and contemporary art just doubled its exhibition space today with the opening of its new Herta and Paul Amir Building.

    Posted by Rachel Klein on November 02, 2011 at 1:30:00 PM EDT in Trip Ideas
  • Israel: Save room for breakfast

    If you’re staying at a hotel, expect a substantial (even extravagant) buffet with breads and rolls, yogurts, hummus, cheeses, fresh vegetables and chopped salads, fruits, and even American-style foods such as pancakes and granola. This Israel breakfast is often included in the room price, but check. Some cafes serve the same spread. It’s enough to hold you for hours.

    Posted by Fodor's Editors on November 30, 2010 at 2:00:00 AM EST in Travel Tips