Known as “The Miami of the Middle East”, Tel Aviv certainly has a lot to offer. It’s a wonderful mix of cosmopolitan lifestyle, historical landmarks and glorious sunshine.
Tel Aviv is completely different from any other city in Israel. The whole city has a completely modern feeling that gives it a uniquely vibrant ambience. The city is constantly bustling so, whatever time of year you book your flights from Malta to Tel Aviv, you will be greeted by the city’s electric atmosphere.
Packed with activities for everyone, Tel Aviv has an impressive array of colourful markets, serene parks, pristine beaches and fascinating museums. There is so much to see and do that it’s difficult to fit it all into one holiday. There are a number of main attractions you absolutely must see on your first time.
If you’re looking to immerse yourself in the local culture, you should definitely check out some of the art exhibitions and museums. The Eretz-Israel Museum and the Tel Aviv Museum of Art are well worth checking out. Also worth a visit is the beautiful Bialik Square. Here you will find a multitude of different museums and art displays confined to a peaceful square of whimsical buildings from different eras from the city’s past.
If you’re looking to do some shopping while you’re here you’ll be happy to know that you will be spoilt for choice. The Jaffa Flea Market is full of boutique shops, cafes, bars and brightly coloured stalls. With the vast amount on offer here, you could easily spend a day pottering around the area. The Carmel Market is also well worth your time. Located in the Yemenite Quarter, it is the busiest street market in Tel Aviv and is the very essence of the city.
Of course, a trip to Tel Aviv would not be complete without spending some time relaxing on the beach. Take a stroll down the city’s main beach, Gordon Beach and you will find an array of sunbeds, ice-cream vendors, outdoor gyms and seaside restaurants. The beach is always brimming with activity so you will also find some way to pass the time here. If you’re looking for some serenity away from the beaches, you can go to one of the parks in Tel Aviv. Check out Independence Park and Park HaYarkon.
Tel Aviv being the vibrant city that it is, you can expect it to get very lively once the sun goes down. There are so many options available in the city to grab a few drinks. From beach bars, to quaint little wine bars and everything in between, Tel Aviv has it all.
Tel Aviv truly is an amazing city that you should experience at least once in your life. If you’re looking for a holiday that can combine elements of excitement and relaxation ever so effortlessly, then you should book flights to Tel Aviv.