Tel Aviv is one of the world's most vibrant cities and while it's brimming with buildings that are hundreds of years old, it's undeniably modern. It's the first to have free WiFi throughout the entire city and Tel Aviv is on the cutting edge when it comes to everything from tech to art.
You could spend weeks lounging on a beach along the Mediterranean, shopping local designer wears and indulging in the wide variety of culinary and nightlife offerings, but no visit would be complete without a day trip to the Western Wall. While there are serious dangers in much of the Middle East, you'd be hard pressed to sense any of them in Tel Aviv. For a look at where to sleep, shop, eat and more while vacationing on the Israeli Mediterranean coastline, check out our guide.