Tel Aviv is Israel's economic hub, home of the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange and many corporate offices and research and development centers. Its beaches, cafés, upscale shopping and secular lifestyle have made it a popular tourist destination.
Ben-Gurion Airport (TLV)
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Tel Aviv has a Mediterranean climate with hot summers, pleasant springs and autumns, and mild, wet winters.
Old Jaffa, Neve Tzedek, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Harcarmel Market, Bauhaus architecture, Park Hayarkon, Azriel Observatory, the beaches