Tel Aviv-Yafo Local Customs

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  • 1. Local Food

    Your Own Pocket Concierge A new App that going to help to look the best places to be in the city! is called "Reserved" you can download it to your iPhone or android, it shows you the best restaurants...

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  • 2. Mimouna Celebrations

    The Mimouna is unique to Moroccan Jewry, and its festivities are celebrated by Israel's Moroccan Jewish community immediately following the conclusion of Passover. The community opens its doors to all...

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  • 3. Israeli Currency

    The Israeli Currency is NIS = New Israeli Shekel, in in short as we say Shekel. From time to time im updating here the Currency rates just to give an idea of the aprx current rate: If you must have an...

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  • 4. Language

    Your Own Pocket Concierge A new App that going to help to look the best places to be in the city! is called "Reserved" you can download it to your iPhone or android, it shows you the best restaurants...

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  • 5. Independence Day

    This photo was taken in Rabin Square in Tel Aviv on the eve of our Indepence Day (26.4). It shows part of a fireworks display and people watching it. We were celebrating 56 years since Israel was...

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  • 6. Weather

    Here is some information about the weather in Israël. I went in august, when a heatwave was there. The temperature in Tel Aviv was then about 38 degrees Celcius, this is not normal for the end of...

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  • 7. Phone Calls

    Making a phonecall? Buy a phonecard at the local store. Just put it in and dial the landcode, arecode without a zero and the number. Calling in Tel Aviv? Area code is three. Furthermore just dial the...

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  • 8. Shabbat (Sabbath)

    Tel Aviv is a very secular city. You wont have any problems finidng open restraunts and "Pitsusiot" (kiosks). But if youre not staying in the center or around you might want to stack up on smokes and...

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  • 9. Service custome (Tipping)

    I'm Israeli, living in a city which is a suburb of Tel-Aviv. This means I spend most of my evenings in Tel-Aviv and know it pretty well, so I was interested in looking at it from a tourist's point of...

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  • 10. Kosher Food

    “KOSHER” comes from ´Kasher´ and means “fit” or “proper”. It is applied to the food that Jews are allowed to eat. According to the Bible only animals that are ruminant are considered kosher. These...

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  • 11. Explore The Best Of The City

    Your Own Pocket Concierge A new App that going to help to look the best places to be in the city! is called "Reserved" you can download it to your iPhone or...

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  • 12. Purim Street Festival in Tel-Aviv

    Purim is a fun holiday, and Tel-Aviv is the place to celebrate it! A central part of the city is then closed to traffic, and for half a day and an evening...

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  • 13. Local Protest

    There is contraversy within Israel between the orthodox Jews, who do not have to serve in the military forces and the more moderated Israeli people who do.There...

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  • 14. Airco's

    It looks like each small business and each apartment has its own airco. Often rooftops and side walls of building are loaded with airco's and solar power water...

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  • 15. Judaism on the wall

    While you stroll the small streets of Neve Tzedek you will see on the walls posters with script from the Bible and Tora; in the last ten years we have many...

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  • 16. Pride Parade

    For those who come to Tel Aviv in June , every year the pride parade is taking place here.The parade is for Transexuals , Lesbians and Homosexuals fight for...

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  • 17. Leaving it late

    Tel Aviv is famous throughout Israel as a 24 hour city, where people are just going out at the time people in the rest of the country are going to bed. At night...

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  • 18. Passover (Pesach) 2004

    Passover (Pesach) is the 8 day observance commemorating the freedom and exodus of the Israelites (Jewish slaves) from Egypt during the reign of the Pharaoh...

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  • 19. Beer Festival

    Every year, usually in the middle of the month of August, Tel Aviv is becoming the city of beer. Last Summer (14-17 August, 2003) this festival took place by...

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  • 20. Playing Matkot

    Does it have an English name ? Yes thats a real culture here in Israel, Summer or winter time (when its not tooo cold and stormy) people like to play that game...

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  • 21. Streets statues.

    On the last couple of years Tel Aviv municipality has asked from well known artists to creat statues which will be standing on streets for a while. Last year it...

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  • 22. Recycle your PET bottles and waste paper

    You have to drink a lot when outside. Recycle your empty PET bottles and waste paper; collection containers are all around.

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  • 23. under constr get a massage

    Neve Tzedek SpaSuzanne Dalal Center7 yehieli st. neve tzedekOpening hours:Sun-Thu 09:00 – 22:00Fri 09:00 – 18:00Sat 10:00 – 19:00

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  • 24. Tel-Aviv beach

    The Tel-Aviv beach is one of the main attraction of this city, especially during the hot summer days it is the place to get cool down.... or to get hot :)

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  • 25. Friends

    I want to thank my Israeli friends, who learned me about their culture and showed me around parts of the country.Thanks Nathalie and Sigal and all the other...

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