The ancient port city of Jaffa, perched on top of a hill, has been overlooking the Mediterranean for thousands of years. It is believed that it is named after one of Noah’s sons, Japhet, who founded the city after the flood. As one of the world’s oldest ports, Jaffa has a long history and was once the main entry point of Israel. Today the port is teeming with life, lined with restaurants, organic coffee shops, bars, and hip galleries – it is a wonderful mix of old and new! [Read More…]
Manta Ray is the quintessential beachfront restaurant, located on an attractive stretch of beach between Tel Aviv and Jaffa. It has an unpretentious casual atmosphere, tastefully decorated with dark wooden elements and floor to ceiling windows that allow for uninterrupted views of the ocean. Outdoor dining on this restaurant’s long veranda is also possible – just metres away from the ocean, watching the rolling waves becomes part of the experience! [Read More…]
Tel Aviv, Israel’s second largest city is a youthful, vibrant and cosmopolitan hub with beaches competing with the likes of Miami, Rio de Janeiro or Cape Town! It has a vibrant art scene, beach restaurants, chic bars and is famous for its exciting nightlife – the 24 hour culture made it known as ‘The City that Never Stops’. It does not take long until you are sucked into the laid back way of life of this dynamic coastal city where life is lived outdoors!