Eurovision 2019

With the highly-anticpated Eurovison 2019 contest happening in Tel Aviv this May, we are compiling a serious to do list for what to see, eat, do, and drink in Israel while you are here. this is your porthole for all things Eurovision 2019

Eurovision 2019 in Tel Aviv: Everything you need to know
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Eurovision 2019 in Tel Aviv: Everything you need to know

When the Eurovision Song Contest will place, where the Euro Village will be setting up, what other events are expected, and what will happen to the shuttle buses on Shabbat?

The new logo & theme for Eurovision 2019 have been revealed!
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The new logo & theme for Eurovision 2019 have been revealed!

The 2019 Eurovision song contest is finally shaping up.

Following the Eurovision 2019: The events of Tel Aviv's White Night have been moved
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Following the Eurovision 2019: The events of Tel Aviv's White Night have been moved

Following the expected arrival of about 20,000 tourists from around the world who will flood Tel Aviv to see the Eurovision up and close

Tel Aviv will host the 2019 Eurovision!
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Tel Aviv will host the 2019 Eurovision!

After Netta Barzilai’s win in the 2018 competition with her song “Toy” she proclaimed “next year in Jerusalem,” however due to the city not meeting the requirements of the EBU to hold the event, the cultural epicenter of Tel Aviv won the bid to host for the first time ever.

Where to stay

The hottest urban Tel Aviv hotels
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The hottest urban Tel Aviv hotels

No one can deny that the beaches in Tel Aviv are spectacular. While having a front row seat to the sandstrip by staying in one of the grand Tel Aviv hotel chains on the beach is one way to go, others prefer staying closer to the urban action.

A budgeter’s guide to Tel Aviv hostels
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A budgeter’s guide to Tel Aviv hostels

Traveling in Israel can be expensive, especially in the non-stop city that calls for non-stop spending at the best markets and malls in Tel Aviv.

The top boutique hotels in Tel Aviv
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The top boutique hotels in Tel Aviv

From a two minute jaunt over to the happening Rothschild Boulevard to breathing in the aromatic chaos of Jaffa's Flea Market, our handpicked boutique hotels are set in the heart of Tel Aviv and Jaffa's major hubs.

The best Tel Aviv hotels
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The best Tel Aviv hotels

Take your plush pick of seaside views or Bauhaus cityscapes from the top Tel Aviv hotels.

What to eat

The best Tel Aviv restaurants
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The best Tel Aviv restaurants

There are so many cool things to do in Israel and things to do in Tel Aviv. There are the beautiful sunny Tel Aviv beaches, and the non-stop crazy Tel Aviv nightlife scene, but the true secret of the city lies in its thriving culinary scene.

The most authentic hummus restaurants in Tel Aviv
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The most authentic hummus restaurants in Tel Aviv

While you can wander down just about any Jaffa or central Tel Aviv street and find at least one – if not more – falafel stands and hummus shops, we’re all about quality over quantity. 

The best Tel Aviv vegan restaurants
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The best Tel Aviv vegan restaurants

While 'being vegan' has become a trendy identifier in the last few years, the local Tel Aviv vegan restaurant scene actually has the chops to back up the goods. 

The best restaurants in Tel Aviv for boozy brunch
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The best restaurants in Tel Aviv for boozy brunch

Tel Aviv knows how to party...hard. And we all know that the harder the party, the harder the hangover. While shakshuka is a delicious Israeli breakfast staple, it can be a touch acidic when trying to cure that morning-after mix of arak and falafel heartburn.

The best shakshuka in Tel Aviv
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The best shakshuka in Tel Aviv

Israel has some of the finest tomatoes in the world, so it’s no wonder they are a daily dietary staple.

What to do

21 Tel Aviv attractions for tourists and natives alike
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21 Tel Aviv attractions for tourists and natives alike

The gorgeous Tel Aviv beaches, the incredible Tel Aviv restaurants, the energetic Tel Aviv nightlife, the mesmerizing museums, great shopping, breathtaking landscapes and so much more - all of these make Tel Aviv so great.

The best beaches in Tel Aviv
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The best beaches in Tel Aviv

With a welcoming coastline, considered a top destination to visit and a selection of some of the best beaches in Israel, we’ve highlighted the most happening Tel Aviv beaches spanning from Jaffa in the south to Tel Aviv Port in the north. For your sand-filled pleasure, spend the day like a local sweating through an intense matkot session, play some volleyball on the Gordon Beach strip, or just lay down and soak up the sun. You don't have to spend a shekel at these beaches; they offer some fun in the sun things to do in Tel Aviv at zero cost. After dark, head for a quick shower at your Tel Aviv boutique hotel or hostel and hit the town for a post-beach bite at some of the best Tel Aviv restaurants serving everything from seafood to Italian. 

Ten free things to do in Tel Aviv
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Ten free things to do in Tel Aviv

​In today’s capitalist world, we've become accustomed to the notion that nothing is really free. Well, we are here to challenge this concept. Here are our top things to do in Tel Aviv that are completely and utterly free of charge. 

The best museums in Israel
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The best museums in Israel

While it's a challenge to round up the top museums in Israel, we accepted the task.

The best things to do in Tel Aviv with out-of-towners
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The best things to do in Tel Aviv with out-of-towners

Your brother, parents or ex-boyfriend-turned-best-friend are coming to town, and the pressure is on to show them a great time.

The ultimate Jaffa area guide
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The ultimate Jaffa area guide

With so much hustle and bustle going on in its White City neighbor, sometimes people forget the beautiful gem of Israeli culture that exists on the southern port.

Eurovision 2018

An interview with Eurovision’s Israeli songstress, Netta Barzilai

An interview with Eurovision’s Israeli songstress, Netta Barzilai

From winning season 5 of “Ha Kochav HaBa” (Israel's answer to American Idol) to releasing Israel’s Eurovision song “Toy”, Netta Barzilai is on a roll. 

Israel for the win: Netta Barzilai takes the 2018 Eurovision title
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Israel for the win: Netta Barzilai takes the 2018 Eurovision title

Sure we all had our hopes up for "Golden Boy," while "I Feel Alive" came too close for comfort, but this year's Israeli participant in the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest was a force to be reckoned with. 

Tel Aviv will host the 2019 Eurovision!
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Tel Aviv will host the 2019 Eurovision!

“And before I leave, let me show you Tel Aviv.” 

Get amped for Israel’s Eurovision song contest at Israel Calling 2018

Get amped for Israel’s Eurovision song contest at Israel Calling 2018

Inviting fans from across Israel and all around the globe, Tel Aviv is hosting a promo event for the greatest Eurovision event Israel has ever seen.