Florentin

Come as you are to the bars and markets that buzz along this bohemian enclave's muraled alleyways.

Locals lounging at hip cafes occasionally set down their craft coffee to browse designer shops in Florentin. As the sun sets, live music echoes down mural emblazoned streets, signaling friends to meet and drink in buzzing bars and markets.

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On the Map

Florentin is bordered by Shabazi, Shapira, Old Jaffa, Giv'at Herzl, Neve Tzedek, Lev HaIr, Neve Sha'anan, and Jaffa

Ben Gurion International Airport 15 minutes by taxi
Tel Aviv Port 15 minutes by taxi
Yarkon Park 12 minutes by taxi
Rothschild Boulevard 10 minute walk

  • Public transit is Possible
  • Having a car is Difficult

Levinski Market: The Focal Point of Florentin

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Shop owners happily hawk Persian spices and Balkan cuisine in this open air street market.

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Cumin, cardamom, saffron, and turmeric.

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Every fragrant corner is fresh inspiration for tonight's dinner party.

Expressive Exteriors, Delightful Interiors

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Locals transform worn walls into lively canvasses.

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Hello, new friends.

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Hello, old friends.

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Interior design shops grace many a street corner.

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Neigborhoods Tel Aviv Vaaknin HR1

Everyone in Florentin knows it's whats on the inside that counts.

Free-Spirited Florentin Nights

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As the day draws to a close, young students congregate at outdoor cafes.

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Flip flops and yesterday's t-shirt? That's alright.

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Leave pretense at the door.

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Come as you are.

Photography

Airbnb works with local photographers to capture the spirit of neighborhoods all around the world. The photography on this page includes work by:

David Vaaknin

David is an editorial and commercial photographer specializing in environmental portraiture, reportage, landscape, travel and lifestyle photography, currently based in Jerusalem, Israel. http://dvphotonet.com/