The Art Capital of the Middle East is undoubtedly Tel Aviv. 2012 is the City’s Art Year with a multitude of events from music and dance, to guided tours seeing the street art, workshops and many unusual happenings. But if you cannot visit Tel Aviv this year, then come with me - on a fascinating trip off the beaten tourist trail to a variety of studios and workshops that will absolutely amaze you.
Learn about ‘Israbilly’ and 'Hetrotopian Space'. Puzzled ? Then hear this week’s Walter’s World which will also take you around ancient Jaffa to see how that city is moving into the 21st Century, while still retaining its age-old character. A visitor's paradise with the unexpected around every corner.
Also: A report from the moving memorial meeting at the Park Hotel in Nethania, attended by the victims and their families remembering the intefada’s worst terror attack at that Hotel . Hear about their lives ten years on. And: The latest from the travel scene.
Park Hotel. Credit: Israel National News file photo