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On the Israeli Mediterranean coastline Tel Aviv, founded just a bit more than 100 years ago, is a bustling city with a population over 400.000 spread over 52.0 km2.
Designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2003, comprises the world's largest concentration of Bauhaus style buildings, more than 4000.
Tel Aviv is an economic hub, home to the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange, corporate offices and research and development centers.
It is the country's financial capital and a major performing arts and business center. Tel Aviv has the second-largest economy in the Middle East, and is the 31st most expensive city in the world.
With 2.5 million international visitors annually, Tel Aviv is the fifth-most-visited city in the Middle East and Africa. It is known as "the city that never sleeps" and a "party capital" due to its thriving nightlife, young atmosphere and famous 24-hour culture. (Wikipedia)
Tel Aviv has a hot-summer Mediterranean climate, with sea breeze and high humidity levels. Summer average temperatures range from 24 °C (75 °F) to 32 °C (86 °F) with 35°C heatwaves in the spring . Winters are cool and rainy mostly from December-April, with heavy showers and thunderstorms and temperatures as low as 9 °C (48 °F) to 17 °C (63 °F).
Sunny days are very common throughout the year with more than 300 sunny days annually. Snow is extremely rare. The last recorded snowfall occurred in February 1950.