Tel Aviv is Israel's cultural, entertainment and commercial center, offering a view of modern Israel in contrast to some of the better-known historical sites in the Holy Land. It's a much more liberal, secular and sexy city than conservative, religious and sacred Jerusalem. Tel Aviv is dubbed the place to play, Jerusalem the place to pray. Jerusalem is the political capital; Tel Aviv is the pleasure capital.
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