Israel: White City by Stefan Boness

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A detail of the foyer in the Bauhaus style building at 8 Resh Galuta Street in Jaffa built by architect Ahmed Damiaty in 1935. Tel Aviv is known as the White City in reference to its collection of 4,000 Bauhaus style buildings, the largest number in any city in the world. In 2003 the Bauhaus neighbourhoods of Tel Aviv were placed on the UNESCO World Heritage List.