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Ben Yehuda Street, Jerusalem
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A bustling pedestrian mall with sidewalk cafes, Ben Yehuda Street provides a traditional shopping experience in a vibrant setting. Packed with stalls offering dates, spices, and textiles, the street has street musicians and itinerant vendors. Closed to vehicular traffic, the area teems with curious pedestrians from all walks of life. This secular heart of Jerusalem makes a popular hangout both night and day. Shop for souvenirs and trinkets, and explore the many cozy old-style restaurants. Add Ben Yehuda Street to your Jerusalem travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Jerusalem itinerary maker.
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  • One of the main shopping areas of Jerusalem- many shops, restaurants and places to sit in the middle of what was a street with traffic!! A must see- 
  • This is the place to hang out between Machane Yehuda - the Shuk and the old city. Now that Jerusalem has the light rail, it leads down to Zion Square and Jaffa Street. Lots of action, shops and all ty...  more »
  • Shops, street vendors and out door cafes are the thing here, GOOD food and entertainment is OVER THE TOP, met some wonderful people and just relaxed with a coffee and a smile