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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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  • Had a fun excursion shopping for a Bat Mitzvah gift and checking out the retail clothing chain stores on Ben Yehuda. I bought a little lovely necklace, a sweater, and then browsed at the art work and ...  more »
  • Nice walk in shady streets. The local vendors offer all sorts of foods and goodies to taste, buy and experience. 
  • סתם לעבור ברחוב בן יהודה עושה לי טוב. גם לקנות משהו פה ושם. ציינתי שחשוב בעיני לראות פעילות כלכלית במרכז י-ם, כי הרגלי הצרכנות עוברים לצערי לקניונים, לטעמי הם מפלצות בטון גדולות (יש להם את היופי והזכו...  more »