"Petah Tikwa - This is where i live" Petah Tiqwa by ophiro
Petah Tiqwa Travel Guide: 35 reviews and 59 photos
I was born in petah tiqwa - the meaning of this name is "entrance of hope" or something like that.
all of my life i lived here.
Petach-Tikva was founded in the year 1878 (on 8/8) by a group of pioneers from Jerusalem.
This is one of israels oldest cities.
Some people here on VT told me that my hometown is not a place i should put for tourists to see but i think i should put this page because of the following reasons :
1. this is where i live and if someone wants to read about the place i live i can't hide it.
2. although it is not a touristic place some of the people come to israel for work and not only tourism and Petah tikva has the second largest industrial area so this is a popular place.
Petah Tikva is one of the oldest cities in Israel but because of poor preservation there are no major sights for tourism.
What is so nice in Petah Tikva beside the fact that i live here ?
Some of the most important companies in Israel are located here :
IBM, Intel , Alcatel , Eci , Oracle , Taldor , Gilat , Team for the high tech.
012.net , Bezeqint , Internet Gold and Barak are from the 4 top ISP's in Israel.
Osem one of the biggest comapnies in the food industry is here also.
The best martial arts teachers teach here - Sifu Sapir tal my Kung fu Teacher , Roni Kluger one of the most famous Karate teachers in Israel and Yaron Binyamini a kung fu teacher.
The best hospitals are located here in Petah Tikva - Beilinson and schneider.
- Pros:big but still quiet and a nice place
- Cons:Not a Touristic place
- In a nutshell:My hometown - come and say hello
There is a zoo in Petah Tikva , not as big as the one on Ramat Gan , but still a nice one. The zoo is not a big one and... more travel advice
For a religious travel or an architecture trip you can see the beautiful house of the Lomza Yeshiva that was built on... more travel advice
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