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Holiday time for Tomas Berdych but Olympics on the horizon

Posted on July 18, 2012 at 11:45 AM



Tomas might have been defeated at Wimbledon but he decided to pick himself up and enjoy a vacation with Ester in Israel, more precisely in Tel Aviv. Known as "The City That Never Sleeps" Tel Aviv is the second most populous city in Israel.





They stayed at the Hilton Hotel in Tel Aviv


















Tomas took the opportunity to visit Jaffa.



-    Jaffa  is an ancient port city believed to be one of the oldest in the world.

-    Jaffa was incorporated with Tel Aviv in 1950 creating the city of Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel.

-    Jaffa is famous for its association with the biblical story of the prophet Jonah.

 






 


Tel Aviv beach









He also crossed the Wishing Bridge


 

There's a bridge in Jaffa called the Wishing Bridge. The legend says if you touch your zodiac sign and face the sea, your wish will come true.






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