I've been laying on the Gordon beach for months now, without paying a shekel. Even though you have the opportunity to rent chairs or beds for a few shekels, it has never been a problem putting your towel down without one. Maybe an aerial photo isn't the best way to measure the beach?
Australian Islamic State recruiter killed in U.S. airstrike in Iraq (Reuters)
from the article: Are Tel Aviv and Herzliya beaches really free of charge?