If I Forget Thee, O Tel Aviv

Young Diaspora Jews are increasingly foregoing Jerusalem for the hipper city-by-the-sea, where there's plenty going on to welcome them.

For young Jews around the world interested in exploring life in Israel, there had traditionally been one central destination: Jerusalem. That was the place where they found other English-speakers like themselves, the best job and learning opportunities, and an obvious connection to their religious and cultural roots.