Tourist Tip #103 Ramat Gan Diamond Museum

Israel is one of the world's leading traders of the shiny girls' best friend, and at this museum located just beneath the trading floor, you can ogle the sparklers and learn a bit about cut and clarity.

Israel is a mecca for polished diamonds, with its exchange in Ramat Gan constituting one of the largest diamond-trading centers in the world. But unless you're a certified diamond trader, the place is off limits to you.