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Mikve Israel Street
Take a right onto Mikve Israel Street and keep going.
At the time of this recording, the corner here is a work site of Allenby Station - a subway station that is being dug here.
Envious of Paris's Metro, London's Underground and New York's Subway, Tel Avivians have been anxious to get a superb transit solution for quite some time. Actually, plans to do so date back to the 1960's, showing that even in a country like Israel, often dubbed "The Startup Nation", technology cannot undo the bureaucracy. Hopefully, next time you visit here, you'll be able to board the shiny new Red Line - the first underground railway line in Israel, expected to open in late 2021.
Continue along Mikve Israel Street.