US magazine Travel + Leisure
ranked Tel Aviv and Jerusalem among the top five cities in the Middle East and Africa category, in its annual survey of the best cities in the world.
Jerusalem was second place, followed by Tel Aviv in third.
Cape Town was rated first on the list, with Cairo and Dubai fourth and fifth, respectively.
The survey, now in its 16th year, rates cities according to various criteria including culture, art, food, shopping, sites and more.