Tel Aviv is a city in Israel. The city was founded near the city of Jaffa at the beginning of the 20th century. Tel Aviv is the economic and cultural capital of the State of Israel, most of the embassies of the world countries are in Tel Aviv and it is in the territory of the Jewish state under the partition plan of 1947. After the establishment of Israel the municipalities of Tel Aviv and Yaffa were united to one municipality, but in practice these are separate cities. Tel Aviv is a vegan-friendly city, it has quite a few vegan and vegan-friendly restaurants and cafes and a lot of vegans live, work and eat in it.