Herzliya Pituach is a mere 10-minute drive north from Tel Aviv. It is situated on the seafront of one of Israel’s most beautiful beaches, playing host to five-star hotels, diplomatic residences, the homes of wealthy Israelis and a cosmopolitan mix of foreign residents. In recent years, the development of a rapidly expanding hi-tech park, the largest marina in the Middle East and a wide variety of entertainment options have been attracting many foreign and Israeli tourists to the area.Considered one of the most prestigious residential areas in Israel, Herzliya Pituach has some 3,200 households. On Galei Tchelet Street, situated high on a cliff overlooking the sea, are the most expensive houses in the country, including the residence of the U.S. ambassador. Many business leaders, foreign residents and diplomats reside in Herzliya Pituach.