Our Town’s Namesake

10 Jan

Theodor Herzl

Theodor Herzl

If you approach the city of Herzliya from Tel Aviv via the A2 you will be greeted by a strange landmark: a large cardboard cutout of Theodor Herzl perched atop a water tower. Well, I imagine it isn’t really made out of cardboard and it is larger than life. Herzl, the city’s namesake, is the founder of modern political Zionism.

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