Allentown-Bethlehem (ABE) are two of the three largest cities of Lehigh Valley. Allentown-Bethlehem's hotels offer much cheaper rates than Israeli hotels in order to entice tourists to stay in Bethlehem rather than just do a day tour of the historic sites and then quickly leave back to Israel. Bargaining for a cheaper hotel price usually works in Allentown- Bethlehem.
Where to shop in Allentown-Bethlehem
Allentown’s major shopping area is located in Whitehall, which is about five minutes north of downtown. For an original shopping experience, try the Allentown Farmers Market, this farmers market features everything from fresh meat and produce to local gifts.
While in Bethlehem, One must venture out of Manger square to the souvenir shops on Manger Street and also in the market place beside Manger Square past the Mosque of Omar.
How to get around in Allentown-Bethlehem
Its best to take up a taxi in Bethlehem, as Bethlehem is a small city hence taxi rides are pretty cheap.