Bride of the sea

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the city of Venice.

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In Jaffa, she seeks out a seaside neighborhood called "The Bride of the Sea," an old photograph of which she carries with her.
In his "From Bride of the Sea to Disneyland: the Role of Architecture in the Battle for Tel Aviv's Arab Neighborhood," Mark Levine articulates the process by which Israel has attempted to absorb the Palestinian Arab city of Jaffa into Tel Aviv -- a rather new city without traditional appeal.