Tripoli Lebanon is often confused with the capital of Libya, this Tripoli is one of the poorest cities in Lebanon and has an ancient citadel and mosque.
Lebanon on the Rise: The World is Beiruting Again! By Inka Piegsa-Quischotte When I told my friends that I was going for a few days to Beirut and the Lebanon I had to listen to comments ranging from: “What? On your own? Are you crazy?” to “You better pack your tin hat and bulletproof vest.” […]
Lebanon: Home to Beirut and Beyond By Elienne M.W. Lawson The last time I visited Lebanon was two years ago in the winter. The buildings in downtown Beirut still showed the scars of the civil war, and the cold mountain weather made the ski resorts buzzing hot-spots (or cold-spots) for winter sports and showcasing […]
Beirut’s Hamra District offers many choices for good food at reasonable prices. By Susan McKee Like every metropolis, Beirut, Lebanon is composed of distinct neighborhoods. It’s just not possible to explore the whole city — especially on a first visit. An easy way to get to know a bit of the Lebanese capital is to […]