Attaché: A 17 Minutes #Beirut Travel Guide

"You've seen the news, you've read the foreign office state department advisories, the warnings are stark, the language is unambiguous, come to Beirut at your own risk". It took the people behind Attaché months to put together their Beirut episode but it's totally worth it and it's a job well done to say the least! I'd say it's a great video if you are visiting Beirut and staying in Mar Mikhail or Hamra. Armenian Lahm…

Would You Order a Starbucks Delivery?

I just noticed today that Wizmates is now offering delivery from Starbucks. There's no minimum order amount but the delivery charge is 4,500 LBP. I love the idea that Wizmates is delivering for Starbucks now and I would consider it if we are getting for 3 or 4 people not just for me. What's more important though is to make sure the coffee gets here hot. My friend ordered today and was satisfied with this…
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Food

I’m Challenging Techie Dad To Get #FitB4Christmas

6 days ago
I was supposed to do the #FitB4Christmas with a sports drink before Christmas but it didn’t work out, so I thought of challenging my friend and fellow blogger Jimmy to get fit before Christmas. We ...
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Food

First Visit to Pier 78 at Kempinski Summerland Beirut

1 week ago
I was fortunate to receive a pre-opening invite to have lunch at Pier 78, Lebanese cuisine with a seafood twist in the newly opened Kempinski Summerland Hotel & Resort in Beirut. Since I had only ...
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Alcohol

Dewar’s Kickass #ScotchEggClub & #LiveTrue Campaign

2 weeks ago
Dewar’s just kicked off the second edition of their #LiveTrueLebanon campaign. The campaign aims to highlight local creative talents who have transformed their dreams into reality by following their heart and often going against the ...
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Baladi

Hanna Mitri: Lebanon’s Ice Cream King

1 month ago
Newsweek Middle East featured an article on Hanna Mitri’s Al Salam ice-cream shop. Mitri’s mission for the past 67 years has been to create real ice cream without any artificial products and he offers eight ...
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Critiques

Fail: A Hamra Cafe is Offering Discounts on Arguile to Students

1 month ago
A cafe in Hamra called Barjees is offering a 20% discount on Arguile to students and using the slogan “Arguiltak Serr Naje7ak!” to promote his place. I don’t know where to start to be honest, ...
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Food

The Gardens Naccache: The Hottest New Venue in Town

1 month ago
The Naccache Gardens is a new cluster of restaurants, cafes and bars that recently opened in Naccache 50 meters away from Spinneys. There are currently ten outlets open there, including three Lebanese restaurants Enab, Beit ...
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Beirut

My Dinner with Lebanese Michelin-Starred Chef Greg Maalouf at Liza in Achrafieh

1 month ago
Lebanese cuisine is without a doubt one of the most easily recognized and beloved food around the world. Highly diverse Mezza options, exceptionally healthy ingredients and cooking methods, as well as the fact that the ...
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Critiques

A Lousy Breast Cancer Awareness Ad

2 months ago
I’m not sure really sure what they are trying to say with this poster. The quote says “Dedicated to all those who’ve lost the fight and to those who won’t quit the fight” and the ...
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