First Bike Lane Prototype Introduced in #Beirut

After getting its first bike sharing station, Beirut just got its first official bike lane. The assembly of the first bike lane prototype was completed two days ago and the first bike tour will take place on April 30 as shown in the invite below. This is a great step forward to turning Beirut into a bike-friendly city. The most important part is to make sure everyone respects the bike lanes and that no one…

Shape of Lebanon

It's always great to hear tourists speak so highly of our country and enjoy it that much. These five tourists toured Beirut, Byblos, Harissa, Baalbek, Saïda, Jbeil & Tyre and made a video out of it lip singing Ed Sheeran's "Shape of you". The video is fun and must have taken a lot of time to produce. Check it out!
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Byblos Bike Sharing System Officially Launched, Bike Lane to Follow

3 weeks ago
Byblos launched two days ago officially the “Byblos Bike Sharing System” and will soon introduce a dedicated bike lane in the city. NNA article says the lane will cover a 50,000 square meter area but ...
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Lebanese Tourism Minister Picks Armenia Over Lebanon

4 weeks ago
When asked to choose between Lebanon and Armenia, Lebanon’s Tourism Minister Avedis Guidanian answered “Armenia”. Guidanian was a host on Mona Abou Hamze’s “Talk of the Town” show and the answer came during the “Heik ...
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National Geographic Needs to Update its Lebanon Guide

1 month ago
National Geographic shared recently a short 1-minute video of Lebanon featuring beautiful NatGeoMyShot pictures taken by locals. The post links to a page where you can learn more about Lebanon but there’s not much to ...
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A Long Weekend in #Lebanon – By Mounia Akl

1 month ago
Travel magazine Condé Nast Traveler shared recently a video by filmmaker Mounia Akl who took them on a tour around Lebanon. The tour was one long weekend where they partied in Beirut, drove to the ...
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Is that $20 Million Saints Route Project a good Idea?

2 months ago
The Lebanese Cabinet approved few days ago a USD 20 million Saints Route project linking the villages in Batroun and Byblos governorates. The aim is “to link Batroun, Edde, Jran, Derya, Douk, Mayfouq, and Annaya, ...
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Fly over Laklouk – Drone Footage

2 months ago
961FastCAM shot this beautiful footage over the snow-covered Laklouk area. Make sure to watch it in Full HD and enjoy the gorgeous views! ...
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Grand Hills Hotel & Spa: Luxury in The Mountains

2 months ago
I’ve been to so many magical weddings and memorable events at the Grand Hills Hotel overlooking Beirut in Broumana over the years. However, it wasn’t till recently that I actually spent a weekend up there. ...
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BBC Wants You To Share Your Beirut Stories

2 months ago
BBC Pop Up is coming to Lebanon for a whole month and they’re asking us to share stories we’d want to tell about our country. They also don’t mind getting help in making some of ...
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