Mathieu: Best Crêpes in Mar Mikhael

I love crêpes and I'm always looking for new crepe places to try in Beirut. Mathieu opened earlier this year in Mar Mikhael a block from EDL and makes some of the best crepes I've had in Beirut. It's a small nicely decorated shop with a wide variety of crepes and is perfect for a quick bite, after-drinks snack or for delivery. Most crêpe pop-up shops here focus on Nutella & sweet crepes but Mathieu's…

Movie Review: “The Insult” by Ziad Doueiri

The Insult is about a verbal dispute between Toni Hanna , a Lebanese Christian mechanic and survivor of the 1976 Damour Massacre and Yasser , a Palestinian refugee living in camps and working as a foreman in Toni's neighborhood. The dispute quickly turns into a confrontation between the two men when Yasser punches Tony Hard over nasty anti-Palestinian talks and soon escalates into a nationwide crisis and a highly publicized trial that reflects the deep…

8 Cool Samsung Galaxy S8 Features You Should Be Using

1 month ago
I’ve had the Samsung Galaxy S8+ for over a month now and it’s an absolute stunner inside out. Whether it’s the Infinite display, the slick design, the screen quality, the processor, the camera, the UI, ...
Movies & Television

Movie Review: Dunkirk Review [2017]

2 months ago
“Dunkirk” is labeled as a war film but it’s very different from every war film I’ve seen in the past decade. There’s barely any dialogue, no emotions, no flashbacks, no character backstories, no war rooms ...

I’m a Proud Uncle for the Second Time!

3 months ago
My brother’s wife gave birth to a healthy baby girl called Zoe on July 5th, which makes me a proud uncle for the second time. Unfortunately, they live in Portland so I will not get ...

#BlogWaladi: Celebrating Brian’s Two Years in Pictures

3 months ago
It’s true what they say that “Time flies when you’re having fun”. Brian has officially turned two on Saturday and the past 24 months have been tiring but thrilling, exciting and more importantly rewarding. Raising ...

How to Enjoy A Beach Day in Lebanon On a 50,000 LBP Budget

3 months ago
It’s the end of the month, I’m almost out of money (as usual) but the weather is too nice not to be at the beach. I usually spend somewhere between $50 and $70 on my ...

Review: Huawei Mate 9 Pro

4 months ago
I’ve been using the Mate 9 Pro for almost two months now and I can easily say that it’s Huawei’s best smartphone to date. Looking back at my disappointing Mate 8 experience a year ago, ...
Movies & Television

Movie Review: Wonder Woman [2017]

4 months ago
I’m reading all these reviews online and it’s quite shocking to see Wonder Woman get 97% on Rotten Tomatoes, while Batman vs. Superman only got 28%. Here’s a quick review of the movie written by ...

Movie Review: King Arthur “Legend of the Sword”

5 months ago
“King Arthur: Legend of the Sword” is the newest in a long line of renditions portraying the life of famous King Arthur of Camelot, with King Arthur played by “Sons of Anarchy” star Charlie Hunnam. ...