Passport Index 2016: The Lebanese Passport Improves in the Global Ranks

Passport Index released its 2016 rankings of the most powerful passports. The website ranked the travel documents by measuring the number of countries that can be visited without applying for a visa. Germany & Sweden came on top of the passport league, while UAE topped the list in the Middle East, followed by Kuwait, Qatar & Bahrain. As for Lebanon, it improved by around 10 ranks but it's still among the worst passports worldwide and…

I’m Off To Montreal For a Week!

I'm visiting Canada for the first time and will be spending 1 week in Montreal with my wife and kid. This is Brian's first flight so I hope it will go smoothly and we won't have too many people cursing at us lol! There are plenty of things to do here from what I've read and I'm excited to meet some old friends. If you have any recommendations, please do share them.
Lebanon

This is #Tripoli: A Beautiful Video by Nader Moussally

8 months ago
3 minutes and 37 seconds that sum up Lebanon’s second-largest city and one of my favorite cities Tripoli. I am over 4,000 years old. I have more than 400,000 children I have never preferred one ...
Critiques

15 Stunning Pictures & Videos from Kfarabida’s Coast

8 months ago
Kfarabida’s coast is a national treasure and shouldn’t be touched. It’s currently under threat after the cabinet approved an old plan to turn the rocky facade into a private yacht club and a huge touristic ...
Lebanon

Baalbeck Ruins Open To The Public For Free For 1 Month

8 months ago
The Ministry of Culture announced today that access to the Baalbeck ruins will be free of charge for one month starting mid-September. Visitors will also have free access to the first ever contemporary art exhibition ...
Lebanon

A Beautiful Aerial Footage of Tripoli by Jonathan Deeb

9 months ago
Check out this aerial footage of Lebanon’s second-largest city and one of my favorite cities Tripoli. For those who wish to visit the city, check out my 20 things to do in Tripoli posts [Part1] ...
Critiques

Saida’s International Festival is Back!

9 months ago
Saida, or Sidon, International Festival, which stopped organizing celebrations since 2009, is finally back this year! The festival will run for four days, starting with a touristic day on September 4th, followed by performances by ...
Food

Travel & Leisure: #Beirut Named The Best International City for Food

9 months ago
Picture by Bethany Kehdy Food is probably the only thing we are still good at in Lebanon and we can still brag about. Nothing beats a typical Lebanese lunch with the tens of hot and ...
Lebanon

15 Stunning Hiking & Biking Views from Akkar & Kobayat

9 months ago
If you are planning a hiking trip anytime soon, North Lebanon and more specifically Akkar has some of the most beautiful hiking trails. As part of the Kobayat festivals, hiking and biking trips are organized ...
Lebanon

Akkar al-Atika Wins Lebanon’s “Favorite Village” Competition For 2016

9 months ago
Qammou3a reserve – Akkar A 10-day long online poll was conducted recently by Lebanon’s French daily L’Orient Le-Jour in collaboration with the Ministry of Tourism where people were asked to vote for their favorite village ...
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