The New Yorker On The Myth of Baalbeck’s Megalith

Photo credit: Deutsches Archäologisches Institut. German Archeologists made an incredible discovery a month ago in Baalbeck when they found right next to the “Hajar Al Hibla” in Baalbeck, the world's biggest ancient stone block. The stone is more than 20 meters long, weighs more than 1.5 tons and nobody knows yet who ordered a 3 million pound megalith to be delivered to Baalbeck or why it got abandoned. The New Yorker dug deeper into this…

LebaneseBlogs 2014 Stats: I Am Lebanon’s Most Prolific Blogger And BlogBaladi Has The Highest #1 Posts in 2014

My favorite Lebanese aggregator just released its stats for 2014 and sorted them into five different top lists: Lebanon's 20 Most Shared posts on Facebook. Lebanon's 20 most shared posts on Twitter. Lebanon's most viral blogger. Lebanon's most prolific blogger. Lebanon's blog of the year. BlogBaladi was featured in three of five categories and I got named Lebanon's most prolific blogger with over 1500 posts last year. The blog also got an honorary mention as…

Lebanon’s New Driving Law To Be Implemented In 2015

We've been hearing about a new traffic and driving law for quite some time in Lebanon, and it looks like the authorities will start implementing it as of next year. The new law is designed to reduce Lebanon's high rate of traffic accidents and will include the points system for drivers, the establishment of traffic schools, a national council for traffic safety and a special traffic unit of the Internal Security Forces. Every driver will…
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Week9: LiveLoveBeirut’s Best Pictures Of The Week

1 year ago
Here’s the story behind the pie – Picture by Tamanna Don’t forget to tag #Livelovebeirut for the best Christmas pictures from around Lebanon during this month. You can follow LiveLoveBeirut on Instagram [Here]. I’m also ...
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Pick Up Your Christmas Ball At Le Gray Beirut To Help Children’s Cancer Center of Lebanon

1 year ago
If you happen to pass by Le Gray Hotel next week, go in and check out their Christmas tree in the lobby. They have Christmas balls signed by the Children’s Cancer Center of Lebanon that ...
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Lebanese ISF Teaching Girls How To Change A Flat Tire

1 year ago
I love how they chose a girl for the picture. I don’t think I’ve ever seen a girl changing a flat tire in Lebanon as there’s always some guy volunteering to do it for her. ...
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Hiba Tawaji Doesn’t Need To Go To The Voice

1 year ago
Hiba is a very talented singer but I don’t know if it’s good idea to take part in the Voice, specially after what happened with Aline Lahoud and Anthony Touma. The judges are very random ...
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