French Presidential Elections (Round 1) Results in Lebanon

Who did the Lebanese-French vote for in the first round of France's Presidential elections? The French Embassy tweeted the official results and surprisingly more people voted for Fillon than Le Pen which is a good sign. Macron got the second highest number of votes. What's also surprising is that around 51% of subscribed voters casted their vote, which is a higher percentage than what we see during Lebanese elections.

#TeamLebanon Finishes First in Monza Blancpain GT series (AM Class), 27th Overall

And they've done it! #TeamLebanon which was led by Lebanese Alex Demirdjian finished in the first spot in their class at the Monza Blancpain GT series Endurance Cup, which is the first of 5 endurance cups this year. The team had some gearbox issues before the start, which forced Alex to start from the pit lane but he made up for the time lost during the race before Abigail Eaton took over and finally Davide…

#LebanonIsCalling from Autodromo Nazionale di Monza

I just landed in Monza yesterday to attend a very special event as Alex Demirdjian, CEO of Demco Properties, is taking part in the Blancpain GT series Cup in a Ferrari 488 GT3 under Team & Car 961. Alex, along British driver Abigail Eaton and Italian driver Davide Rizzo will be participating in the Blancpain GT series Endurance Cup in the AM category. The Blancpain GT Series runs over 10 events with 5 endurance cup…

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

5 days ago
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, Sa├»da, Jbeil & Tyre and made a video out of ...

An Idiotic Response to The Zouk Mosbeh Food Poisoning Incident

1 week ago
We’ve all heard about the food-poisoning incident that took place in Zouk Mosbeh two days ago. Basically three Syrian workers apparently got food-poisoned after Malak el Taouk and one of them died. The Malak el ...

Coca-Cola “Indecent” Billboards Removed in Tripoli

1 week ago
The Association of Muslim Scholars has apparently asked Tripoli’s municipality to take down the latest Coca-Cola billboards as they found them indecent. I am not really sure if they are allowed by law to do ...

There’s a New Night Club in Town Only For Teenagers (Aged 12 to 18 years)

1 week ago
Glow Pub is Lebanon’s first teens-only night club. It recently opened in Furn el Chebbak and only admits kids aged 12 to 18. Obviously smoking and alcohol are prohibited in the club and to make ...