Save Adloun’s Historic Beaches

As if we needed further pollution and crimes against nature in Lebanon, there are plans apparently to turn the beautiful and historic Adloun beach into a fancy sea port. Adloun is small beautiful town in the South that is best known for its prehistoric caves and its beautiful rocky beach. It is the site of a Phoenician necropolis and archaeological finds from the 19th century reveled uncovered human remains from the Paleolithic and Neolithic eras.…

Be Like Michel, Wala 3a Belak Bel

Artist: Hassan Bleibel Be like Michel, Smuggle explosives into the country, call them fireworks. Plan terrorist attacks and assassinations, claim you were a victim of entrapment. Receive money from a foreign country, pretend you were harassed. Plead guilty to all terrorism charges, claim you were trying to avoid a sectarian strife. Get caught in the act transporting explosives in a car, make sure you have your seat belt on. Be like Michel, wala 3a belak…

“Bennesbeh Labokra Chou?” Review From A Non Ziad Rahbani Fan

I just got back from "Bennesbeh Labokra Chou?" premiere at Beirut Souks and the least I could say is that it was a beautiful experience. It felt great to finally watch the original footage and put a face to all these voices that people have been listening to for ages. I'm not even a Rahbani fan and I enjoyed it, so you can imagine how happy Ziad fans were. People were singing along with the…

Meet The Instagram Bro

As soon as I confirmed my trip to Las Vegas to cover the International Consumer Electronics Show , I asked my brother who lives in Houston if he could join for few days to catch up and have some Vegas fun. Luckily for me, he had few days off so he joined me for the whole trip and we had a great time! Of course, there's one part that he didn't enjoy much and that…
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Is The Lebanese Passport The Most Expensive In The World?

2 years ago
via Speaktheblues I was watching Hayda 7aki yesterday and they were comparing the price of a Lebanese passport vs other passports from around the world, so I looked up the world’s most expensive passports and ...
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The Worst Possible Engine Oil Ad?

2 years ago
Source The oil that runs your car can also cook your fries. Tempting isn’t it? Thanks Eli! ...
Lebanon

The Lebanese General Security Did Not Confiscate My Passport

2 years ago
I just got back to Beirut earlier this morning and I got past the General Security just like I do every time. My renewed passport wasn’t confiscated and I wasn’t even warned that I can ...
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The Legendary Palmyra Hotel In Baalbeck: Open Since 1874

2 years ago
I’ve been to Baalbeck quite a few times but I never had the chance to visit the legendary Palmyra hotel there. The hotel is one of the oldest in Lebanon, if not the oldest, and ...
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