First Indoor Karting Circuit Opens in #Lebanon

CityKart is Lebanon's official indoor karting and will be open as of today! The indoor Karting circuit is an impressive 300m within a 3,500SQM indoor area and is located next to BHV Dora. Unlike normal Karts which are gas-powered, CityKart offers electric karts which pollute less, have great acceleration and more torque. I've never driven in an indoor karting circuit so this is pretty exciting news and I think the best part is that it's…

Christiane Amanpour: Sex & Love Beirut Episode

Christiane Amanpour's Netflix special "Sex & Love Around the World" will feature an episode in Beirut. The series, which is a "contextual, acculturated dive into how adults in six, big global cities celebrate love and accentuate sex" will feature six different cities including Tokyo, Delhi, Beirut, Berlin, Accra and Shanghai. I've bookmarked it to watch it this week. Check it out if you're interested.
Baladi

Capharnaüm gets #Lebanon’s first #GoldenGlobeAward Nomination ahead of US release on December 14

8 months ago
Is there a place in the world where Nadine Labaki’s chef-d’oeuvre hasn’t been watched yet? After “The Insult” made it to the final round of the Best Foreign Language Film category at the 90th Academy ...
Beirut

“French in the city: à Beyrouth” – M6 Report Online

10 months ago
On the third episode of the show “French in the city”, which airs on M6 every Saturday night, David Ginola took his community to Lebanon, by following French people’s daily lives, who’ve been residing in ...
Beirut

Beirut is Getting its First Avocado Bar

1 year ago
Avocado bars have been trending for quite some time now worldwide and Beirut is finally getting its first Avocado bar, a restaurant that features fresh avocado in all its dishes. The place is called L’Avo ...
Beirut

Controversial Article 49 of the 2018 Budget Paving the Way for Naturalization?

1 year ago
You’d expect the Lebanese parliament to make the new 2018 Lebanese budget available online or in the papers, especially that it’s the first budget we pass since 2005 but I couldn’t find it anywhere and ...
Architecture

New BIEL Excavations Sneak Peek

1 year ago
After we got some early info of the plans and renders of the new, bigger BIEL set to open in the Tahwita region earlier this month on Gino’s Blog, I managed to get my hands ...
Beirut

Awesome Beirut 360-degree Shot

1 year ago
Check out this beautiful 360-degree shot of Beirut. You can closely check out DownTown Beirut as well as its surroundings. It was captured by Maher Iskandar who has been shooting some awesome drone shots and ...
Beirut

Beirut Street Named after PM Saad Hariri

1 year ago
Beirut Municipality issued a statement yesterday where they agreed unanimously to name one of Beirut’s streets after PM Saad Hariri. Streets are usually named after martyrs, historic and famous people but it’s also common to ...
Beirut

Beirut Airport Expansion Planned To Accommodate An Additional 5 Million Passengers

1 year ago
The airport was originally built in 1992 to accommodate 6 million passengers and obviously need a whole revamp, not just an expansion plan. However the real problem is not only in the airport’s capacity but ...
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