Hop-On Hop-Off: Beirut Tourist Bus Map Unveiled

City Sightseeing has finally landed in Lebanon with its trademark Hop-on Hop-off tourist bus around the city of Beirut! The company was founded in 1998 in Seville and since then has expanded to other cities in Europe. Over the years, the franchise has expanded over several continents. Finally, this weekend, the double-decker bus was on its way in Beirut. Holding up to 65 passengers, the bus follows a unique route that includes 15 stops and…

CitySightseeing Buses Coming to #Beirut

City Sightseeing is the world's largest open-top, double-decker sightseeing tour bus operator, and it's apparently coming to Beirut very soon. According to Beirut.com, the buses will have 16 different stops in Lebanon’s most historical sites, and the tickets for these rides will be sold in different places such as ABC malls, Beirut Souks and many other places where a booth for City Sightseeing Lebanon will be available. There's already an Instagram page @citysightseeinglebanon/ and a…
Lebanon

Transavia Lyon-Beirut Route Officially Launched

11 months ago
Announced in October 2018, the new lane has launched last Saturday, April 13, linking Lyon, once a week on Saturday, to Beirut, starting at 79 € (one way, all taxes included). The plane takes off ...
Lebanon

Byblos to host Greek Festival this June

1 year ago
Starting June 7th, and for three consecutive days, Byblos will be transformed into a Greek city, with the biggest event of its kind to come to Lebanon. It will include Greek travel agents to promote ...
Art

“La Nuit des Musées 2019” set for April 6

1 year ago
The 6th edition of “La Nuit des Musées”, during which Lebanese will get to visit most of the country’s museums for free, has been set for April 6, 2019. Last year’s edition took place on ...
Lebanon

5th Century Byzantine Village Discovered in Zaarour

1 year ago
The “Al Jawzeh” project has been on since 2012, but it was not until last week that the results of the digs were announced by archaeologists Lina Nacouzi and Dominique Pieri at a conference held ...
Art

Sursock Museum Cites Economic Constraints, to Close Twice Per Week Now

1 year ago
Starting Monday February the 18th, the Sursock museum will be closed on Mondays and Tuesdays. The sad Facebook announcement came as a result of “economic constraints” it is facing: In the face of increasing economic ...
Lebanon

Saudi Arabia Lifts 15-month old Travel Ban on #Lebanon

1 year ago
The 15-month old travel ban Saudi Arabia imposed on Lebanon in November 2017 following security concerns, has been lifted off following the latest government formation. A flock of Gulf tourists is expected to flood the country ...
Lebanon

Updates Regarding The “Smuggled” Phones Customs Fees in #Lebanon

1 year ago
Following a few posts that went viral last week, with Lebanese citizens ranting about the new phone customs set by the MOT for personal users to pay, a few clarifications and a glimmer of hope ...
Automotive

An Amazingly Handy Bus and Van Map of Greater Beirut

1 year ago
I recently came across some fantastic maps for bus routes running in Greater Beirut, drawn by [LebaneseBuses] and [Bus Map Project]. You can find other routes leading outside Beirut on the website: busmap.me There’s an Android app for ...
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