When in Barcelona, Drop by Beryti

If you're planning a trip to Barcelona anytime soon, make sure you drop by Bērytī: a newly open Lebanese bistro run by two adventurous Lebanese girls, Cindy and Pamela. Both were disappointed with Lebanese food places when they visited the Spanish city back in 2013 and jokingly decided to come back and open a true authentic Lebanese bistro. Fast forward to 2017, both quit their jobs, moved to Barcelona and just went for it! They…

#Beirut Airport to get Fiber Optics & 5G By September 2019

Telecom Minister Mohammad Chouchair announced today that Beirut Airport will be equipped with fiber optics within 10 days and passengers will be eligible for 1 to 2 hours of free and fast internet . Added that, Beirut Airport will be the first in the world to offer 5G, which is not true given that several other airports already offer it worldwide. The last time we were promised decent internet at the airpot was back in…
Lebanon

Nbr of Passengers at Beirut Airport Reached 23,500 Yesterday: An All-time High

1 year ago
Every year around the same time, passengers leaving Beirut go through hell to get to their gates on time. Last week marked the highest number of passengers leaving RHIA in Lebanon’s history, peaking at 23,500 ...
Lebanon

US Raises Visa Prices for Lebanese, B1 / B2 Visas Not Affected

1 year ago
Below is the statement released by the US Embassy in Lebanon a couple of weeks back: The U.S. Government continuously re-evaluates reciprocity schedules worldwide to ensure that U.S. visa issuance fees are commensurate with fees ...
Lebanon

Low-cost Irish Airlines Ryanair establishes new Beirut-Cyprus Route starting October

1 year ago
A lot of low-cost airlines have been recently expressing interest in Beirut, to be added to their destinations. The latest of these is Ryanair, the Irish airlines which has been booming during the last few ...
Lebanon

No more Filling White/Pink Cards for Foreign Passengers at Beirut Airport

1 year ago
A decree was issued by the General Security recently cancelling the process of filling pink/white cards for foreign passengers at Beirut Rafic Hariri’s airport. Passengers had to fill out by hand on a tiny paper ...
Information

MEA Will Be The Launch Customer for Airbus A321XLR

1 year ago
Airbus CEO has recently hinted to a mid-2019 launch of its A321neo jet ever longer legs, an extended-range model dubbed the A321XLR. MEA (Middle East Airlines) have thrown a huge weight behind this aircraft in ...
Automotive

WeGo set to Modernize Public Transportation in #Lebanon, starting in Byblos

1 year ago
A breath of fresh air is reaching Byblos and Lebanon. WeGo, an enterprise founded by Connex, has started working on a regional – and later on hopefully a national – public transport service that is ...
Beirut

Sunexpress airlines to link Beirut to 3 German cities starting this June

1 year ago
A joint venture of Lufthansa and Turkish Airlines, Sunexpress, a company based between Germany and Turkey, has taken over where broken Germania left off in February, compensating for the loss of direct flights made by ...
Lebanon

Pilot Amanda Harrison’s Challenge Brought to a Stop in #Beirut

1 year ago
Pilot Amanda Harrison was set to fly her 1942 Tiger Moth (DH82a) from the UK to Darwin in Australia, crossing over 9,260 nautical Miles and 23 countries in 30 days. The journey was aimed at ...
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