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Experience the Wild West in Lebanon

February 16, 2011 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
Experience the Wild West in Lebanon As far as cuisines and entertainment go, there is hardly any nationality which is not represented in the Lebanon. A  sin fin of restaurants not only in Beirut but all over the country cater to nearly every taste and the same goes for activities and weekend breaks. So...

Wine tastings in Mar Moussa

February 13, 2011 | Food, Travel Tips | Read More
Wine tastings in Mar Moussa Wine making and monasteries have a long tradition, especially in Europe. It may come as a surprise that there are about eight Maronite monasteries in the Lebanon which follow this time honored tradition with a modern twist: producing not only fine wines but organic ones too. One...

Snow shoeing in Zaarour

Snow shoeing in Zaarour January 12, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
Beirut and the Lebanon have the advantage of being an attractive holiday destination in summer and in winter.  All kinds of water sports or just lazing on the beaches along the Mediterranean coastline are summer activities, but the proximity of the snow covered  Lebanese mountains beckons with skiing,...

The Baalbeck Museum

The Baalbeck Museum December 13, 2010 | Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
A visit to the mighty ruins of the Zeus Temple in Baalbeck is already an experience which will stay in your memory forever. Zeus temple Baalbeck But, whilst there, you should not miss visiting the Baalbeck museum too. It’s located within the complex, next to the exit to your left. Admission is...

Hiking in the Lebanon

Hiking in the Lebanon December 8, 2010 | Things to Do | Read More
Hiking in the Lebanon Thanks to its great variety in landscapes from rivers, deep valley, steep mountains, forests and beaches, all within a relatively small country, the Lebanon is a paradise for hikers and nature lovers. Several organizations arrange tours which vary from comfortable to advanced hiker...