10 reasons why you should travel to Lebanon

Reasons why you should travel to Lebanon

An absolutely enchanted corner of the Mediterranean, there are many reasons why you should travel to Lebanon. The food is legendary, its stormy past, too. There are countless things to do in Lebanon, many places to visit, people to meet and stories to tell. For now, keep reading for some inspiration on why visit Lebanon …

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Things to do in Lebanon, enchanted corner of the Mediterranean

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Fascinating, controversial and enchanting corner of the Mediterranean, despite its small size, there are countless things to do in Lebanon. Explore its ancient history in the perfectly kept archaeological sites, experience the life of the capital, Beirut, get a sensory overload in Sidon’s souqs and enjoy the Lebanese exquisite cuisine. As a marigold sun prepared …

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In Mleeta, a day with Hezbollah

There is something visceral about Southern Lebanon. Driving up along the harsh mountain ranges that frame its country lanes, around possibly every bend you can find pictures of young men. Nothing fancy, nothing movie-star-like, just a simple photo captioned with their name and the words the population has devoted to them. Words of eternal gratitude …

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Travel beyond tourism, visiting Palestinian refugee camp Bourj El Shamali in Lebanon

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When I travel, I always like to unearth unsung spots, and most of the times they are beautiful places that just need some tourism boost. This, unfortunately, is not the case for this post’s topic. Every region bears within their borders injustice and the dirty remains of a not-so-remote past, and so does Lebanon, especially …

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Cana of Galilee, cave of miracles, wounded town

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Modern Cana of Galilee looks just like an average Mediterranean town, quiet and clinging to tradition. Wandering its streets might reveal some stage of decay, its crumbling buildings do give an impression of neglect, and first-timers will think the local administration needs to look after their community in a better way. While this is out …

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Scents and souqs in Sidon, a sensory experience

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It’s easy to be seduced by the Middle East. A cluster of cultures and civilizations that followed one another, this region of the world never fails to evoke ancestral traditions, romantic tales and out-of-reach places. Overloaded with its cargo of historical and biblical reminiscences, the legendary city of Sidon today is the largest city of …

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