Month: May 2016

Make Your Cheese And Eat It Too

SO YOU’RE LACTOSE INTOLERANT, VEGAN, OR SIMPLY GIVING UP ON SOME FOODS? IT’S NO SECRET THAT BEING ON A SPECIAL DIET IS CHALLENGING, ESPECIALLY WHEN YOU HAVE TO STAY AWAY FROM THAT DELICIOUS SLICE OF PIZZA OR THAT MOUTHWATERING MELTED CHEESE SANDWICH. DON’T WORRY, AL RIFAI’S GOT YOU COVERED! WE DID ALL THE DIGGING WE

Phillipe: The Barber of Bliss Street

if you’ve ever been to beirut, you’re sure to have visited bliss street. whether to study at the american University of beirut or to enjoy a mannouche at one of it’s famous bakeries. the thing about bliss street is that it seems to reinvent itself every few years, shops and restaurants always seem to close, paving

Beirut: The Golden Age in Pictures

Oh The 60’s, it was a time when our capital was a vibrant tourist destination or as our parents would say, the world was younger! Beirut had a vibrant and intellectual scene that earned it it’s legendary status of glamour and elegance: the Paris of the Middle East. It was the era that attracted the world’s jet set to this tiny middle eastern country.