Category: Travel

BACK TO THE AGE OF CHOUIEFAT

Traveling down the highway from Beirut towards the south, you will find yourself in a large town called chouiefat. believe me, it wasn’t always such a large city and my childhood summers in the cozy village was always filled with natural scenery, families that knew each other for decades, and heaps of tradition. sit tight and grab a

2000 Years of History: The National Museum of Beirut

Lebanon is booming with culture and whether you’re visiting its great city or currently living here, the National Museum of Beirut is definitely a must-visit. Even if you weren’t a history nut (NUT, get it?), this museum will give you an entirely new take on more than 100,000 ARTiFACTS that are available on display showing our country’s amazing treasures.

Beirut’s Little Bricks of Hope

If you’ve ever taken a stroll down the streets of beirut, you might have noticed some bizarre Legos in the Building cracks or pavements. If you also wondered who put them there, then join the club! It wasn’t until we found a little heart painted on the wall with the name Dispatch Beirut did we realize

Beirut – Below Sea Level

There is a whole other world below the waters of Lebanon, and that’s where we are going! With our gear at the ready, we dive head first to explore the wonders of the ocean. Lebanon is known as the place to be if you want a diving area that is a bit “odd” – in a

Bringing Beirut’s Streets to Life

The city known for its vibrant night life, its wondrous history, and its amazing food is now taking on a new trend. Beirut comes to life by making a name for itself as a hub of street art. The, once rare, art scene is now booming in the heart of the city and adding a

Lebanon’s Road to Rio

Got your sun hats? Your sun block? What about that crazy attitude? Then here we go on the Road to Rio! This year the Olympics makes its way to the sandy beaches of Rio de Janeiro where you get your chance to mingle with the Cariocas. Whether you are catching a plane to the event

Discover the Islands of Northern Lebanon

Is your desktop background a wallpaper with white sandy beaches and palm trees? Ever dreamed of escaping to that same island? So did we! So buckle up, we’re off to the North! Yes, you’ve read that right! The North of Lebanon, just off the coast of Tripoli is actually home to wonderful little islands called

Our Little Summer Coup De Coeur

One of the great things of spending your summer traveling and exploring is that you get to discover beautiful places that are truly breathtaking! This time, we went to the north of lebanon, direction Batroun and we didn’t stop there. You guessed it, there’s this one little village located between Chekka-El Hereh and Tripoli: Anfeh.

How The World Celebrates Eid

Eid Mubarak, Ikhtar Mubarak, Ciid Wanaagsary, or Iyi Bayrambar, It doesn’t matter in which language you say it, the world is celebrating! the perfect conclusion to the Holy month of Ramadan is uniting all muslims in different ways and traditions to welcome the celebrations of Eid il Fitr. Now that the three-day holiday is upon

The Magic Of Ramadan Around The World

THE MAGIC OF RAMADAN ISN’T ONLY ABOUT THE MANY FAMILY GATHERINGS AND THE FOOD. IT’S ALSO ABOUT THE SPIRIT OF HAPPINESS, FORGIVENESS AND SELFLESSNESS; AND THIS JOY IS REFLECTED IN THE MANY CELEBRATIONS ALL AROUND THE WORLD! AS WE’VE JUST STARTED OUR JOURNEY INTO THE HOLIEST MONTH OF THE YEAR, WE WOULD LIKE TO TAKE YOU ON