One of the symbols of Lebanon’s independence is the Rachaya Citadel, where French mandate authorities held the country’s early national leaders captive during the 1943 rebellion that triggered the country’s independence
The Bekaa provides all the ingredients for a perfect fall escape. Follow the road to the historical town of Qab Elias and its surrounding lands to discover a vibrant fruit and…
With the support of USAID, the Qab Elias municipality established a 15-kilometer-long hiking trail in a bid to improve rural tourism in the village.
Revered for its historical sites and traditional way of life, Anjar is a fascinating town set in the heart of the Bekaa Valley. Travel expert Pia Abboud points out just a few of its many highlights.
With stunning fertile lands that stretch as far as the eye can see, the West Bekaa is a great destination that offers everything from an important natural reserve to ancient villages.
In Baalbeck, a unique embroidery technique known as taree remains a secret within the community.
In Deir El Ahmar, a village in Bekaa, a religious project is underway to construct a huge concrete rosary – the largest in the world.
Deep in the heart of the Bekaa, the Ecolodge Taaneyel welcomes its visitors to a unique Bedouin experience.
In 2013, Zahle was adopted within the UNESCO Creative Cities Network as a “Creative City of Gastronomy.”
Nour Farra-Haddad takes us on a trip to the Maqam of Nabi Younes on the coastal plain of Jiyeh, 30km south of Beirut.