Reading Time: 3 minutes If Beirut had a soundtrack, it would be the rhythmic clanging of construction. It is an ever-evolving city, with new hipster bars, luxury high-rises, and trendy spots popping up every day.
Reading Time: 5 minutes The Shouf region is one of the best preserved and historically rich areas in the country.
Reading Time: 3 minutes Saida’s historic Debbane Palace is one of the few remaining examples of Ottoman architecture in the city.
Reading Time: 4 minutes Located in the Bekaa Valley, Zahle is Lebanon’s third largest city. Known for producing a large share of Lebanon’s wine and arak, it is an idyllic mountain retreat just an hour from Beirut.
Reading Time: 2 minutes For the first time in history, Lebanon will be officially represented at the Venice Biennale of Architecture, with its own national pavilion.
Reading Time: 2 minutes Lebanon’s design community is thriving. From a wealth of incredible talent commanding attention at home and abroad, here is someone to keep an eye on.
Reading Time: 2 minutes On the lonely crossroad of Independence Street and Damascus Road in Achrafieh’s Sodeco neighborhood, once stood the Barakat Building.
Reading Time: 3 minutes Renowned for its outlandish design, we take a unique look at Beirut’s most iconic nightclub.
Reading Time: 4 minutes The Sursock Museum revives its vibrant past, reopening after a big budget restoration project.
Reading Time: 3 minutes Galal Mahmoud, president and partner of GM Architects, talks to us about the renovation of the iconic Le Bristol.